Up to date: Jan 16, 2020 21:36 IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 16 (ANI): The overwhelming majority of the United Nations Safety Council (UNSC) believed that the world physique was not the correct discussion board to debate Kashmir subject, stated Ministry of Exterior Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar on Thursday.
“An effort was made by Pakistan via a member of UNSC to as soon as once more misuse the platform of UNSC. The overwhelming majority of UNSC was of the view that the united states was not the correct discussion board for such points and it ought to be mentioned bilaterally between India and Pakistan,” stated Kumar throughout a weekly press briefing.
Kumar’s remarks come a day after China and Pakistan managed to carry an off-the-cuff closed-door session on Kashmir in the united states in New York greater than 5 months after India revoked the particular standing of Jammu and Kashmir granted below Article 370 of the Structure in August.
“The formal closed-door assembly, subsequently, ended with none final result,” stated Kumar.
He stated that India, in the course of the assembly, highlighted Pakistan’s determined measures to “peddle baseless allegations and current an alarming state of affairs.”
“In our view, it was as soon as once more highlighted Pakistan determined measures to hawk baseless allegations and current an alarming state of affairs it lacks any credibility,” the spokesperson added.
The united states’s closed-door assembly was known as to debate a difficulty referring to an African nation. China made a request to deliberate on the Kashmir subject below the agenda of “Any Different Enterprise Factors.”
No different UNSC member, barring China, commented on the assembly after it ended on condition that it was an off-the-cuff session.
China’s ambassador to the UN, Zhang Jun, warned in opposition to additional escalation between India and Pakistan’s over Kashmir and hoped that the Safety Council assembly would encourage each the international locations to hunt an answer via dialogue. (ANI)