FM Qureshi briefs Russian counterpart on situation of IoK
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi held a telephonic conversation with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov today (Wednesday) and briefed him on the current situation of Indian occupied Kashmir(IoK).
Foreign Office in a statement said that the Foreign Minister briefed him on the illegal and unilateral steps taken by the Indian Government to change the disputed status of occupied Jammu and Kashmir and its demographic structure.
He said that these steps by India are against the United Nations Security Council resolutions on Jammu and Kashmir and International Law.
He also apprised his Russian counterpart about the deteriorating situation of safety and security of the population in the occupied Jammu & Kashmir, which has been under curfew for the last ten days.
Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov underlined the importance of resolution of all outstanding issues through dialogue and peaceful means.
The two leaders agreed to continue to work together for peace and stability in the region.