The United Nations Safety Council (UNSC) is ready to debate the alarming human rights state of affairs in Indian-occupied Kashmir (IoK) for the second time in lower than six months, The News Observers reported Tuesday.
A gathering of the united states on the present IoK state of affairs has been scheduled for January 15, in response to studies. The council had final mentioned the Kashmir problem in August.
Sources mentioned the UN Army Observer Group is prone to temporary the members of the Safety Council on the quickly deteriorating state of affairs alongside the Line of Control (LoC) between nuclear-armed Pakistan and India.
The sources additionally mentioned Overseas Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, who’s on a three-country journey, will arrive in New York as we speak. The assembly comes a month after the overseas minister had penned a letter to the United Nations figuring out ceasefire violations by Indian troops alongside the LoC.
Sources mentioned Tuesday that China had performed a key function in convening the assembly. Qureshi had earlier mentioned that China shared Pakistani considerations in opposition to India.
In a letter to the UN, Qureshi had earlier expressed considerations over Indian army motion and missile deployment in occupied Kashmir, asking the UN to convene an emergency assembly to debate the matter.
Members of the united states had met for the primary time in over 5 a long time in August final yr to debate the crucial human rights state of affairs in Indian occupied Kashmir.
The UN council had urged all events to the dispute to chorus from taking any unilateral motion. The assembly had been convened on the request of China and Pakistan, however was carried out behind closed doorways. There had been no official missive on the assembly following its conclusion.