KashmirIssue - UN - US - China and Russia snub Pakistan refuse to intervene


Pakistan suffered a huge setback on the Kashmir issue after being rebuffed in all efforts to seek international intervention against India's decision to revoke Article 370 and split Jammu & Kashmir into two Union Territories.

The biggest blow was the United Nations' rejection of Pakistan's appeal, while the US, Russia, and even its all-weather ally China also refused to interfere in the Kashmir issue.



Details UNSC refused to take cognizance of Pakistan's letter

The UN Security Council refused to take cognizance of Pakistan's letter, seeking intervention in the Kashmir issue, to its President Joanna Wronecka.

Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, in a letter on August 6 to Wronecka and UN General Assembly President Maria-Fernanda Espinosa Garces, sought intervention to ensure that India complies to UN resolutions by reversing all steps that interfere with the J&K dispute.



Article 370 Pakistan calls India's move 'unofficial annexation' of J&K; India denies

Pakistan argued that India's move was an "unofficial annexation" of J&K, terming it a "material change of the situation" and a contravention of the UNSC Resolution 48 of 1948.

However, India said Article 370 came into existence in 1954 -six years after the 1948 UNSC resolution- and removed in 2019. When Article 370's incorporation didn't signal "material change" neither should its removal, argued India.



Secretary-General UN Secretary-General highlights that Simla Agreement rejects third-party mediation

The UN said, "The Secretary-General (Antonio Gutteres) also recalls the 1972 Agreement on bilateral relations between India and Pakistan, also known as the Simla Agreement which states that the final status of Jammu & Kashmir is to be settled by peaceful means, in accordance with the UN Charter."

Guterres didn't offer to mediate but instead highlighted it's a bilateral agreement, which rejects third-party mediation.



Guterres makes an appeal for maximum restraint on Kashmir

Guterres' spokesman Stephane Dujarric said that the UN Secretary-General has called on "all parties to refrain from taking steps that could affect the status of Jammu and Kashmir." Dujarric added, "The Secretary-General has been following the situation...with concern and makes an appeal for maximum restraint."



The US No change in policy on Kashmir: US State Department

Meanwhile, the US has also refused to back Pakistan in the Kashmir issue.

Calling on Islamabad and New Delhi to maintain calm and restraint, the US State Department has, however, made it clear that there is no change in its Kashmir policy, calling for direct, bilateral talks.

It also added that the US maintains that Kashmir is a bilateral issue between India and Pakistan.



China India, Pakistan should resolve Kashmir matter 'properly and peacefully': China

Surprisingly, China also denied support to Pakistan on Kashmir and told its Foreign Minister Qureshi that both India and Pakistan are its "friendly neighbors".

China also said it wants India and Pakistan to resolve the matter "properly and peacefully".

"It should be properly and peacefully resolved based on the UN Charter, relevant UNSC resolutions and bilateral agreement," said Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi.



Russia Russia supports India; says Article 370 removal within constitutional framework

On Saturday, the Russian Foreign Affairs Ministry backed India, saying the abrogation of Article 370 and J&K's bifurcation was "within the framework of the Indian Constitution".

"Moscow expects...India and Pakistan will not allow aggravation of the situation in the region due to the change (in J&K)," it said, adding Russia is a "consistent supporter" of the normalization of the relations between the two neighbors.



Here's what the Russian Foreign Affairs Ministry said on #KashmirIssue



 

6652_5

Category Tag

Related Files

5238_4
Indian Railway Expands Women Quota In AC Trains Will Use Solar Energy To Save Money
Railways have always been Indians’ preferred mode of transport and the credit goes to Indian Railways. Indian Railways has always strived to deliver the best possible service to its loyal customers.
3035_4
Kanche girl Pragya Jaiswal all set to don Khaki
Actress Pragya Jaiswal made a splash with National award-winning Telugu film, Kanche, and her performance in the film didn't go unnoticed. Having recently bagged a plum role in veteran filmmaker K. Raghavendra
2908_4
New Bikes in India 2018
A complete catalogue of New Bikes available in India. Also checkout Latest bike models, prices, current news, bike comparisons and our expert reviews and ratings on top selling Best in India.
6898_4
Five healthy morning habits to help you lose weight
Obesity is downright dreadful, as it could lead to life-threatening health issues like Type-2 diabetes, heart disease, kidney disease, and even certain cancers.
Weight l
3197_4
Warm Water by Wallpaper Stock
The sky above the ocean here is filled with color as the day draws to a close. You can download this HD ocean wallpaper in four different sizes for normal resolutions, wide resolutions, and HD resolutions, as well
5308_4
Top 7 Home Electronics Trends That Will Rule 2019
The new AI-powered consumer electronics are a part of our lives now. More people are coming online worldwide, and the trend will continue to grow. From Smart TVs to AI Smart Speakers to Smart Homes, things are cha
6247_4
How do Jio Fiber plans and services compare with competitors
Reliance Jio has launched its much-awaited fixed-line broadband service, Jio Fiber, in India. The FTTH service offers upto 1Gbps speed, upto 5,000GB of data, and a host of freebies including TVs.
As a new
258_4
Catherine Tresa
Catherine Tresa is an Indian film actress and model who appears mainly in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada films.
2144_4
Gavin McLeod
Zosia Mamet ... Shoshanna Shapiro 48 episodes, 2012-2017 Alex Karpovsky Alex Karpovsky ... Ray Ploshansky 42 episodes, 2012-2017 Andrew Rannells Andrew Rannells ... Elijah Krantz 35 episodes, 2012-2017 Ebon Moss-B
6957_4
Samsung launches two new Galaxy M Series smartphones in India
As an addition to its M series of smartphones, Samsung has launched the Galaxy M10s and Galaxy M30s in India. The handsets arrive as the upgraded versions of the already available Galaxy M10 and Galaxy M30 ph
2087_4
Karel Marquez
K Brosas (b. 1975) Karel Marquez (b. 1986) Karen delos Reyes (b. 1984) Karen Reyes (b. 1996) Karla Estrada (b. 1976) Karylle (b.1981) Kat Alano (b.1985) Kate Valdez (b. 2000) Kathleen Hermosa (b. 1993) Kathryn Ber
6095_4
How to get Google Live Transcribe feature on any Android smartphone
At the Google I/O 2010 developers conference, Google showcased some new features that will help people with impaired speech to communicate in their day-to-day life by making some improvements in voice recognition
7060_4
Can walking help you lose weight - Here are some tips
From regulating blood pressure to boosting mood, regular walking is known to offer various health benefits. But can it also help you lose weight?
Since walking is a mild form of exercise and contributes to
33_4
Leggy lady Adriana displayed her perfect pins in an asymmetric pale blue dress
Leggy lady: Adriana displayed her perfect pins in an asymmetric pale blue dress, which clung to her hourglass shape. Selfie time: The pair took their
6019_4
Happy Holi 2019 Wishes Images Wallpapers
Happy Holi 2019 Wishes Images, Wallpapers, Quotes, SMS, Messages, Status, Photos, Pics: This year, celebrations for the day will begin on the evening of March 20 and will continue till the evening of March 21.
3091_4
Lisa Haydon Career HD Wallpapers
Haydon wanted to be a yoga teacher at the age of 18. Studying psychology on the side, she took her friend's suggestion to pursue modelling to pay for the classes and rent. She started modelling in Australia wi
6141_4
Indian Army NCC Entry Online Form 2019
Name of Post: Indian Army NCC Entry Online Form 2019
Post Date : 13 July 2019 | 03:33 PM
Short Information : Join Indian Army Are Invited to Online Application Form for the Recruitment of NCC Speci
5374_4
How to Manage Multiple Instagram Accounts
This week, Instagram rolled out a new feature that allows you to post an image across multiple accounts, or even post an image on more than one account at the same time. Though that sounds like a niche feature cre
2746_4
priyanka chopra wiki
Chopra's first film of 2012 was Karan Malhotra's action drama Agneepath, in which she starred with Hrithik Roshan, Sanjay Dutt and Rishi Kapoor. Produced by Karan Johar, the film is a remake of his father&
3052_4
University of Oxford Organisation
As a collegiate university, Oxford's structure can be confusing to those unfamiliar with it. The university is a federation, comprising over forty self-governing colleges and halls, along with a central admini
4137_4
How to send WhatsApp messages to people not in your contact list
Almost everyone who uses a smartphone knows what purpose WhatsApp serves. The instant messaging platform has a basic function of sending a message to your contacts. However, having a number saved in your contacts
Home » Updates » Daily Update
 
Fun2Ind.com