Hurriyat (m) Conference on Tuesday said that issue of Kashmir is a political and humanitarian concern, lingering for the past seven decades and needs to be resolved to keep both these concerns in view urgently.
On the statement of mediation between India and Pakistan on Kashmir issue by US President Donald Trump, Hurriyat (m) said that people of Kashmir being the most affected party in the conflict have always strongly advocated resolution through dialogue at all levels and among India and Pakistan and every effort and push in that direction is welcome.
Hurriyat said that India and Pakistan are two responsible nuclear power and should they decide, both India and Pakistan can get back to the table and a process can start where the concerns of all sides can be considered and addressed and steps initiated towards resolving the long pending Kashmir dispute.
It will put to end decades-long political uncertainty, perpetual strife and endless pain and miseries for the people of this ill-fated region and resources of both the countries can be put to use for the development of its people rather than to help the arms industry of others. Hurriyat said as in past they will extend all-out support to such a process. Hurriyat said they seek a peaceful resolution of the issue.
Hurriyat said that the United States and all other nations can play a role in asking both the neighbours to talk and resolve the festering Kashmir conflict once for all.