KL NEWS NETWORK
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif who arrived in US Tuesday on his three-day official visit has highlighted importance of resolution to Kashmir dispute for the lasting and durable harmony in South Asia.
Speaking to Pakistani American community, Sharif said that Pakistan wanted good relations with all its neighbours, including India, and was making sincere efforts for durable peace in the region.
“The entire world knows that Kashmir is the root cause of tension in the region,” said the Prime Minister while referring to the UN resolution on the lingering dispute which calls for giving right of self-determination to the Kashmiri people.
“If we sincerely want to bring peace to the region, we will have to resolve the Kashmir issue.”
Expressing resolve to have cordial ties with all neighbours, PM Sharif said that India’s response to efforts for peace has not been encouraging.