PM Imran Khan set to handle 76th session of United Nations Common Meeting

Prime Minister Imran Khan addresses the seventy fifth United Nations Common Meeting session by way of video hyperlink, on September 25, 2020. — Picture: YouTube

NEW YORK: Prime Minister Imran Khan is about to ship his deal with to the 76th session of the Common Meeting of the United Nations.

This 12 months’s theme is titled: “Constructing resilience by means of hope – to recuperate from COVID-19, rebuild sustainably, reply to the wants of the planet, respect the rights of individuals, and revitalize the United Nations”.

The talk, as a result of COVID-19 pandemic, is being held in a hybrid trend, that means that heads of state or authorities representatives could elect to ship their speech dwell from the Common Meeting Corridor or have a delegate introduce a pre-recorded video assertion.

In response to state media, the prime minister’s coverage deal with — by means of a pre-recorded video assertion — will serve to reinforce Pakistan’s diplomatic outreach and engagement with its worldwide companions and key establishments.

The deal with displays Pakistan’s abiding dedication to multilateralism and affirmation of the United Nations’ central position within the upkeep of worldwide peace and safety, promotion of sustainable improvement, and respect for human rights worldwide.

The prime minister is anticipated to lift his voice towards Indian atrocities in Kashmir and converse concerning the humanitarian disaster in Afghanistan.

Talking on the weekly press briefing on Thursday, International Workplace Spokesperson Asim Iftikhar mentioned, “Jammu and Kashmir might be one of many key areas of focus, apart from the state of affairs in Afghanistan, and different areas of widespread concern together with combating Islamophobia, corruption and illicit monetary flows, in addition to local weather change.”

He mentioned Pakistan would proceed to have interaction with the interim authorities in Afghanistan.

“We proceed to induce the worldwide neighborhood on the crucial of constructive engagement and well timed mobilisation of humanitarian help, on which Pakistan itself has led from the entrance with further meals provides despatched to Afghanistan in latest days,” he famous.

“Let me reiterate that guaranteeing peace and stability in Afghanistan is a shared duty of the worldwide neighborhood,” the spokesperson mentioned.

He mentioned the international minister, who’s visiting the US, has been briefing his counterparts in New York on Pakistan’s file on atrocities by Indian occupation forces in Jammu and Kashmir, and emphasising the necessity for pressing motion to handle the deteriorating state of affairs, “as a result of as we observe, the draconian army siege, extra-judicial killings, torture in custody, enforced disappearances and unlawful detentions are persevering with in India-occupied Kashmir.”

Iftikhar mentioned Pakistan had been advising the worldwide neighborhood that retaining in view the bottom realities and the humanitarian state of affairs, the world ought to have interaction with the interim authorities in Afghanistan in a constructive method.

“We imagine that optimistic engagement with Afghanistan is vital to make sure lasting peace and safety within the area and past.”

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