FM Qureshi meets UNGA president, UN secretary normal in New York


Minister for Overseas Affairs Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Friday met the United Nations Common Meeting President Abdulla Shahid and United Nations Secretary-Common Antonio Guterres on the sidelines of the United Nations Common Meeting’s 76th session.

Throughout his assembly with the UN president, the international minister apprised him of the human rights violations in India-occupied Kashmir.

Qureshi stated that Pakistan hopes the United Nations will grant the Kashmiris their proper to self-determination as enshrined within the related UN resolutions.

Abdulla Shahid poses after an interview with Reuters in New Delhi, India, January 16, 2020. REUTERS/Alasdair Pal
Abdulla Shahid poses after an interview with Reuters in New Delhi, India, January 16, 2020. REUTERS/Alasdair Pal

The international minister additionally burdened on worldwide cooperation to avert a wanting humanitarian disaster in Afghanistan and for international locations to step up and supply monetary help for the nation’s growth.

Throughout his assembly with the UN secretary-general, the international minister briefed him concerning the newest developments within the area and the 2 dignitaries mentioned problems with mutual curiosity, together with Afghanistan.

Guterres “expressed appreciation for Pakistan’s profitable presidency of ECOSOC and in UN peace operations”, in keeping with a press release by the UN spokesperson on Twitter.

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