Prime Minister’s decisions in the wake of unprovoked aggression of Indian security forces across Line of Control

Press Information Department Press Release

Islamabad, September 29, 2016 (PPI-OT):In the wake of the unprovoked aggression of Indian security forces across the Line of Control, and deteriorating situation in the Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has decided to:

Convene Cabinet meeting on Friday where deteriorating situation in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir will be the top agenda. Besides, PM will discuss the evolving situation after his UNGA visit and constructive bilateral meetings with Heads of State / Government, and UN Secretary General to consolidate the gains during the Prime Minister’s visit to New York.

On Tuesday, a meeting of National Security Committee with special invitation to all the Chief Ministers to deliberate at length the emerging scenario across the Line of Control and brutal state oppression in IOK.

On Wednesday, Joint session of the Parliament to reaffirm the national resolve for safeguarding the sovereignty and preserving the territorial integrity of the motherland against any kind of external or internal threat as well as reiterating the moral, political and diplomatic support to the people of IOK. PM will take nation and Parliament into confidence.

No power can deter us from supporting our Kashmiri brethren in their just and legitimate struggle for the exercise of their right to self determination guaranteed to them by the UNSC relevant resolutions, the Prime Minister stated.

Jammu and Kashmir dispute is an unfinished agenda of the partition of the sub-continent.

No external force has the capability or capacity to challenge the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Pakistan. We have the best Armed Forces in the world and we are proud of that, the Prime Minister said. Above all, the entire nation is standing behind our valiant Armed Forces.

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