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Minister: (FM terms Kashmir, Palestine disputes as UN’s most glaring and long-standing failures)

Islamabad
Islamabad:Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said the Jammu and Kashmir and Palestine disputes are the UN's most glaring and long standing failures. Virtually addressing the 75th Anniversary of the United Nations in New York on Tuesday, he said the people of Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJ and K) still await fulfillment of the commitment made to them by the United Nations to grant them their right to self-determination. Referring to the UN role he said it addressed an historic need "to save succeeding generations from the scourge of war"; to reaffirm equal and fundamental rights of men and women and nations large and small; and to promote better life in larger freedoms. The Foreign Minister said today the UN resolutions and decisions are flouted; internati...

Minister: (FM renews Pakistan’s call for establishment of independent state of Palestine)

Islamabad
Islamabad:Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has renewed Pakistan's call for establishment of independent state of Palestine on the basis of internationally agreed parameters with Al-Quds Al-Sharif as its capital. In a tweet, he said Pakistan reaffirms its stand on Palestine of two-state solution as enshrined in the UN resolutions. Palestinian Ambassador to Pakistan Ahmed Ameen, in a tweet, thanked Shah Mahmood Qureshi and said we always receive great support from the government and the people of Pakistan on all the fora of the World.