The permanent representative of Pakistan at the United Nations, Maleeha Lodhi says voices of Kashmiris have been heard at the United Nations today and it has become clear to the world that Kashmir issue was not an internal matter of India.
In a media briefing following the conclusion of the meeting, she said that the meeting had been called at the request of Pakistan and China.
She said we are grateful to China that in joining us for convening the meeting.
Maleeha Lodhi said the holding of UNSC meeting on Kashmir issue is the testimony to the fact that hat this is an internationally recognized dispute.
She said this meeting has reaffirmed the validity of the UNSC resolutions on the occupied state of Jammu and Kashmir.
Lodhi underscored the fact that Pakistan stands ready for a peaceful settlement of the dispute of Jammu and Kashmir.