FO summons Indian diplomat to register strong protest over violations of ceasefire along the Line of Control.
The Foreign Office summoned Indian Charge d’Affaires Gaurav Ahluwalia to register strong protest over Ceasefire Violations by India along the Line of Control yesterday.
FO summons Indian diplomat to register strong protest
The ceasefire violation resulted in one martyrdom and serious injuries to six innocent civilians.
Director General South Asia and SAARC Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri condemned the deplorable targeting of innocent civilians.
He called such senseless acts of the Indian occupation forces clear violation of the 2003 Ceasefire Understanding.
Furthermore, he said these violations are against all established humanitarian norms and professional military conduct.
Chaudhry said these egregious violations of international law reflect consistent Indian attempts to escalate the situation along the Line of Control; hence, a threat to regional peace and security.
Furthermore, he said India cannot divert attention from the grave human rights situation in the IOJK that by raising tensions along the LoC and the Working Boundary.
Notably, India has committed 1877 ceasefire violations in this year to date. That resulted in 15 shahadats and serious injuries to 144 innocent civilians.
Meanwhile, President Dr. Arif Alvi has urged the international community to pressurize India.
He asked the world to press India allows the media enter Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJ&K) to report facts from there.
He was addressing a rally in Islamabad in connection with Youm-e-Istehsal on Wednesday.