Islamabad, February 05, 2014 (PPI-OT): A ceremony was held at the Embassy today to observe the Kashmir Solidarity Day. Large number of people from Pakistani community in Kuwait and officials from the Embassy attended the event.
The ceremony started with recitation from the Holy Quran. Messages of the President and the Prime Minister were read out to the participants. Both the president and the prime minister underscored the need for resolution of the Kashmir dispute according to the UN Resolutions.
A just and peaceful resolution of the Jammu and Kashmir dispute in accordance with the aspirations of the people of Jammu and Kashmir is a sine qua non for lasting peace in South Asia, the messages read. They also reaffirmed Pakistan’s continued moral, political and diplomatic support to the people of Kashmir.
A documentary film, highlighting the history of Kashmir’s struggle for their right to self-determination was also shown. The documentary drew immense interest from the audience. The ceremony ended with collective prayers for the success of Kashmir struggle and progress of Pakistan.
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