Islamabad, July 30, 2020 (PPI-OT): The “Virtual Conference” of the United Kingdom Mayors, Deputy Mayors and Councillors was held to deliberate on COVID-19 and the ongoing year-long Humanitarian Crisis in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir. The purpose of the conference was to apprise the international community of the devastating effects of COVID-19 on the lives of the besieged Kashmiris in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir.
In his remarks on the occasion, Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK Mohammad Nafees Zakaria termed the situation in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir catastrophic. The participants of the Virtual Conference have called upon the UK Government to play its due role in ending the human rights abuses in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir. The participants resolved to continue their unflinching support to the Kashmiris until they get their right to self-determination as promised to them by the UN in its Security Council resolutions on Kashmir.
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