Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said Pakistan wants peaceful relations with all its neighbors, accused India of resorting to double standards on the Kashmir issue.
Sharif said after he was called by General Peter Pavel, Chairman Military Committee NATO.
In his official statement, Sharif said on the occasion that India was creating problems and has resorted to double standards on the issue of Kashmir. He, in his statement claimed that “India unfairly blamed Pakistan for Uri attack without investigating the incident.”
“Pakistan would continue to extend moral, diplomatic and political support to the Kashmir cause,” he said.
Sharif also pointed out that “the atrocities by the Indian forces have resulted into the loss of precious human lives and blinded hundreds through the use of brutal force”.
“We want peaceful relations with all of our neighbors,” he said.
According to the statement, Pavel said, “I have listened to your yesterday’s speech in the Parliament where you eloquently raised the issue of Kashmir. The Kashmir issue has to be addressed as two nuclear powers are party to it and the world cannot remain indifferent and must be concerned.”