Resolution of Kashmir issue must for regional peace: US lawmaker


WASHINGTON: Gerald E Connolly, a senior US lawmaker, expressed concern over the ongoing tension between Pakistan and India and emphasised the need for resolving the lingering Kashmir dispute in line with the wishes of the Kashmiri people to ensure durable peace in the South Asian region.

Speaking at a reception, hosted by the Pakistan Embassy in the United States to celebrate the Defence Day, the US Congressman said that Kashmir was the core issue between Pakistan and India and needs to be resolved in line with the United Nations resolution.