UAE calls for restraint by India, Pakistan; seeks dialogue over Kashmir

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Abu Dhabi - Expresses concern over developments in Jammu and Kashmir.



By Wam

Published: Thu 8 Aug 2019, 4:10 PM

Last updated: Fri 9 Aug 2019, 1:12 PM

The UAE has reacted to the developments in the sub-continent, calling for restraint over the Kashmir dispute.
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The UAE has said that it is monitoring with concern the developments in Jammu and Kashmir, and is calling for all parties in the conflict to exercise restraint, Wam reported on Thursday.
In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation today, Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, stressed "the need to use dialogue for maintaining peace, security and stability in the region."
He also expressed the UAE's confidence in the wisdom of the leaderships of both India and Pakistan and their ability to "overcome this crisis through communication and constructive dialogue, away from escalation and confrontation."


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