Pakistan’s leader says he will go to any length over the issue of Indian-administered Kashmir [Reuters]
Pakistan‘s Prime Minister Imran Khan has called for UN action over India’s decision to revoke autonomy from the portion of Kashmir it controls, saying the risk of war between the nuclear-armed neighbours made the issue a cause for global concern.
The appeal on Monday came as India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi rejected third-party mediation over the disputed Himalayan territory. He was speaking on the sidelines of the G7 summit alongside Donald Trump, the president of the United States, who has previously offered to act as a go-between in the dispute.
Both India and Pakistan claim Kashmir in full, but rule in it part.
On August 5, Modi’s