Mizari wants FO to pursue Kashmir cause vigorously

By: News Desk      Published: 12:58 AM, 16 Aug, 2020
Mizari wants FO to pursue Kashmir cause vigorously
Federal Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari calls for adopting modern methods to carry forward PM’s narrative on Kashmir.

Federal Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari has criticised the Foreign Office for, what she called, its failure to carry forward Prime Minister Imran Khan’s narrative on Kashmir.

Had the Foreign Office ‘carried forward’ the prime minister's narrative, the situation would have been different today, the minister in her address at a seminar in Islamabad on Saturday.

Mazari said the prime minister's single-handed efforts bore fruit but the FO failure to pursue resulted in ‘letting Kashmiris and Prime Minister Imran Khan’ down.

How a country like Burkina Faso has more diplomatic clout than Pakistan, she questioned, adding that it managed to get a resolution passed by the UN in wake of protests against George Flyod's murder.

The minister stressed the need for adopting modern methods to project Kashmir