Kashmiris to decide their future not India’s External Affairs Min, Aziz tells Swaraj

Advisor to Pakistan Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz said the verdict on the future of Kashmir can only be given by the people of Kashmir not by the external affairs minister of India, Pakistan media said Sunday.
Kashmiris to decide their future not India’s External Affairs Min, Aziz tells Swaraj
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Advisor to Pakistan Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz said the verdict on the future of Kashmir can only be given by the people of Kashmir not by the external affairs minister of India, Pakistan media said Sunday.

According to Radio Pakistan Aziz said this in a statement, and added that the United Nations Security Council has promised this right to the people of Kashmir as well.

"India should allow the people of Jammu and Kashmir to exercise this right through a free, fair and UN supervised plebiscite in held valley," Aziz was quoted as saying in the radio report. 

He said government and the people of Pakistan remain firmly committed in their moral, diplomatic and political support to the Kashmiris' indigenous movement for self-determination, the report said.

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