PRESS RELEASE: SITUATION IN JAMMU AND KASHMIR

Malaysia notes that the United Nations Security Council is deliberating the recent developments in Jammu and Kashmir.

The Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad, has expressed Malaysia’s position on the issue in a statement of 8th August 2019. 

Malaysia underscores the importance of a peaceful resolution for Jammu and Kashmir through dialogues and consultations in the interest of maintaining peace, stability and prosperity in the region. 

In this context, Malaysia supports all efforts and initiatives that are aimed at achieving a just and durable solution to this issue, and that will uphold the interest of all concerned parties, in particular those of the people of Jammu and Kashmir.