Pak India Ties
The Pakistan-India relationship is an incredibly complicated one.
“They have to come back for us to resume dialogue,” the PM said of India's decision to revoke IOK's autonomy.
PM says talks can be held and a roadmap to resolve the Kashmir issue developed if India reverses August 5, 2019 actions.
During his visit to Pakistan, Volkan Bozkir had said it was Pakistan's duty to raise the issue more strongly at the UN.
Says New Delhi not only brought nuclear weapons to region but has also expanded its arsenal.
Says it is New Delhi's "brutalisation of Kashmiri people" that threatens regional peace.
Peace must be people led and inclusive, or it will not sustain.
Prince Faisal describes Imran’s visit as an extremely important one for bilateral relations.
A comprehensive failure of governance is always a comprehensive moral failure of the governors.
Pakistan today believes it has done whatever it could do and now it is India’s responsibility to show progress.
See "absence of strategic clarity" on Pakistani side.
"Indian BSF troops displayed aggressive behaviour by crossing the WB," FO says in note verbale to Indian High Commissioner.
Efforts to de-escalate tensions between the two nuclear neighbours are always welcome.
The road is as tricky and demanding as the road to a ‘normal’ Pakistan.
The situation today is very different to what led to the previous normalisation process.
Says everything should be brought before the public.
It may do well to focus on matters so small that they fly under the radar and attract little praise or criticism.
Past lessons tell us that such major policies should not be confined to individual decision-makers.
“We cannot afford to go to war, you know, it will be mutually suicidal," he says in an interview with Anadolu Agency.
High-level sources say backchannel talks are continuing between the intelligence leaderships of two countries.
Sources say the PCB is pondering sending a security delegation to India in Sept to assess arrangements for the team.
Better Pak-India ties mean a better regional outcome.
Whether fans can travel for the tournament is still not clear.
"A general war” between India and Pakistan during 2021 is unlikely, says report.
“They might not sort of become best friends but at least we want to get it to a level where it's functional," says UAE envoy.
By facilitating access, the governments of India and Pakistan can start to build trust and understanding between the two publics.
Defence analyst says Pakistani and Indian intelligence officials had been meeting for several months in third countries.
Experts note that everything — including Kashmir — can be resolved if there is a will in both capitals.
"Whenever artificial obstacles created in the way of Saarc summit are removed, we will be happy to host," says FO spokesman.
FO says there cannot be peace in the region without resolving the Kashmir issue; return of Indo-Pak high commissioners unlikely.