November 2004 News

Pakistan Welcomes Indian Troop Cut In Kashmir

11 November 2004
Reuters

Islamabad: Pakistan welcomed an Indian announcement on Thursday that it was cutting its troop strength in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, saying it was a positive step towards reducing tension. 'This is a step in the right direction,' said Foreign Ministry spokesman Masood Khan. 'This step should ease tension and create a new environment for sustaining the ongoing process between India and Pakistan for resolution of all outstanding issues.'

 

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