The USA has not modified its coverage on Kashmir, stated a spokesperson of the US State Division on Thursday.
The announcement was made throughout a press briefing by the US State Division Spokesperson Edward Value, who was requested to touch upon the latest tweet by the division through which the US referred to occupied Kashmir as “India’s Jammu and Kashmir”.
“Could you comment also on a tweet earlier today that State tweeted out saying that – it refers to India’s Jammu and Kashmir? Now, is this a change in policy? Does State does not recognize this as a disputed territory? Is there some sort of change in position that we need to know? There’s been certain criticism of the phrasing today,” requested a reporter.
“I want to be very clear there has been no change in US policy in the region,” stated Value.
The tweet being spoken of was the one through which the US had welcomed the resumption of web companies in occupied Kashmir.
“We welcome the resumption of 4G mobile internet in India’s Jammu & Kashmir. This marks an important step for local residents and we look forward to continued political & economic progress to restore normalcy in J&K,” the tweet had learn.
Jammu and Kashmir by no means was an Indian territory, by no means can be: Pakistan
Tensions between nuclear-armed neighbours Pakistan and India have been on the rise ever since New Delhi scrapped Article 370 of the Indian structure that granted Kashmir autonomous standing.
Pakistan has additionally accused India of being actively concerned in orchestrating, financing and offering logistical assist to terrorist organisations just like the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan and the Jamaat-ul-Ahraar to focus on Pakistan from throughout the border.
“Indian has employed and organised legal teams situated at our western borders to conduct terrorist assaults in Pakistan, particularly to disrupt the event of the western and southern areas of my nation,” stated a senior Pakistani diplomat on the UNGA final 12 months.