Colourful Flag-hoisting Ceremony Held To Mark I-Day
Umer Jamshaid 8 days ago Wed 14th August 2019 | 01:20 PM
COLOMBO, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 14th Aug, 2019 ) ::The High Commission of Pakistan in Sri Lanka held a colourful flag-hoisting ceremony to mark the 72rd Independence Day at its premises here on Wednesday.
Addressing the gathering, the High Commissioner said that Pakistan - a peace-loving country which was created with enormous sacrifices.
The High Commissioner highlighted that the government of Pakistan has decided to observe this year's Independence Day as Kashmir Solidarity Day to express moral, political and diplomatic support with Kashmiris in their just and fair freedom struggle from Indian occupation.
Any attempt to change demographic structure of Indian occupied Jammu & Kashmir would constitute violation of international law, he said and underlined that Pakistan has always urged resolution of seven-decade old dispute through peaceful means and in accordance with long-standing UNSC Resolutions.
He further said that Pakistan has always extended unconditional support to Sri Lanka at all fora and continue todo so, especially with regard to Sri Lanka's nationalsecurity and territorial integrity.