No: 248, 17 August 2019, Press Release Regarding The Session Of The Un Security Council On Jammu-kashmir

Republic Of Turkey Ministry Of Foreign Affairs 17.08.2019

We welcome the consultations held at the UN Security Council on Jammu-Kashmir yesterday (16 August) under the title "India-Pakistan", with a view to de-escalating tension in the region and upholding diplomacy. We believe that the UN should play a more active role in resolving the issue within the framework of the resolutions it adopted earlier.

We reaffirm our hope that the issue will be resolved on the basis of international law and through dialogue between the relevant parties, and we call upon the parties to exercise restraint and to refrain from unilateral steps which may increase tension.

Monday - Friday

09:00 - 18:00

1/1/2019 New Year's Day
1/6/2019 Epiphany
3/11/2019 Ash Monday (movable feast)
3/25/2019 National Independence Day
4/26/2019 Good Friday
4/27/2019 Holy Saturday
4/28/2019 Easter Sunday
4/29/2019 Easter Monday
5/1/2019 Labour Day
6/17/2019 Whit Monday
8/15/2019 The Assumption of Virgin Mary
10/28/2019 National Day WWII
12/25/2019 12/26/2019 Christmas
12/26/2019 Boxing Day