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UN chief urges India, Pak to resolve issues through 'meaningful dialogue'

The UN chief also said he has been offering his 'good offices in relation to the dialogue between the two countries that, until now, had no conditions of success'

Press Trust of India  |  United Nations 

Secretary-General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres
Secretary-General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres. Photo: Reuters

Secretary General Antonio on Friday hoped that India and will engage in a "meaningful dialogue" to resolve their issues.

The UN chief also said he has been offering his "good offices in relation to the dialogue between the two countries that, until now, had no conditions of success."

was speaking to reporters at the in New York.

I hope that the importance of both India and is such in affairs, I hope that the two countries will be able to engage in a meaningful dialogue, he said.

The UN chief was responding to a question on his repeated urging of dialogue between the two South Asian neighbours.

In relation to the human rights situation, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights has produced recently a very detailed report. So, the UN has clearly done its job in that regard, said to a question by a journalist on the situation in Kashmir.

First Published: Sat, January 19 2019. 08:35 IST
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