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Boris Johnson calls for end to Kashmir violence in Pakistan visit

Boris Johnson said the UK will not mediate between India and Pakistan

By: Eastern Eye Staff

BRITISH foreign secretary Boris Johnson called for an end to violence in Kashmir during a visit to Islamabad yesterday, warning tensions between India and Pakistan are holding the region back from becoming an “incredible boomzone”. Johnson, who said he was visiting Pakistan for the first time, spoke a day after at least nine people were killed in Pakistani Kashmir when a civilian bus was hit by cross-border fire. Britain could not act as a mediator between the two neighbours, Johnson said, adding that it must be up to India and Pakistan to find a “lasting solution”. He voiced concern over…

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