The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is holding an emergency assembly of its Contact Group on Indian-occupied Kashmir on Tuesday on Pakistan’s request.
“On the request of Islamic Republic of Pakistan a gathering of the Contact Group on Jammu and Kashmir … can be held on the OIC Common Secretariat” on February 26 at 11am, mentioned a discover marked “pressing” which was despatched to members of the contact group by the OIC secretariat in Jeddah earlier this week.
The everlasting ambassadors of the OIC’s member states will take part within the assembly on Occupied Kashmir, the notification added.
The assembly comes within the wake of elevated tensions between India and Pakistan following the February 14 Pulwama assault, through which greater than 40 Indian troopers have been killed. New Delhi piled the blame on Islamabad for the assault, which was strongly refuted by the Pakistani management.
The state of affairs was escalated earlier at the moment when Indian army plane entered the Pakistani airspace, violating the Line of Management (LoC) as they intruded from the Muzaffarabad sector however have been compelled to return owing to the well timed response of the Pakistan Air Drive.
The incursion follows a sequence of threats by Indian political and army management following the assault.
Prime Minister Imran Khan in a televised tackle to the nation final Tuesday warned India to desist from any misadventure and mentioned it was straightforward to begin a battle, however then nobody has the management on find out how to finish it.
In categorical phrases PM Imran mentioned “we won’t consider retaliating, we’ll retaliate. We can have no different choice aside from retaliating.”
The premier additionally mentioned Pakistan needed peace with India and had nothing to realize from the incident, and provided to cooperate if any proof was shared.