KUWAIT: To express solidarity with the people of Kashmir for their courage and continued struggle for the right of self-determination, a special ceremony was held on Thursday, Feb 05 at Pakistan Embassy in Kuwait, with large number of people from Pakistani community and officials of the embassy participated.
The ceremony began with recitation from the Holy Quran and Anthem of Pakistan. The messages of the President and the Prime Minister of Pakistan were read out to the participants. These messages reaffirmed Pakistan’s resolve to stand by Kashmiri brothers and sisters in their legitimate struggle against foreign occupation.
The Ambassador H.E Mohammad Aslam Khan, in his address, highlighted the significance of the Kashmir Solidarity Day and Pakistan’s efforts to secure a solution to the long-standing Kashmir dispute. He stressed upon the support of the international community especially the Muslim countries in resolving the Kashmir dispute as per UN resolutions. Pakistan was committed to extending full moral, diplomatic and political support to the Kashmiri people till the realization of their right to self-determination, he added.
A documentary film, highlighting the peaceful protests of the unarmed Kashmiris against the occupation forces was also shown to the audience.
The ceremony ended with collective prayers for the success of the Kashmir struggle and peace and prosperity of Pakistan.
The Event covered by PIK – Pakistanis in Kuwait . com