New Delhi, 22/9:Turkish President Rajab Tayyip Erdogan has once again raised the issue of Kashmir. Speaking at the United Nations General Assembly, he said that we stand in favor of resolving the ongoing problem in Kashmir for 74 years through dialogue between the parties and within the framework of relevant UN resolutions. However, this time, referring to Kashmir, he has talked about finding a solution through talks between the two countries. But two years ago, he had termed Kashmir as a burning issue.
In response to President Erdogan’s statement, the Foreign Minister has tweeted in relation to Cyprus. After meeting Cyprus Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides, Jaishankar tweeted that everyone should follow the relevant UN Security Council resolutions regarding Cyprus. Let us tell you that Turkey has illegally occupied large parts of Cyprus for several decades. The United Nations Security Council has also passed a resolution regarding this issue, but Turkey does not accept it.
What did the Turkish President mention about Kashmir?
In fact, after the removal of Article 370 from Kashmir on 5 August 2019, Pakistan had asked Muslim countries to intervene on this issue. Then Malaysia and Turkey further cooperation and they both criticized this move of India.