It has made things difficult for members of the UNMOGIP
, while the UN's access to the India-held side of the LoC is extremely limited.
India refuses UNMOGIP
to patrol the LoC to verify the 'alleged infiltrations' from Pakistan.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said there was no evidence that an UNMOGIP
(United Nations Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan) vehicle was targeted by the Indian Army along the LoC near the Khanjar sector.
India believes that after the Shimla Agreement came into force in 1972, the UNMOGIP
has no role in ceasefire monitoring and that all issues between India and Pakistan should be resolved bilaterally.
However, attempting to put a lid on the UNMOGIP
issue, Khurshid added, "We haven't heard anything more about statements that obviously are not acceptable to us.
The military authorities of Pakistan have continued to lodge complaints with UNMOGIP
concerning ceasefire violations; recent reports have indicated Pakistan's interest that the Mission continues.
El objetivo de la UNMOGIP
es monitorear la situacion militar entre la India y Paquistan en Cachemira e informar de cualquier violacion a los convenios respecto de la Linea de Control", explica.
She reiterated Pakistan's unflinching support to UN peacekeeping, both as one of its largest and consistent contributors and also as host of one of the UN's oldest peacekeeping missions, UNMOGIP
Speaking in the Special Committee on Peacekeeping, Pakistan's Ambassador to UN, Maleeha Lodhi said that the UN Mission, UNMOGIP
is a critical factor for stability in the region, said a press release received here on Tuesday.
He also said that the Indian side should permit UNMOGIP
to play its mandated role as per the UN Security Council resolutions.
While Pakistan is fully cooperating and providing full access to UNMOGIP
, we urge India to permit the UNMOGIP
to visit and observe the LoC and the Working Boundary.
is tasked to be the neutral observer group to investigate and report their findings on ceasefire breaches to the UN in New York.