Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations – Right of Reply – Agenda Item-8 – 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council – 23 September 2019

Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations Right of Reply – Agenda Item-8 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council 23 September 2019   Mr. President, We are making this right of reply in response to India’s Right of Reply. Regrettably, India continues to unashamedly justify the violation of the human rights of Kashmiris.…

Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations – Right of Reply – Agenda Item-5 – 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council – 19 September 2019

Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations Right of Reply – Agenda Item-5 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council 19 September 2019   Mr. President,           We are making this right of reply in response to India’s right of reply. India continues with its outright lies against my country. No matter how much…

Please Check against Delivery Pakistan Statement Remarks by Ambassador Tehmina Janjua Agenda Item-4: Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention 17 September 2019

  Mr. President, A long night of repression has descended on the people of Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IOK), and the rest of India, where lynching by cow vigilantes, burning of churches and raping of women including Nuns continues unabated.  Today is the forty fourth day of curfew in IOK, of a complete security…

42nd SESSION OF HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Statement by Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) General Debate on the Report of the High Commissioner 17 September 2019

  Mr. President,           I am delivering this statement on behalf of OIC group of countries. OIC would reiterate that ‘Islamophobia’ is a serious concern for OIC. It has taken many dreadful forms including inter alia hate speech by some media groups, attacks on women wearing hijab, murder of innocents by cow vigilantes, denigration of…

Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations – Right of Reply – Agenda Item-4 – 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council – 17 September 2019

Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations Right of Reply – Agenda Item-4 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council 17 Sep 2019 Mr. President,           We are making this right of reply in response to India’s right of reply. Instead of answering for its gross human rights violations in the Indian Occupied Jammu…

42nd SESSION OF HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Remarks by Pakistan – Agenda Item-3: Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development 13 September 2019

Mr. President,             One of the purposes of the United Nations creation was to free the world from all forms of servitude – to protect the life and liberty of the people of the world. Right to self determination is the bed rock for realizing these purposes and principles and hence adequately reflected in…

Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations – Right of Reply – Agenda Item-3 – 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council – 13 September 2019

Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations Right of Reply – Agenda Item-3 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council 13 September 2019 Mr. President, We are making this right of reply in response to India’s right of reply. India persists in its untenable defence of its indefensible actions in Indian occupied Jammu and…

Right of Reply – General Debate – Agenda Item 2 – 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council – 10 September 2019

Permanent Mission of Pakistan to UN Geneva   General Debate – Agenda Item 2 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council 10 September 2019 Mr. President,             We are making this right of reply in response to India’s Right of Reply.   Obfuscation of facts and outright mendacity has become a tedious habit of…

42nd SESSION OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL – Agenda Item 2 – Interactive Dialogue with the High Commissioner for Human Rights – Tuesday, 10 September 2019

42nd SESSION OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL PAKISTAN | Agenda Item 2 Interactive Dialogue with the High Commissioner for Human Rights Tuesday, 10 September 2019  Mr. President,           We thank the High Commissioner for her oral update. (We share her concerns regarding the grave human rights situation in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IOK). The…

42nd SESSION OF HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL – Statement by Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) – General Debate on the Report of the High Commissioner – 10 September 2019

42nd SESSION OF HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Statement by Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)  General Debate on the Report of the High Commissioner – 10 September 2019 Mr. President,                On behalf of the OIC, I thank the High Commissioner for her report and the oral update. OIC believes that inclusive and constructive engagement between all stakeholders…

Text of the Statement made by H.E. Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Minister for Foreign Affairs at the 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council

President Ambassador Coly Seck, High Commissioner for Human Rights, Madam Bachelet, Excellencies, Distinguished delegates At the outset I express my heartfelt condolence on the loss of life and property in Bahamas due to hurricane Dorian. I thank you Mr. President and the Bureau for your able stewardship of the Human Rights Council. I also commend…

42nd SESSION OF HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Statement by Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) General Debate on the Report of the High Commissioner 10 September 2019

Mr. President,                On behalf of the OIC, I thank the High Commissioner for her report and the oral update. OIC believes that inclusive and constructive engagement between all stakeholders is necessary to ensure promotion and protection of all human rights. Setting aside our political divides and differences and working on commonalities is needed more…

42nd SESSION OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL PAKISTAN | Agenda Item 2 Interactive Dialogue with the High Commissioner for Human Rights Tuesday, 10 September 2019

Mr. President,           We thank the High Commissioner for her oral update. (We share her concerns regarding the grave human rights situation in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IOK). The High Commissioner is equally justified in demanding immediate access to Indian Occupied Kashmir.) It has now been exactly 38 days since Indian Occupied Kashmir went…

Permanent Mission of Pakistan to UN Geneva – General Debate – Agenda Item 2 – 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council – 10 September 2019

Permanent Mission of Pakistan to UN  Geneva – General Debate Agenda Item 2 – 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council 10 September 2019   Mr. President,           We are making this right of reply in response to India’s Right of Reply.   Obfuscation of facts and outright mendacity has become a tedious habit of…