ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has dedicated Pakistan’s 70th Independence Day to the freedom movement in Kashmir, Express Tribune reported.
“I dedicate this year’s 14th August to the freedom of Kashmir,” Nawaz Sharif said in his message for the Independence Day.
“I dedicate it to the people of Kashmir who have bravely faced state oppression but kept the spirit of freedom alive.This Independence is also memorable due to the fact that nowadays the spirit of independence in Occupied Kashmir is at its peak,” the premier was quoted in a statement issued by the PM House.
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