A woman shouts slogans during a protest in Srinagar on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters

China backs Pakistan’s request for UN Security Council to discuss Kashmir this week, diplomats say

  • France proposes that discussion be held in less formal manner next week instead
  • It is up to Poland, president of the council for August, to mediate an agreed time and format among the 15 members
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A woman shouts slogans during a protest in Srinagar on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
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Pakistani Kashmiri protesters at a march in Islamabad. Photo: AFP

Imran Khan vows Pakistan ‘will fight till the end’ if India wages violence in Kashmir

  • Khan criticised India for its move to strip Indian-administered Kashmir of its special status in a speech celebrating Pakistan’s Independence Day
  • He backed Kashmiris living in Jammu and Kashmir that he supported their struggle for self-determination
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Pakistani Kashmiri protesters at a march in Islamabad. Photo: AFP
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