The United Nations has issued a statement regarding the ceasefire agreement between India and Pakistan. Welcoming the decision, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres hoped that this decision could open up avenues for positive dialogue between the two countries. Antonio Guterres spokesman Stephen Dujarric has said that the UN Secretary-General is excited about the decision.
Stephen Dujarric said that Antonio Guterres is excited about the statement of the armies of the two countries of strict observance of the ceasefire agreements on the LOC in Kashmir. He expressed the hope that this positive step will open up further dialogue opportunities. On the question of UN Secretary General talking to the leaders of the two countries, the spokesman said that there is no such plan as of now.Volcan Bojkir, president of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly, has also expressed happiness at welcoming the India-Pakistan ceasefire agreement on social media. After the talks between the DGMO of India and Pakistan, the decision to ceasefire has been taken. Both countries have agreed to stop ceasefire violations for a long time on other sectors including the LOC.
This agreement on the ceasefire has come into force from midnight of 24-25 February 2021. It remains to be seen how long Pakistan will always violate the ceasefire this time. However, India has always supported peace on the borders.