UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres met Wednesday with Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi at UN headquarters. 

Guterres and Qureshi exchanged views on regional developments, according to a statement by the secretary-general’s office.

“The Secretary-General reiterated the importance of maintaining peace and stability in South Asia through political dialogue, diplomatic solutions and respect for human rights,” it said.

Speaking to reporters after the meeting, Qureshi recalled that the Security Council discussed the Kashmir issue for the second time in five months on Wednesday, which he said is a “clear indication that the UN Security Council is cognizant” that the Kashmir issue

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