UN chief ready to mediate Kashmir dispute

Ban Ki-moon's offer came as Pakistan held Independence Day celebrations, amid increased tensions in disputed region.

    The United Nations secretary-general has offered to help mediate peace talks between India and Pakistan. 
     
    Ban Ki-moon's offer came as the country held Independence Day celebrations, and amid increased tensions in the disputed region of Kashmir.

    Al Jazeera’s Imtiaz Tyab reports from Islamabad.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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