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Rahul Gandhi’s statement on Kashmir was questioned, America gave this answer

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Rahul Gandhi's statement on Kashmir was questioned, America gave this answer

US State Department spokesman Ned Price on Tuesday while answering the media question on Kashmir issue said that America supports constructive dialogue between India and Pakistan. However, the US clarified that the nature of the talks has to be decided by both the countries.

Ned Price was answering a question regarding Congress MP Rahul Gandhi’s remarks on Kashmir. Rahul Gandhi had said that the issue of Kashmir autonomy would be his first priority if his party comes to power.

Rahul Gandhi, who reached Jammu and Kashmir in the last leg of Bharat Jodo Yatra, has promised to restore the full statehood of Jammu and Kashmir. He had said that the Congress party would exert full force for the restoration of full statehood.

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Earlier on Monday, during the daily media briefing, Price, while answering a question on Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif’s appeal to PM Modi, had said that India-Pakistan relations are watched by the whole world and America is the leader of South Asia. I support peace.

Last week, Prime Minister of Pakistan Shehbaz Sharif appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for talks to resolve the problems between the two countries.

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During the daily press briefing on Tuesday, when Ned Price was asked that both US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris had raised the Kashmir issue at the time of the election. Now the MP of India’s main opposition Congress party Rahul Gandhi has also said that the autonomy of Kashmir is his first priority. Is there going to be a time when there will be a just solution to the Kashmir issue or will it remain an issue?

Responding to this, Price said that this is a mutual matter between India and Pakistan. But we have made it clear that the United States supports a constructive dialogue between India and Pakistan. But the nature of this conversation has to be decided by both the countries.

Responding to Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif’s offer of talks, Ned Price said, “The United States has always sought regional stability in South Asia. Because that’s certainly what we want to see. We want to see South Asia advance.” want to see.”

What did Rahul Gandhi say

India’s main opposition Congress Party MP Rahul Gandhi is on Bharat Jodo Yatra these days. Addressing a meeting after reaching Jammu and Kashmir in the last stop of this journey, he had said, “The biggest issue is your statehood issue, there is no bigger issue than that. The Congress party will fully support you and your state. The Congress party will use all its strength to restore the status.

On August 5, 2019, the Government of India passed a resolution to abrogate Article 370 from the state of Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcate the state into two union territories as Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.