Weekly Current Affairs

J&K violence a matter of grave concern: U.S. [Security]

  • The U.S. has been in touch with both India and Pakistan on the volatile situation in Jammu and Kashmir, a State Department spokesperson said, adding that death of protestors in State was a matter of “grave concern” for Washington.
  • She avoided a direct response to the question of whether the U.S. considered Kashmir an “internal matter of India.”
  • Lashkar-e Taiba chief Hafiz Saeed gave statement that the U.S. was giving a free hand to India to use harsh measures against protestors in Kashmir.