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United Nations Security Council (UNSC)

French Republic

Topic 1: The situation in the Kashmir

The state of Kashmir is located in a strategic region. It acts as a gateway between South Asia, South-West Asia and the inner lands of the continent. Since the withdrawal of the United Kingdom in 1947, we observe that instability reigns in the region. The French Republic would like to highlight the importance of peace in Afghanistan so that Islamabad and Pakistan can concentrate on solving the Kashmir issue. In addition, France also believes that solving the Afghan issue would not only allow more reflection on the instability in Kashmir but spread relieve and lower tensions in the region. As a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), France wants to avoid the cross border bombing of tribal areas in Kashmir showing great amount of regional instability. France states that all actions that will be taken to solve this issue should be u...