Pakistan says reported US move to shift embassy to Jerusalem is illegal
ISLAMABAD: The Overseas Workplace on Wednesday termed a reported move by the US, to shift its Embassy to the occupied Metropolis of Al-Quds Al-Sharif, as illegal and a transparent violation of the worldwide regulation and UN Safety Council resolutions.
“The step would represent a transparent violation of worldwide regulation and UN Safety Council resolutions notably UNSCR 478 of 1980 and it will additionally sidestep many years of worldwide consensus on this problem, undermine regional peace and safety in addition to derail any prospects for an enduring peace within the Center East,” the press launch says.
The folks and Authorities of Pakistan are unequivocally opposed to the reported plan of shifting the US Embassy to Al-Quds Al-Sharif, a spokesperson of the international workplace stated.
“Pakistan totally endorses the not too long ago adopted Last Communique of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on this problem,” the press launch says.
The international workplace known as upon the US to ‘chorus from any move that alters the authorized and historic standing in addition to character of Al-Quds Al-Sharif, totally adjust to all relevant UN Safety Council resolutions together with UNSCR 478.’
Whereas reaffirming full solidarity with the Palestinian folks, the international workplace renewed its name for institution of a ‘viable, unbiased and contiguous State of Palestine,’ on the premise of internationally agreed parameters, the pre-1967 borders, and with Al-Quds Al-Sharif as its capital.