Pak urges renewed focus on resolving international disputes to build peace

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UNITED NATIONS, Feb 16 (APP): Pledging its commitment to the United Nations Charter, Pakistan has called for a renewed focus on peaceful means to settle international disputes, preventing violations of sovereignty and territorial integrity, and upholding the principle of sovereign equality.  “The UN must fulfill its purpose of developing friendly relations among nations predicated on the principle of equal rights and self-determination of people,” Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi said, as the Security Council held a day-long debate on the tenets of the Organization’s Charter on Monday.