Senior UN official arrives Islamabad Wednesday to visit Pakistani side of LoC in Kashmir


UNITED NATIONS, April 26 (APP): A senior United Nations official is to  begin a four-day trip to Pakistan on Wednesday during which he will visit a field station of the United Nations Military Observer Group on Kashmir on the Pakistani side of the Line of Control (LoC) in the disputed region, according to UN sources.

Deputy Military Adviser for Peacekeeping, Maj Gen Adrian Foster will also have meetings at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad and at the Military Operations Directorate in the course of the April 27-30 visit.

Gen Foster’s visit coincides with reports about India toughening its  stance against UN Military Observers Group on India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP).