New York: And the United States has welcomed the ceasefire agreement between Pakistan and India on the Line of Control (LoC) and other sectors, saying it hopes to pave the way for further talks between the two countries. According to a foreign news agency, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed the LOC ceasefire agreement and said that the joint statement issued by Pakistan and India was encouraging.
Antonio Guterres said he hoped the two countries would pave the way for further talks. The President of the United Nations General Assembly also welcomed the ceasefire agreement. A statement issued by White House Spokeswoman Jane Sackie said, “We encourage both countries to take this progress further.” “The ceasefire on the LOC is a positive development for peace and stability in South Asia”.