LONDON: The lawyer who represented Pakistan at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav’s case has said India is wrongly claiming victory [regarding the court’s verdict].
A diplomatic Reception on the occasion of National Day of Pakistan was held on 23 March 2017 in The Hague.
On 8 February 2017, The Honourable President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Sardar Masood Khan participated in an Event organized by the Embassy of Pakistan, The Hague in collaboration with Kashmir Peace Council Netherlands at the Hilton Hotel, The Hague to condemn the massive Human Rights violations by Indian Security Forces in Indian Occupied Jammu & Kashmir. More than two hundred Dutch citizens, Parliamentarians from EU and Belgian parliaments, media persons, government officials, Ambassador of Iraq, human rights organizations and Pakistani community members participated in the event.
Barrister Amjad Malik, Chairman Board of Governors (BoGs), Overseas Pakistanis Foundation (OPF) visited Embassy of Pakistan The Hague on 28 January 2017.
Embassy of Pakistan In The Hague organized an event at the Hilton Hotel on 22 January 2017 titled "Inter Faith Harmony". A large number of Pakistan origin Dutch Nationals of Muslim, Christian and Hindu faiths, Dutch Parliamentarian Mr. Ahmed Marcouch, Resident diplomats including the Director General of the OPCW, Ambassador of Saudi Arabia, Ambassador of Iraq, Apostolic Nuncio and Charge d' Affaires of the US Embassy, Director Asia & Oceania of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the CEO of Firesland Campina attended the event.
Embassy of Pakistan organized an EID MILAD UN NABI (SAWS) function in The Hague on 18 December 2016.
On 10 November 2016, The Honourable Prime Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Raja Farooq Haider Khan participated in an Event organized by the Kashmir Peace Council Netherlands, with the support of PMV and Dastak International organizations at the Hilton Hotel, The Hague to reaffirm solidarity with oppressed people of Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IOK) and condemn the massive Human rights violations by the Indian Security forces. More than two hundred Dutch citizens, media, government officials, Ambassadors and Embassy Officials, human rights organizations and Pakistani community members of Kashmir and Christian origin participated in the event.
Statement by His Excellency Mr. Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, at the General Debate of the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly on 21 September 2016
Doctors and paramedics wore eye patches in a demonstration this month at a Srinagar hospital to highlight the problem of pellet wounds, which can cause partial or complete blindness.
In a positive development, MSCI said its Pakistan Index will be reclassified to the Emerging Markets status, coinciding with the May 2017 Semi ¬Annual Index Review.