UN: (UN expresses concern at escalation of violence along LoC)

ISLAMABAD: The United Nations (UN) has expressed serious concern over the recent escalation of violence along the Line of Control (LoC).

In a statement released by his spokesperson, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on India and Pakistan to address their differences through dialogue. The Secretary-General also welcomed the planned meeting between National Security Advisors of the two countries on August 23 and 24.