Pakistan Turns to Permanent Court of Arbitration in Indus River Dispute

18 Jul 2016 by OOSKAnews Correspondent

Pakistan has announced it will again turn to the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) at The Hague to resolve its dispute with India over sharing the Indus River’s waters.Pakistani Minister of Defense, Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif announced on Twitter after two-and-a-half years of negotiations, “Pakistan with the consent of stakeholders has decided to take it to the full court of arbitration.”The move comes after the two countries failed during two days of talks in New Delhi last week to resolve differences over two Indian hydropower projects on tributaries of the river in the Kashmir region...

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