We trained militant groups against India, admits Musharraf Read more: We trained militant groups against India, admits Musharra

Last updated on Oct 5, 2010

Posted on Oct 5, 2010

Asked why did Pakistan train militant underground groups to fight India in Kashmir, the former President said Nawaz Sharif’s apathy to the Kashmir issue was one of the reasons, so was the fact that the world had turned a blind eye to the dispute.

“Yes, it is the right of any country to promote its own interests… when India is not prepared to discuss Kashmir at the United Nations and is not prepared to resolve the dispute in a peaceful manner,” Musharraf claimed.

“The ( Nawaz Sharif) government turned a blind eye because they wanted India to discuss Kashmir,” he said.

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