dispute as nothing came out from the previous wars. Killing Kashmiri youth for their demand of right of self- determination, freedom from Indian occupation and above all for their love with Pakistan is not the solution. The more India kills Kashmiris, the more they love Pakistan. As a way forward, India must stop human rights violation in IOK and negotiate with Pakistan a viable solution of this long- standing dispute in line with UN resolutions. Nonetheless, as a CBM, India must stop the genocide of Kashmiri youth; being practiced as a strategy of General Bipan Rawat, the Indian Army Chief. — The writer, Professor of Politics and International Relations, is based in Islamabad.
Kashmir holds the key for peace between Pakistan and India and peace between these two neighbours would guarantee peace and stability of South Asia, which further guarantee the international peace, owing to nuclear dimension of the dispute.