UN confirms observers’ vehicle damaged near LoC


New York

The United Nations has confirmed that a vehicle of the UN Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) was hit by an “unidentified object” near Rawalakot and that it was investigating the matter.
“The Mission is currently investigating the incident,” Deputy Spokesman Farhan Haq said in response to a question from APP at the regular briefing in New York.
Haq said that the incident occurred when UNMOGIP observers were conducting routine monitoring activities near Rawalakot. “UNMOGIP personnel and the driver were not harmed but the vehicle sustained some damage,” the spokesman said.