Another article written by Lan Jianxue of the China Institute of International Studies on 15 August inChina Dailyopines that the abrogation of Article 370 has opened a 'Pandora's Box' and that 'India's unilateral move to fundamentally change the administrative division of the region and seize Pakistani and Chinese territories has angered its two neighbors and invited strong reactions from both'.
A British Member of Parliament and head of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Kashmir,Debbie Abrahams, in a letter to the UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, expressed concern over the abrogation of Article 370, increased tension in South Asia and use of cluster bombs on unarmed civilians in Kashmir by India.
She termed abrogation of Article-370 by the Indian government a severe violation of the UN Security Council resolutions and added that Pakistan will not leave Kashmiris alone and it would use all the available options.
NNA - Information Minister Ramzi Jreij on Tuesday congratulated al Jadeed TV on the STL Appeal Chamber's abrogation of the issued verdict against al-Jadeed TV vice chairman, Karma Khayat, and thus the acquittal of the Channel and Karma of all charges against them.
Soni expressed concern over recent media reports that the BJP may play up the controversy over abrogation of Article 370 of the Constitution, which gives special status to Jammu and Kashmir, in order to polarise the voters in Jammu.