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DATE=6/8/99 TYPE=CORRESPONDENT REPORT NUMBER=2-250378 TITLE=PAK / KASHMIR TALKS UPDATE (S) BYLINE=SCOTT ANGER DATELINE=ISLAMABAD CONTENT= VOICED AT: INTRO: PAKISTAN SAYS IT HAS ACCEPTED INDIA'S OFFER FOR TALKS ON KASHMIR LATER THIS WEEK IN NEW DELHI. AS CORRESPONDENT SCOTT ANGER REPORTS, INDIA SAYS THE TALKS WILL BE CONFINED TO THE WITHDRAWAL OF ARMED MUSLIM INSURGENTS FROM ITS TERRITORY. TEXT: PAKISTAN'S FOREIGN MINISTER SARTAJ AZIZ SAYS HE WILL MEET JUNE 12TH IN NEW DELHI WITH HIS INDIAN COUNTERPART IN AN EFFORT TO DEFUSE GROWING TENSIONS OVER THE DISPUTED REGION OF KASHMIR. /// AZIZ ACT /// WE WILL HAVE TO TRY AND FIND SOMETHING IN COMMON. I THINK ITS IN THE INTEREST OF BOTH SIDES TO DE-ESCALATE THE PRESENT TENSION. /// END ACT /// INDIA SAYS TALKS ON THE KASHMIR ISSUE WILL NOT STOP THEIR AIR CAMPAIGN, AIMED AT DISLODGING ARMED MUSLIM INSURGENTS ON THE INDIAN SIDE OF THE KASHMIRI BORDER. THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE PLANNED TALKS COMES A DAY AFTER INDIAN PRIME MINISTER ATAL BEHARI VAJPAYEE -- ONCE AGAIN -- ACCUSED PAKISTAN OF DIRECTLY SUPPORTING THE ARMED INSURGENCY WITH MEN AND MATERIALS. PAKISTAN HAS DENIED PROVIDING ANYTHING BUT DIPLOMATIC, MORAL AND POLITICAL SUPPORT TO GROUPS FIGHTING INDIAN RULE IN KASHMIR. (SIGNED) NEB/SA 08-Jun-99 12:35 PM EDT (1635 UTC) NNNN Source: Voice of America .