Burj Khalifa To Not Be Lit Up In Pakistan'S Colors: Here'S Why

The worlds tallest building wont be lit up on pakistans independence day

The uae government recently decided not to allow the display of national flags of other countries on government buildings

The decision has been met with disappointment in pakistan where many people were looking forward to seeing the burj khalifa lit up in green and white

Several times in the past the building has been renovated in pakistans colors

The uae government has not given a reason for the decision

The two countries are engaged in a military standoff in kashmir

Some in pakistan have criticized the decision not to light up the burj khalifa

They argue that it is a sign of disrespect to pakistan

The decision is understood by others because of the current tensions between pakistan and india