"Don't let terrorists use your territory as safe havens," Kerry apparently told Sharif. He also expressed his strong concern at the terror strike on Uri Army base to the Pakistan Prime Minister.

Sharif met John Kerry on the sidelines of the ongoing 71st UN General Assembly session. Sharif has urged the US to help resolve issues between Islamabad and New Delhi.

The Pakistan Prime Minister arrived in New York on Sunday. He is scheduled to address the session on Wednesday where he would specifically focus on the current situation in Jammu and Kashmir.

(With agency inputs)