India on Tuesday expressed “critical concern” at a United Nations report which mentioned a lot of overseas terrorist fighters, together with as much as 6,500 Pakistan nationals, are working in Afghanistan.
A report submitted by the UN Safety Council’s Analytical Assist and Sanctions Monitoring Group regarding people and entities constituting a risk to the peace, stability and safety of Afghanistan, additionally mentioned that UN- designated entities like Lashkar-e-Taiba and Jaish-e-Mohammed, working from Pakistan-controlled territories, are facilitating trafficking and imparting coaching to different terrorists in Afghanistan.
The Ministry of Exterior Affairs spokesperson Anurag Srivastava mentioned, “We word with critical concern reference within the Report back to the continued presence of the senior management of the UN designated terrorist organisation Al Qaida and its associates in Afghanistan; in addition to a lot of overseas terrorist fighters, together with as much as 6500 Pakistan nationals, working in Afghanistan. In addition to, UN designated entities like Lashkar-e-Tayyiba and Jaish-i-Mohammed, working from Pakistan managed territories facilitating trafficking and imparting coaching to different terrorists in Afghanistan.”
He mentioned this “vindicates India’s lengthy standing place that Pakistan stays the epicentre of worldwide terrorism”.
“That proscribed terrorist entities and people proceed to take pleasure in secure havens and recruit, prepare, arm, finance and function with impunity from Pakistan with state help. They inflict violence and unfold terrorism within the area and different components of the world,” he mentioned.
“Pakistan has failed in fulfilling its worldwide obligations, together with beneath related UNSC resolutions and the Monetary Motion Process Power, to place an finish to help to terrorism emanating from territories beneath its management. The worldwide group ought to maintain Pakistan accountable and search sustained, verifiable and irreversible motion by Pakistan in opposition to terrorism,” the MEA spokesperson mentioned.
India will proceed to contribute and help all efforts in the direction of securing peace, safety and stability in Afghanistan, he mentioned.