China on Thursday accused the US of undermining the authority of the UN anti-terror committee by “forcefully moving” a resolution at the UN Security Council to list Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist. America’s move only “complicates” the issue, said Beijing, which was seen as a hint by many that China would continue to block the move.
The US, supported by France and the UK, has moved a draft resolution at the UN Security Council to blacklist the Pakistan-based terror group’s chief, two weeks after China put a hold on a proposal to list Masood Azhar under the 1267 Al Qaeda Sanctions Committee of the Council.
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang told a media briefing: “This is not in line with resolution of the issue through dialogue and negotiations. Read More