Sushma Swaraj is likely to speak on terrorism, especially against Pakistan, among other important issues. India on Thursday had said Pakistan is now “Terroristan” the land of pure terror.
“The number of threats and incidents that endanger South Asia’s peace and stability are on the rise,” Ms Swaraj had said in her opening statement at the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation foreign ministers’ meeting yesterday. She is likely to continue speaking on security issues when she addresses the UN General Assembly today.
Ms Swaraj, pre-empting Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi’s address on Thursday, had pointed out terrorists continue to find shelter in countries using terrorism as an “instrument of state policy”.
The Pakistan Prime Minister had devoted much of his first address to the UN General Assembly to accusing India of terror against his country and “war crimes” in Kashmir. Read More…