India shared with China all evidence of terrorist activities of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) and its leader Masood Azhar during Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale’s latest visit to Beijing, according to Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Raveesh Kumar.
This comes as China placed a technical hold — for the fourth time — on the JeM chief’s listing as a global terrorist at the UN Security Council, drawing flak as the latest blockage came in the wake of the gruesome Pulwama terror attack.
India lost over 40 CRPF personnel when a JeM operative targetted a CRPF convoy with an explosive-laden vehicle in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on February 14.
“It is now for the 1267 Sanctions Committee and other authorized bodies of the UN to take a decision on the listing of Masood Azhar. Read More