India asked Pakistan the reason why after 70 years of Independence, India produces engineers and doctors, establishes itself as IT power whereas Pakistan churns out Jihadis.
A day after India described Pakistan as “Terroristan”, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in a blistering attack on Pakistan said India created IITs, IIMs and AIIMs whereas Pakistan produced Lashkar-e-Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammad, Haqqani Network and Hizbul Mujahideen.
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj was addressing the 72nd session of United Nations General Assembly in New York on Saturday. She hit out at Pakistan for creating terror groups and asked Pakistani leaders to introspect why there country is infamous as the “pre-eminent export factory for terror.”
India was responding to the remarks made by its Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday who accused India of committing human rights violations and inducing state- sponsored terrorism in Kashmir.
India asked Pakistan as to why after 70 years of Independence of both countries, India produces engineers and doctors and establishes itself as IT power whereas Pakistan churns out Jihadis who are threat to world peace and harmony.
India had ripped into Pakistan on Friday at UN General Assembly after India’s first secretary to the United Nations, Eenam Gambhir, described Pakistan as a “failed state” and analogized Pakistan with “a geography synonymous with terror”.
The External Affairs Minister took a dig at International community too for not recognising the terrorism as global threat and accused them of downplaying it as a “law and order” problem.
Sushma Swaraj without naming China for its stand to block UN designation of JeM Chief Masood Azhar said, “If even the UN Security Council cannot agree on the listing of terrorists, how can we fight together?”
In the backdrop of North Korea’s Nuclear test and shooting of missiles over Japan, Sushma Swaraj warned International community for re-emergence of issue of nuclear proliferation.
“Nuclear proliferation is back in the zone of dangerous headlines. Cyber security has become a source of deep insecurity,” Swaraj said in an apparent reference to the continued provocative behaviour of North Korea, which has been carrying out missile tests and nuclear tests in violation of the UN Security Council resolution.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj for her speech at the UN General Assembly saying she delivered a strong message on the dangers emanating our of terrorism.