UNSC

The Lashkar-e-Taiba chief has been on the UNSC 1267 sanctions committee list since 2008 and had appealed against the UN decision through Lahore-based law firm 'Mirza and Mirza' in 2017, while he was still under house arrest in Pakistan.

United Nations: India has criticised the Security Council’s impotency in confronting the terrorism threat in Afghanistan, which poses dangers beyond its borders. “While new threats emerge from the IS/Daesh (Islamic State), the Security Council cannot even decide whether to designate the new leaders of Taliban(as global terrorists) or to freeze the assets of the slain leader …

New Delhi: Frustrated by the secretive machinations that have crippled the UN Security Council reform process, India has called for ‘opening it up to world scrutiny’ so everyone can see what is behind its failure to even taking the ‘first concrete steps towards real negotiations’. ‘Transparency in the working of diplomats is a useful adaptation that …