Pakistan fully closed its airspace on February 26, after the Indian Air Force (IAF) fighter jets struck a Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist training camp in Balakot, following the Pulwama terror attack in Kashmir.
“The FATF strongly urges Pakistan to swiftly complete its action plan by October 2019 when the last set of action plan items are set to expire. Otherwise, the FATF will decide the next step at that time for insufficient progress,” it said after a meeting in Orlando, Florida.
As soon as Khan stepped out of his bullet-proof vehicle, a barrage of bullets were fired by a terrorist, one of which hit his liver and duodenum, police said. On Sunday, Khan's health deteriorated and he was shifted to AIIMS in the afternoon.
China, which considers Pakistan as its “all-weather ally” and “iron brother”, did not yield to intense diplomatic pressure from the US, France, UK, Russia and India. This came despite India reaching out to capitals across the world.
US State Department spokesperson Robert Palladino said: "I would say that the United States and China share a mutual interest in achieving regional stability and peace, and that a failure to designate Jaish-e-Mohammed leader Masood Azhar would run counter to this goal".
Gandhi's comments come a day after he attacked the BJP government of 1999 for releasing Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar, the head of the terror group which claimed responsibility for the Pulwama attack.
With Pakistan cracking down on the Jaish-e-Muhammad, India said Wednesday that a final decision on the proposed Foreign Secretary-level talks will be taken Thursday after National Security Advisor Ajit K Doval meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi. While there are some indications that the talks may be “delayed” by a “few days or weeks” and will […]