First Secretary in India's Permanent Mission to the UN Sandeep Kumar Bayyapu said, "repeated and cynical attempts by Pakistan, to spread a false narrative about the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir have not succeeded earlier and will not do so now".
The official said that despite some positive indicators, the US has not yet seen Pakistan taking the sustained or decisive steps that it would have expected to see ten months after the announcement of the South Asia strategy.
"We've had a number of discussions with our Pakistani partners on expectations for change and expelling terrorists from areas in which they've been allowed to operate," Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan said.
"We ought to bring the full weight of the US government and our coalition partners on Pakistan to ensure that they do not provide the sanctuary that they have provided historically to groups like Haqqani and the Taliban."
“In its short history, Pakistan has become a geography synonymous with terror. The quest for a ‘land of pure’ (Pakistan means the land of the pure) has actually produced ‘the land of pure terror’,” said Gambhir, reading from a prepared text.
The 10 countries with the highest AML risk are Iran, Afghanistan, Guinea-Bissau, Tajikistan, Laos, Mozambique, Mali, Uganda, Cambodia and Tanzania while the three lowest risk countries are Finland, followed by Lithuania and Estonia, the group said in a recent report published on its website.
Donald Trump warned Pakistan of consequences if it continues to provide safe havens to terrorists and sought an enhanced role for India to end America's longest war and bring peace in the war-torn country.