At the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly, India called for a global front against terror while highlighting several progressive schemes, as countries discussed a wide array of international issues.
Responding to Khan's address to the United Nations General Assembly, Vidisha Maitra, First Secretary MEA, said, "Will Pakistan acknowledge that it is the only government in the world that provides pension to an individual listed by the UN in the Al-Qaeda and Daesh sanctions list?"
Khan was barred from using a commercial flight by the Saudi Crown Prince, who said, "You are our special guest and you would be going to the US on my special aircraft," ANI quoted Pakistani news channel Dunya news.
French President Emmanuel Macron is due to meet British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, whose countries are also parties to the nuclear deal, on Monday, as well as Trump and Rouhani.
Alleging that Shashi Tharoor had violated the norm that the country’s stand at the UN is not criticised domestically, Sudhanshu Trivedi said, “How is it the Congress and its leaders always speak in the same lines as that of Pakistan? The party should clarify.”
Sushma Swaraj said, “In our case, terrorism is bred not in some faraway land, but across our border to the west. Our neighbour’s expertise is not restricted to spawning grounds for terrorism; it is also an expert in trying to mask malevolence with verbal duplicity.”