US -Pakistan clash at UN; US needs reality check on ‘terrorist safe havens’ Maleeha Lodhi

India told to look at own record of subversion against Pakistan

UNITED NATIONS, Jan 20 (INP):In a forceful rebuttal of U.S. accusation of terrorist ‘safe havens’ on Pakistan’s soil, Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi told the UN Security Council Friday that envisioning that these sanctuaries lie outside Afghanistan need a reality check.

“Afghanistan and its partners, especially the US, need to address the challenges inside Afghanistan rather than shift the onus for ending the conflict onto others,” the Pakistani envoy said in a debate on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia…..

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