Thursday, February 9

Tag: UN Sanctions Regime

FO: (Pakistan calls for transparency in UN Sanctions Regime)

ISLAMABAD:Pakistan has stressed the need for de politicization and transparency in the UN Sanctions Regime for its effectiveness and credibility. At his weekly news briefing here on Thursday, Foreign Office Spokesperson Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri regretted the decision by some members of the UN Security Council's Sanctions Committee to block the designation of two Indian nationals Gobinda Patnaik and Angara Appaji to the sanctions list. The spokesperson said these Indian nationals are wanted criminals in Pakistan for their involvement in many high profile terrorist attacks and currently residing in India under state protection. He said Pakistan had provided sufficient evidence to the UN Security Council Sanctions Committee regarding establishment of training camps by the Indian terrori...