Pakistan continues to assist terror groups in Afghanistan: INDIA at UNGA

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Dec 09, 2018, 12.16 PM(IST)

Indian Diplomat Eenam Gambhir. Photograph:( WION )

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India also said that the terrorists and their supporters have set up industries of narcotics and illegal mining in the territories they control and added that terrorists are also stealing resources of the Afghan people to fund more violence and terrorism.

India has slammed Pakistan at the United Nations General Assembly for destabilizing Afghanistan and continuing to provide assistance to sanctuaries of terror organisation in its territory.

India also said that the terrorists and their supporters have set up industries of narcotics and illegal mining in the territories they control and added that terrorists are also stealing resources of the Afghan people to fund more violence and terrorism.

As per the latest reports on global terrorism index released earlier this week, Afghanistan is now the world’s deadliest country for terrorism. 

One-quarter of all worldwide terrorism-related deaths during 2017 occurred in Afghanistan. 

The country has seen a number of terror attacks in 2018 in which hundreds of people have been killed.