Global Terrorist

UNSC members hail Masood Azhar's designation of global terrorist as significant

The 1267 Al Qaeda Sanctions Committee of theSecurity Council blacklisted Azhar on May 1 after veto-wielding permanent member China lifted its technical hold on the proposal by the other members.

published on : 21st May 2019

Masood Azhar's sanction reveals good cooperation at global level: New German Ambassador to India

Germany had played an important role in the effort to get Azhar sanctioned, particularly in the wake of the February 14 Pulwama terror attack.

published on : 21st May 2019

TNIE Podcasts | Jaish chief Masood Azhar named global terrorist but at what cost?

Was it PM Modi's international diplomacy which helped India? Or was it the US pressure in the international arena that worked? And if so, what was the deal India struck with the US?

published on : 8th May 2019

Pakistan imposes travel ban on JeM chief Masood Azhar, issues order to freeze assets

The UN sanctions committee on the Islamic State and Al-Qaeda on Wednesday announced the designation of Azhar, leader of Jaish-e-Mohammed, over its ties to Al-Qaeda.

published on : 3rd May 2019

Why no Pulwama in Azhar’s UN listing? Here's what the MEA said

In a big diplomatic win for India, Masood Azhar was designated a global terrorist by the UNSC on Wednesday.

published on : 2nd May 2019

Why does Imran want Modi to continue as India's PM, asks Chidambaram

The Congress leader expressed his happiness over Azhar being named a global terrorist after the process was initiated by his party-led government in 2009.

published on : 2nd May 2019

It is victory for American diplomacy, says Mike Pompeo on UN designating Masood Azhar as global terrorist

Pompeo congratulated the US mission in the UN which took the lead in America's diplomatic effort to designate Azhar as a global terrorist.

published on : 2nd May 2019

Masood Azhar proscribed under Anti-Terrorism Act much before his UN listing, claims Pakistan

Pakistan statement argued that the earlier proposals to list the JeM chief 'failed' as the information regarding terrorist activities of Azhar and his outfits did not meet the technical rules.

published on : 2nd May 2019

Timeline of major events leading to Masood Azhar's designation as global terrorist

United Nations on Wednesday designated Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar as a "global terrorist" after China lifted its hold on a proposal to blacklist him.

published on : 2nd May 2019

UN declares Jaish chief Masood Azhar as 'global terrorist'

Beijing lifting its hold is a massive diplomatic win for India, which had relentlessly pursued the matter with its international allies.

published on : 1st May 2019

Decision on global terrorist tag by UN on JeM chief Masood Azhar likely today

The focus will be on UN Security council permanent member China's decision on whether to give a nod to the proposal to blacklist Azhar.

published on : 1st May 2019

France working with EU for listing of Masood Azhar as a global terrorist: MEA

The move by France, a member of the EU, came days after China blocked a bid at the United Nations to ban Masood Azhar.

published on : 22nd March 2019

US, France & UK in intense discussions with China on Masood Azhar listing at UN

On Wednesday, China blocked for the fourth consecutive time a resolution at the UN Security Council Committee on designating Azhar, head of the JeM terror group, as a global terrorist.

published on : 16th March 2019

UNSC members may be forced to pursue other actions on Masood Azhar: US after China blocks ban on Jaish chief

A US diplomat spoke on condition of anonymity to give a sense of the feeling of other members of the Security Council after China blocked the move to designate Azhar a global terrorist.

published on : 14th March 2019

Failure to designate Masood Azhar as global terrorist against regional stability, peace: US

The JeM, headed by the 50-year-old Azhar, carried out many terror strikes in India and was involved in the attack on Parliament, the Pathankot air force base, army camps in Jammu and Uri.

published on : 13th March 2019
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