“All parties should support UN designation of terrorists

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken stated on Friday that no country should oppose the designation of terrorists, in what appears to be a message to China.

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US Secretary of State Antony Blinken stated on Friday that no country should oppose the designation of terrorists, in what appears to be a message to China.

During a casual briefing at the Counter, he issued a virtual statement in which he delivered this message.

Terrorism Committee at the Taj Hotel in Mumbai, one of the primary locations of the Mumbai terrorist attacks.

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China has recently thwarted many attempts to identify several terrorists with bases in Pakistan. A proposal to include Talha Saeed, the son of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) leader Hafiz Saeed, was put on hold by Beijing this month. Under the 1267 sanction process, India and the US both backed this bid.

Speaking to the members of the UN Counter-Terrorism Committee, Blinken claimed that numerous security council members, including the US, had enacted their sanctions on the terrorists responsible for these attacks.

“But our efforts are more effective when we act together, which is why we worked with India to put the nomination to designate several terrorists through the UN 1267 committee. All relevant parties should support this designation and no nation should stand in the way,” he said.

The top US ambassador said in a message to the UN Committee that Washington is mourning the deaths of 141 Indians, 6 Americans, and casualties from 15 other nations from all over the world alongside New Delhi and citizens throughout the world.

India, the United States, and all other countries, according to Blinken, have a duty to the victims of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks and to prosecute those responsible for the assaults.

“We have a responsibility to the victims and the people everywhere to bring to justice the perpetrators of the Mumbai attacks including their masterminds. That’s what the US is working to do, together with India and other partners for the last 14 years,” he added.

“Because if we allow the attacks of these attacks go unpunished, we send messages to terrorists everywhere that their heinous crimes will be tolerated,” he added.

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) conference on counterterrorism will be held in India from Friday through Sunday in advance of the 14th anniversary of the Mumbai attacks in November. At one of the primary locations of the heinous terrorist assaults, the crucial UNSC meeting is being held under the leadership of New Delhi, which also serves as chair of the Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC).

“We have a responsibility to the victims and the people everywhere to bring to justice the perpetrators of the Mumbai attacks including their masterminds. That’s what the US is working to do, together with India and other partners for the last 14 years,” he added.

“Because if we allow the attacks of these attacks go unpunished, we send messages to terrorists everywhere that their heinous crimes will be tolerated,” he added.

Ahead of the 14th anniversary of the Mumbai attacks in November, India is hosting the two-day anti-terrorism meeting of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) starting Friday. The key UNSC meeting, under New Delhi’s chair of the Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC), is taking place at one of the main sites that saw the dastardly terror attacks.

Speaking at the counter-terrorism briefing, Jaishankar said the world knows that money is the lifeblood of terrorism.

“Terrorist organizations require funds and resources to maintain their organizational functions and undertake activities. The reality that terrorism continues to exist and expand points to an underlying truth: that terrorism continues to get the necessary financial resources to thrive,” he added.