India has said that its efforts to ban the perpetrators and facilitators of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks were stalled in the past for “political reasons”, allowing those individuals to roam free and continue to carry out cross-border attacks against the country. are.
India’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations and Ambassador Ruchira Kamboj said terrorism continues to pose a “serious threat” to international peace and security. “Groups affiliated and inspired by ISIS and Al-Qaeda continue to target civilians and security forces, especially in Asia and Africa,” he said.
“Let us not forget that in November 2008, 10 terrorists entered the city of Mumbai from Pakistan through the sea route, wreaked havoc in the city for four days, including 26 foreign nationals,” Kamboj told a joint briefing of the UN Security Council. Killed 166 people.”
“Our efforts to ban the perpetrators and facilitators of these terrorist attacks have been blocked in the past for political reasons. They openly carried out cross-border attacks against my country while pursuing their designs.”