Nepal takes dig at Pakistan over supporting terrorism

Photo of Nepal's prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal.

Katmandu: Nepal today suggested all the members of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) nations to ensure that their soil must not be used by terrorists.

Nepal is the current Chair of the regional grouping while taking exception to the recent developments between India and Pakistan following a terrorist attacks in Jammu and Kashmir’s Uri sector in which 19 Indian soldiers were killed.

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On Sunday Nepal called upon all the members-states to create a conductive regional environment for the 19 Saarc Summit.

Earlier, Pakistan was scheduled to host the 19th Saarc Summit in Islamabad in November, which now stands postponed until further notice after India pulled out from the summit.

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Nepal was cautiously following the events unfolding in the region.


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