14 Mar 2019

Why does China keep protecting Masood Azhar?

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Why does China keep protecting Masood Azhar?
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Chirag Subramanium

Chirag Subramanium

Asked on 14 March, 2019

Why did China protect Masood Azhar at UNSC?

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China said it put a technical hold on Masood Azhar's plea to buy more time. "Our action is to make sure that the committee will have enough time to study the matter so that the relevant sides will have time for dialogue and consultation," Chinese spokesman Lu Kang said.

Navya Dutta

Navya Dutta

Asked on 14 March, 2019

Who moved a plea against China at UNSC?

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The P-3 nations: UK, US, and France moved plea against Masood Azhar.

Shreyas Sen

Shreyas Sen

Asked on 14 March, 2019

How did India react to China's move?

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Without naming China, India released a statement that it was "disappointed" with the outcome.

Aaradhya Mehra

Aaradhya Mehra

Asked on 14 March, 2019

When was Masood Azhar released by India?

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Masood Azhar was released by India in 1999.