US Deflects Question About PM Narendra Modi's 'Mother-Ship Of Terror' Remark On Pak

The US has refrained from commenting on Prime Minister Narendra Modi branding Pakistan as the "mother-ship of terrorism" at the recent Goa summit of BRICS, which groups Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.

China yesterday defended long-time ally Pakistan.

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China opposes Modi linking Pakistan with terror

Says while its line is consistent on countering terror, world community must acknowledge Pak’s “great sacrifices.”

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi called Pakistan a “mothership of terrorism”, China today strongly defended its all-weather ally, saying it is against linking any country or religion with terror and asked the world community to acknowledge Pakistan’s “great sacrifices.”

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After PM Modi's 'Mothership Of Terrorism' Remark, China Defends Pakistan

The day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi branded Pakistan a "mother-ship of terrorism", China sprang to long-time ally Pakistan's defence.

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying, when asked about PM Modi's comments, said China is against "the linking of terrorism to any specific country, ethnicity or religion."

"Everyone knows that India and Pakistan are victims of terrorism. Pakistan has made huge efforts and great sacrifices in fighting terrorism. I think the international community should respect this," the spokesperson added.



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