Sushma Swaraj likely to follow Narendra Modi’s stance on Pakistan
New York: On Monday, Sushma Swaraj, External Affairs Minister will address the (UNGA) UN General Assembly, following the Uri terror attack that killed 18 soldiers, External Affairs Minister is expected to lead India’s attack on Pakistan and seek global support to dub it a “terror state.
Post the 18 September Uri attack, Taking a cue from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s first public speech, On Saturday where he openly warned Pakistan of isolating it internationally, Sushma Swaraj is likely to take a tough stance, and is likely to be blunt, vis-a-vis the western neighbour.
External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup said in a tweet, “Leading India’s delegation to the 71st UNGA. EAM @SushmaSwaraj arrives in New York.”
India will totally isolate Pakistan in the international arena for “exporting terror,” Modi said, on Saturday.
The Indian diplomatic mission at the UN was also point-blank and did not hesitate to call the neighbouring country “Ivy League of terror”. Nawaz Sharif, Pakistan Prime Minister tirade against India under right to reply.
Modi had said, That day is not far when people of Pakistan will take to streets to fight against the rulers and fight terrorism. We will force you to be left alone in the world. India has been successful in isolating you. The sacrifices of our 18 soldiers won’t go in vain.
Sushma Swaraj, External Affairs Minister is also expected to give a befitting reply to an earlier address at the UNGA by Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
Sushma’s tone during her address to the UNGA on Monday is also likely to be equally tough and blunt, diplomats said.
The Indian diplomatic mission at the UN was also point-blank and called the neighbouring country the “Ivy League of terror.