Terror, Covid origins: PM Modi takes swipe at Pakistan, China in UN speech

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India News: NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a sharp dig at both Pakistan and China in his address at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in Ne.
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NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a sharp dig at both Pakistan and China in his address at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York on Saturday.The Prime Minister said that countries with regressive thinking use terrorism as a political tool but don't understand that it is as big a threat for them as well.Speaking about the situation in Taliban-ruled Afghanistan , he said it must be ensured the volatile country is not used to spread terrorism or launch terror attacks."We need to ensure that no country tries to take advantage of the delicate situation in Afghanistan and use it for its own selfish interests."At this time, people of Afghanistan, women and children and minorities need help. We must fulfill our duties by providing them with assistance," the Prime Minister said.Pakistan's neighbours, including Afghanistan, India and US have long accused Islamabad of providing safe haven and support to militants, a charge denied by it.In an indirect swipe at China, the Prime Minister said that oceans of the world must be…
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