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India, Russia supportive of Intra-Afghan talks, says Russian envoy Nikolay Kudashev

Russian Ambassador to India, Nikolay Kudashev on Wednesday said both countries are supportive of the intra-Afghan talks based on commitments of the parties to ensure that future government is inclusive. “Situation in Afghanistan was deteriorating. We’re both supportive of intra-Afghan talks based on commitments of the parties to ensure that […]

India supports Syrian engagement with OPCW

India at United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Monday (local time) supported Syrian engagement with the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW). Talking about the Indian stand on chemical weapons convention, P Mathur, Counsellor, Permanent Mission of India to UN, said, “Syria to continue engagement with OPCW, reiterated […]

India reaffirms commitment to Syrian-led, Syrian-owned UN-facilitated political process

India, while joining the consensus on United Nations Security Council (UNSC) Syrian Humanitarian Resolution on Friday (local time), reaffirmed its commitment to Syrian-led, Syrian-owned UN-facilitated political process. Permanent Representative/Ambassador of India to United Nations TS Tirumurti while explaining India’s vote on Syria said, “India firmly believes that long-term security and […]