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Al-Qaida’s links with Pak-based terror groups like LeT, JeM continue to strengthen: India at UN

Indian Express | 19/01/2022 10:23 AM | Click to read full article

Al-Qaida’s linkages with UNSC proscribed Pakistan-based terror groups like LeT and JeM has continued to strengthen, India’s envoy to the UN said on Tuesday, underlining that the recent developments in Afghanistan have only served to re-energise the terrorist group.

India’s Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador T S Tirumurti told ISIS has changed its modus operandi with its core focus is now on regaining ground in Syria and Iraq, and its regional affiliates are strengthening their expansion, especially in Africa and in Asia.