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Pakistan's Masood Azhar: China blocks bid to call militant terrorist

China has blocked a bid to designate the leader of the group behind an attack which brought India and Pakistan to the brink of war a terrorist.Masood Azhar is the leader of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), which carried out a suicide bombing last month killing 40 troops in Indian-administered Kashmir.The UN security council has been asked to subject Masood Azhar to an assets freeze, travel ban and arms embargo.But China requested a delay, to give it more time to examine the request.Pakistan's dilemma: What to do about anti-India militants The 'war factor' in India's election Kashmir: Why India and Pakistan fight over it The postponement could last nine months, and it is the fourth time China - a close ally of Pakistan - has blocked attempt ...
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