Monitoring team of UNSC to visit Pakistan Jan 25-26
21 January, 2018
ISLAMABAD: The United Nations Security Council’s sanctions monitoring team will visit Islamabad on a two-day trip starting next Thursday for an assessment of Pakistan’s compliance with the world body’s sanctions regime.
“The monitoring team of the UNSC 1267 Sanctions Committee will be here on Jan 25 and 26.
The visit is taking place amid increasing pressure on Pakistan from the United States and India with respect to the alleged inadequate implementation of the sanctions on Hafiz Saeed and entities linked to him. However, Pakistani officials, insist that the trip is a routine visit.