The US, UK, and France recently favored the global terrorist tag on Azhar under the 1267 al-Qaeda Sanctions Committee of UNSC. The UNSC had condemned the Pulwama attack in strong words and held JeM responsible for it.
Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj said that she has asked Indian Embassy in Kenya and the India Embassy in Ethiopia to reach the family members of victims. She urged people to help her reach the families of those killed.
"In our desire for peace, I announce that tomorrow, and as a first step to open negotiations, Pakistan will be releasing the Indian Air Force officer in our custody," Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said.
In his State of the Union address, Trump called for people to enter the US legally in “the largest numbers ever.” He said the US Congress has 10 days left to pass a bill that will fund the government, protect the homeland, and secure the southern border.
“We have urged the US side to share full details and regular updates of the students with the government, to release them from detention at the earliest and not to resort to deportation against their will,” the ministry said.