Responding to questions, Palladino refrained from giving a direct answer on the move in NY to designate Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) leader Masood Azhar as a global terrorist, but said that the United States and its allies in the UN Security Council want to update the UN list of terrorist organisations and leaders.
Prime Minister Imran Khan has urged New Delhi to hold dialogue over the Kashmir conflict a few times since he assumed power past year and has warned that continued suppression of Kashmiris by the Indian forces will result in grim consequences.
Another official said that India had last time even declined a meeting between the foreign ministers but Pakistan was still ready for top level dialogue.
"We reiterate our call for Pakistan to abide by its United Nations Security Council obligations to deny terrorists safe haven and block their entry to funds", he said.
Pakistan on Thursday said it will "soon" respond to a dossier handed over to it by India on "specific details" of involvement of the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) in the deadly Pulwama suicide attack as also the presence of camps of the UN-proscribed militant outfit in the country.
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As the global community expedites efforts to reduce India-Pakistan tensions, Islamabad's envoy in Washington Asad Majeed Khan has reached out to U.S. lawmakers to explain his country's positions.
The Express News report said Pakistan also plans to lodge a complaint against India at the United Nations, accusing New Delhi of "eco-terrorism".
Pakistani delegates will visit New Delhi on March 14 to discuss the draft agreement on Kartarpur corridor, followed by the return visit of the Indian delegation to Islamabad on March 28. "[Indian Prime Minister Narendra] Modi took the opportunity to back off further escalation", the editorial said.
An article in the Atlantic magazine suggested that both countries were hiding facts from their people while working quietly to prevent a war.