Imran Khan says ‘it’s jihad’; asks Pakistanis not to lose heart over Kashmir
We are doing it because we want Allah to be happy with us, Khan said.
Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan on his return from the US on Sunday said that those standing by Kashmiris were doing “jihad” and Pakistan will support Kashmiris even if the world does not.
Prime Minister Khan, who focused on the Kashmir issue in his maiden address to the UN General Assembly, told his party workers at the airport here that whether the world is with the Kashmiris or not, we are standing with them.
In other news:
Worse than slavery:
Africans being raped & starved while studiying the qoran.
African men and boys freed from Islamic boarding school
Shackled children and other detainees from Burkina Faso, Mali, and other countries have been freed from the ‘House of Torture’ where they were reportedly raped and starved for years while they studied the Koran pic.twitter.com/ZPkSYEOj1E
— RT (@RT_com) September 30, 2019
Let’s hope our bleeding hearts do not intend to ‘save them’ by bringing them to Europe.
Paki PM faces backlash online after predicting ‘bloodbath’ in Kashmir & threatening India with nukes at UNGA
STORY: on.rt.com/a2i2 VIDEO: Imran Khan to UNGA – ‘This is one of the most critical times…#Pakistan will be blamed…’
Imran Khan, Prime Minister of Pakistan addresses the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly. © Reuters / Lucas Jackson
Tensions have run high between the two nuclear-armed nations since New Delhi revoked Kashmir’s decades-old autonomous status, arguing that the move was needed to fully integrate the region into India and bring prosperity to it. Thousands of Indian troops were sent to the area, with a curfew imposed in order to prevent possible unrest.
“What’s going to happen when the curfew is going to be lifted – it’ll be a bloodbath,” Khan said from the UN tribune.
“The people will come out. There are 900,000 [Indian] troops there…. What are they going to do? There’ll be a bloodbath.”
Pakistan rejects India’s justification for the Kashmir move, accusing its neighbor of a crackdown on the local Muslim population and infringing on its part of the disputed region’s territory.
India and Pakistan have already fought two wars over Kashmir in 1947 and 1965, with Khan reiterating that he doesn’t rule out a third one, in which nukes may well be employed.
If the conflict with India breaks out, a much smaller Pakistan would have to choose between surrender and a “fight for… freedom till death,” the PM pointed out.
“What will we do? I ask myself this question … and we will fight. … and when a nuclear-armed country fights to the end, it will have consequences far beyond the borders.”
Modi, who took the stage after Khan’s fiery speech, delivered his message in a much calmer manner. He didn’t mention the dispute over Kashmir or tensions with Pakistan at all, concentrating instead on broader global issues. One of them was terrorism, which the PM called “one of the biggest challenges, not for any single country, but for the entire world and humanity.” India accuses Pakistan of supporting terrorist groups in Kashmir.
Khan’s speech drew a torrent of angry reactions from the Indian part of the Twittersphere. India’s Foreign Ministry spokesman, Raveesh Kumar, blasted Khan’s address on Twitter, accusing him or “warmongering”and misusing the UN platform.
But then, not everyone feels that there is life beyond the jingoism of nuclear war, jihad, encouraging terrorism, war mongering, falsehood, deceit and misuse of the highest global platform.
The UN gives a message of peace, but the pm of Pakistan today stigmatized this UN, UN must ban such people from coming on stage.
Khan was also blamed for being “obsessed” with India and its PM. A particularly inquisitive commenter pointed out that the Muslim-majority country’s leader mentioned Modi more frequently than Prophet Muhammad in his address.
So he spelled “Modi” 12 times and “Prophet” 11 times !!!
Others were worried that Khan’s words could incite attacks against Indians around the globe.