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No talks with Pakistan unless it acts against terror groups: Sushma Swaraj

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cannot have a dialogue with unless the neighbouring country takes action against terror groups operating from its soil, has said.

Speaking at an event here, said on Wednesday, "We do not want talk on terror, we want action on it. Terror and talks cannot go together. We are ready to engage with in an atmosphere free from terror."

"Some people say (Prime Minister) is a statesman. If he is so generous then he should hand over JeM to Let's see how generous he is," she said.

"Pakistan needs to control the ISI and its who are bent on destroying the bilateral relations time and again," she said.

Swaraj's remarks came hours before the deadline to raise objection to the listing of a proposal to declare Jaish-e-Mohammed Azhar as a global terrorist before the 1267 of the

For the fourth time in the last ten years, on Wednesday blocked the proposal moved by the US, and the UK, among others, on February 27.

Terming the a "non-effective organisation", said that it does not reflect today's "geopolitical reality".

"We all know that the is the non-effective organisation in today's world. The entire world is in turmoil, not just the Middle East, but the organisation is unable to do anything. Because it does not reflect the geopolitical reality."

"is not a part of the organisation (as a permanent member). India was not even independent at the time of the formation. So tell me, the kind of organisation which does not reflect today's geopolitical reality will solve the world problems," he added.

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First Published: Thu, March 14 2019. 10:36 IST