Illustration: Craig Stephens
Adnan Aamir
Opinion

Opinion

Adnan Aamir

India and Pakistan are not going to war any time soon, but expect the bluster to continue

  • Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to keep up the anti-Pakistan rhetoric but heed international pressure not to escalate the conflict
  • Meanwhile, cash-strapped Pakistan would not want a protracted conflict either

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Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi (right) appealed to his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi (right) to help resolve its conflict with India. Photo: EPA-EFE

Pakistan appeals to China for help easing conflict with India

  • Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi makes late night call to Chinese counterpart Wang Yi as tensions mount in South Asia
  • Wang appeals to both sides to ‘exercise restraint’ to prevent tensions escalating
Topic |   China-India relations

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Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi (right) appealed to his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi (right) to help resolve its conflict with India. Photo: EPA-EFE
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