LAHORE – Jamaat-e Islami (JI) chief Syed Munawar Hasan has appealed to the world community to take immediate notice of terrorism and ongoing human rights violation in Bangladesh.
Talking to various delegations at Mansoora on Friday, after his returning from Turkey, he urged for the United Nations emergency meeting to discuss the situation in Banladesh where the Hasina Wajid government was bent upon crushing its political opponents. He warned that if the brutalities of Bangladesh government were not stopped immediately, the country would face a civil war.
The JI chief condemned the silence of the world community, the Human Rights bodies and the Pakistan government on the state terrorism in Bangladesh.
He said that the JI workers and leaders had committed no crime but they had made every effort to safeguard Pakistan’s solidarity and to foil India’s plans to break up the country. And even at present, they were making sincere efforts for the progress and prosperity of their country, he said.
Swedish delegation visits Mansoora: A delegation led by Swedish ambassador in Pakistan Lars Hjalmar Wide called on Jamaat-e-Islami deputy chief Ch Aslam Saleemi at Mansoora Friday.
Afghanistan situation after the US withdrawal, the next elections in the country, the situation in Bangladesh and the Kashmir issue came under discussion in the meeting.
The JI deputy chief told the delegation that peace could not return to the region until the US completely withdrew from Afghanistan. He emphasized that the US should learn from the defeat of the British and the Soviet Union in Afghanistan.
The Swedish delegation explained that the European countries were against death sentence on any ground. They further said their country was watching the situation in Bangladesh deeply. They also stressed the need for early solution of the Kashmir issue through all possible means.