UNITED NATIONS: Pakistanâ€™s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Maleeha Lodhi on Thursday stated that a resounding majority of UN member states has defied US threats, rejecting Trumpâ€™s arguable transfer of spotting Jerusalem as capital of Israel at UN General Assembly.
Lodhi stated that World’s big nations have conveyed a robust message to the United States that they basically stand with Palestine as UN General Assembly on Thursday followed by a decisive vote of 128 to 9, with 35 abstentions, a movement rejecting the US decision to acknowledge Jerusalem as IsraelÂ´s capital.
Maleeha Lodhi added that no Muslim nation voted towards the solution, even primary recipients of US assist similar to Egypt, Afghanistan and Iraq additionally rejected US decision.
Ambassador Lodhi stated that Trumpâ€™s transfer represented a major violation of global regulation, urging the United Sates to surrender its threatening and undiplomatic means of in the hunt for the beef up for its unlawful transfer that brought about a serious blow to the Middle East peace procedure.
Maleeha stated that the votes recommend that one of the nations are underneath US affect asÂ seven nations, incorporated Guatemala, Honduras, Togo, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau and the Marshall Islands joined Israel and the United States in opposing the measure, with 35 abstentions.
She instructed the United Sates to revisit its decision, including that Pakistan stands with global group in expressing its robust opposition on the decision of the US Administration to acknowledge Jerusalem because the capital of Israel with a view to steer clear of the doubtless grave repercussions within the area and past.
The vote got here after a redoubling of threats by Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the UN, who stated that Washington would consider which nations â€œdisrespectedâ€� America by vote casting towards it.