India calls for universal condemnation of countries providing arms to terrorists

India has highlighted the growing sophistication of small arms and their delivery via drones to terrorists, urging global condemnation of states sponsoring such acts. At a UN conference, Indian envoy R. Ravindra condemned state-backed terrorism and proposed a regional initiative to curb arms trafficking.

India calls for universal condemnation of countries providing arms to terrorists

 Warning about the increased sophistication of small arms and the use of drones to get them to terrorists, India has called for universal condemnation of countries providing weapons to terrorists. 

"The increase in volume and the quality of the arsenal acquired by these terrorist organisations reminds us time and again that they cannot exist without the sponsorship or support of States," R. Ravindra, the Charge d’Affaires of India’s UN Mission, said.