“China dropped its objection to a proposal in the UN to list
MASOOD AZHAR, the leader of a Pakistani jihadist group,
as a terrorist….
This allowed the UN to declare sanctions on Mr Azhar,
including the freezing of his assets and a travel ban….
His group, JAISH-E-MUHAMMAD, claimed responsibility
for a suicide-bombing that killed 40 soldiers
in Indian-administered Kashmir in February…
China had previously opposed such sanctions,
apparently in deference to Pakistan, a close ally…!!!”
(THE ECONOMIST, MAY 4TH, 2019)