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India to chair 3 key subsidiary bodies of UNSC


  • The panels are, Counter-Terrorism Committee (for 2022), Taliban Sanctions Committee, and Libya Sanctions committee. 
  • This was announced by the Permanent Representative of India at the United Nations Security Council, TS Tirumurti.
  • India will chair the Counter-Terrorism Committee of UNSC in 2022. 
  • Mr Tirumurti said, chairing of this committee has a special resonance for India which has not only been at the forefront of fighting terrorism especially cross border terrorism but has also been one of its biggest victims.