Beijing: Forward of its strategic dialogue with India, China on Friday mentioned "stable proof" was wanted for it to
again efforts to get JeM chief Masood Azhar banned by the UN.
International Secretary S Jaishankar and China's Govt Vice International Minister Zhang Yesui will maintain a brand new spherical of strategic dialogue in Beijing on February 22, Chinese language International Ministry Spokesperson Geng Shuang instructed a media briefing right here.
The 2 sides can have an in-depth trade of views on the worldwide scenario and different regional and world problems with mutual curiosity within the strategic dialogue which is a crucial communication mechanism between India and China, he mentioned.
Commenting on experiences of "friction factors" within the bilateral relationship, together with the Azhar problem and India's admission into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), Geng mentioned "variations are solely pure".
"By way of all types of dialog and exchanges, together with (the) upcoming Strategic Dialogue, (the) two sides can step up communication to slender variations and attain new consensus on attaining cooperation," he mentioned.
On the Azhar problem, over which China has put a technical maintain on the latest US transfer to listing the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief as a terrorist within the 1267 committee of the UN Safety Council, Geng mentioned China will help the transfer if there’s stable proof.
"China upholds ideas of objectivity, impartiality and professionalism and takes half in related discussions. Whether or not final yr's software by India or this yr's by (the) related nation, our place is constant," Geng mentioned.
"Our standards is just one, we want stable proof. If there’s stable proof the appliance might be authorized. If there isn’t any stable proof there’s hardly consensus," he mentioned.
Stating that China has reiterated its stand a number of instances, Geng mentioned, "On (the) 1267 committee, the most recent growth is related nations have made one other software with the committee. Related members of (the) committee are in session and related events have failed to succeed in consensus to date."
China final yr put a technical maintain twice on India's software to get Azhar banned by the UN.
This yr, the US moved the proposal in the united states to designate Azhar, the mastermind of the Pathankot terror assault, as a terrorist. China as soon as once more has put a technical maintain on the transfer.
On India's entry into the NSG, he mentioned, "We’ve mentioned many instances this can be a multilateral problem".
"We keep on with two-step strategy particularly, first NSG members have to arrive at a set of ideas for the entry of non-NPT state events into NSG after which transfer ahead discussions of particular circumstances," Geng mentioned.
"Our place is constant. Other than India, different non-NPT state events are additionally making functions. Our place on these functions is constant," he mentioned.
Whether or not the Azhar problem or the NSG problem, they’re in essence multilateral points and never bilateral ones, Geng mentioned.
"We hope India can perceive China's angle and place on the 2 issues," he mentioned, including that China and India are the 2 largest growing counties having a variety of converging pursuits.
"China India cooperation advantages not solely two nations however the area and growing world which may contribute to our solidarity," he mentioned.