J K News Today
Jammu, December 22
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has expressed happiness over India joining more than 100 other countries in supporting the resolution against the U S declaring Jerusalem as capital of Israel.
In a tweet , Mehbooba Mufti said “ Very proud to see that India joined over 100 countries at the UN to vote against recognizing Jerusalem as the official capital of Israel .”
“ This vote further reaffirms our stand and support to Palestine.”
Her political rival Omar Abdullah offered a “ well done” to Ministry of External Affairs for siding with the Palestinians . He wrote on Twitter : “ Well done MEA for not taking the safe/easy option of abstaining like 35 others. Donald Trump’s threat backfired spectacularly.”
Omar is also a former minister of state for external affairs.