Pakistan’s isolation in the region has been complete as the tiny nation Maldives has also announced that it will not take part in the SAARC summit scheduled to be held in Islamabad in November. With this five nations out of seven i.e. Bangladesh, Bhutan, Afghanistan, Sri Lanka and Maldives have backed India which boycotted the summit protesting against Pakistan’s policy of abetting terrorism across India.
India’s surgical strikes against Pakistan has caught every nation by surprise and Pakistan’s irresponsible handling of situation stood exposed.
India gained upper hand diplomatically as except China, all super powers including US, UK, Russia, France along with several European nations have supported India’s stance and asked Pakistan to act against terror.