Updated: November 25, 2020 10:36:17 am
In a statement it has issued today, the NSCN-IM has accused the Ministry of Home Affairs of issuing directives to the Assam Rifles for carrying out operations against the NSCN-IM, claiming that these directives were in violation of the ceasefire that had been signed between the Indian Government and the Naga insurgent group.
“When it comes to jurisdiction of ceasefire, GoI continues to speak in ambivalent terms even after more than twenty three (23) years of political talks. Naturally, this has become the boiling point of conflict that GoI is simply making an escapade.
Saying that the Naga political issue is being undermined by the Centre, the IM has said that the Indian government has been insincere in its attitude towards finding a permanent solution to the 70 year long Indo-Naga political dispute.
“The Framework Agreement is a symbol of our olive branch to India, our desire to co-exist peacefully as good neighbours. However, this has not been reciprocated with the correct political steps…the Government of…