Vandalism At Indian Consulate “Absolutely Unacceptable”: White House
WASHINGTON, DC(ANI) – White House National Security Council spokesman John Kirby has said the vandalism at Indian Consulate in San Francisco is “absolutely unacceptable” and is condemned by the US.
“We certainly condemn that vandalism, it’s unacceptable. State Department’s diplomatic security service is working with local authorities to properly investigate. State department will work on infrastructure perspective to repair the damage,” Kirby said.
Meanwhile, a US State Department spokesperson said, “The United States condemns the attack against the Indian Consulate and any attack against diplomatic facilities within the United States. We pledge to defend the safety and security of these facilities as well as the diplomats who work within them.”
After vandalism in London, Khalistan supporters allegedly attacked Indian Consulate in San Francisco.
The Foundation for India and Indian Diaspora Studies said in a statement, “We strongly suspect Pakistan’s ISI is behind instigating and funding Sikh radicalization with false propaganda. We ask Indian Americans including the Sikh majority to rise against the extremism.”