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India concerned over U.S. package for Pakistan fighter jets

India concerned over U.S. package for Pakistan fighter jets

Reuters · 09/14/2022 09:01
India concerned over U.S. package for Pakistan fighter jets

- India has conveyed its concern to the United States over Washington's decision to provide a sustenance package for Pakistan's fleet of F-16 fighter aircraft, Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Wednesday.

"We discussed growing convergence of strategic interests and enhanced defence & security cooperation," Singh said on Twitter, after speaking to U.S. Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin over the telephone.


(Reporting by Tanvi Mehta and Devjyot Ghoshal; Editing by Andrew Heavens)

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