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F-16 wasn’t used to shoot down Indian aircrafts: federal defence minister

March 6, 2019

Federal Defence Minister Pervez Khattak says Pakistan did not use an F-16 to shoot down Indian aircrafts which violated Pakistani airspace last week.

“I am proud of the opposition’s solidarity,” said Khattak during a Senate meeting on Wednesday.

He paid tribute to the Pakistan Army’s response to India. He said Pakistan has three water boundaries.

Related: Pakistan wards off Indian submarine from entering its waters

Pakistan warded off an Indian submarine from trying to enter its waters a day earlier, according to the Navy. Pakistan Navy was able to detect the location of the submarine and then it was stopped from entering into Pakistani waters, said its spokesperson.

Khattak, however, claimed that the Indian submarine crossed 19 kilometres into Pakistani waters. He praised the navy on its timely detection of the submarine.

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    Sadnav   March 7, 2019 11:09 am/ Reply

    yeh bhi neend se jaag gaya hai

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