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IAF on high alert, 2 Pak jets spotted over PoK
14 March 2019, 04:27 | Glen Norman
Indian Air Force on High Alert After 2 Pakistani Jets Fly Near Border- ReportCC BY-SA 4.0 Shimin Gu Pakistan Air Force Chengdu JF-17
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Maas lauded Pakistan's role in the ongoing Afghan peace process.
Secretary Pompeo expressed his understanding of India's concerns regarding cross-border terrorism, it said. "However, India is escalating tensions for political reasons", Qureshi said. "Pakistan has never shied of dialogue", he remarked. He also appreciated Pakistan's "quick release" of Indian pilot Abhinandan and said the move had helped deescalate tensions between the two countries.
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The German FM acknowledged Pakistan's efforts for the elimination of terrorism. Qureshi added that the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf government was ensuring that NAP is followed in "letter and spirit". He further said that he had a meeting with the Indian foreign minister as well where he had stressed the need for a peaceful solution to the Kashmir dispute.
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