Pakistan-US fighter jet deal still under discussion: Islamabad
Islamabad, May 1: Pakistan on Sunday maintained that the proposed sale of F-16 fighter jets by the US to Pakistan was still under discussion between the two countries. Commenting on media reports regarding the cutting of fincial subsidy for the sale of the aircraft by the US, Foreign Office spokesman fees Zakariya observed that coordited efforts were needed at intertiol level to tackle the mece of terrorism, Dunya News reported.
Asserting that the responsibility to elimite terrorism cannot be placed on one country, the spokesman said Islamabad and Washington were cooperating in the fight against terrorism. He further said that provision of F-16s to Pakistan will enhance its anti-terrorism capability. (IANS)