Pak Affairs

ISPR hails NATO’s clarification

RAWALPINDI: A spokesman of Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) expressed its satisfaction that Coalition Forces have realized their mistake and retracted their irresponsible statement issued yesterday that Pakistan permitted Allied NATO forces to carry out strikes in Pakistani territory which led to the killing of 19 local militants. ISPR spokesman said that it has been noted with satisfaction that following a strong protest by Pakistan both verbal and in writing, Coalition Forces have realized their mistake and retracted their irresponsible statement.

It proved that there were no insurgent positions inside Pakistan as alleged, no permission was granted for firing and no firing was carried out by NATO Forces across the border in to Pakistan, the spokesman added. It is hoped that Coalition Forces shall exercise due care before issuing such unfounded and misleading statements, he concluded.-SANA

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