WASHINGTON: United States President Donald Trump has stated he was getting experiences on final week’s suicide assault in Pulwama which killed a minimum of 40 Indian paramilitary troopers and his nation will reply “an acceptable time”.
As Trump addressed the media throughout an Oval Office signing ceremony, he was requested concerning the assault. Responding to the query, the US president stated, “I’ve watched; I’ve received numerous experiences on it. We may have remark [on it] at an acceptable time. It will be fantastic in the event that they [India and Pakistan] get alongside.”
“That [the attack] was a horrible scenario. We’re getting experiences. We may have a press release to place out,” Trump added.
The already bitter relations between India and Pakistan have worsened over the previous week as New Delhi piled blame on Islamabad for the Pulwama assault.
On Tuesday, Prime Minister Imran Khan responded to Indian allegations and supplied to analyze the Pulwama assault if India shares “actionable intelligence with Pakistan”.
In a video message to the nation, PM Imran stated, “Pakistan is able to examine the assault and act if India supplies actionable intelligence. Not as a result of we’re beneath stress however as a result of it’s our coverage.”
Some 44 Indian paramilitary personnel have been killed final week when an explosives-packed van rammed a convoy transporting 2,500 safety forces in Pulwama, within the deadliest assault in Indian-occupied Kashmir in 30 years.