NEW DELHI: Saudi Arabia’s Overseas Minister Adel Aljubeir on Wednesday refused to sentence Pakistan over the Pulwama assault which killed over 40 Indian paramilitary troopers.
In an interview with India At this time, the Saudi international minister, who’s a part of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman’s delegation visiting India, mentioned, “How can we condemn Pakistan after we don’t have the proof earlier than us but.”
Adel Aljubeir added, “India and Saudi Arabia have shared considerations on terror, we’ll work collectively to de-escalate tensions.”
The Saudi crown prince led a delegation to India after his go to to Pakistan.
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 research the Pulwama assault if India shares “actionable intelligence with Pakistan”. In a video message to the nation, PM Imran mentioned, “Pakistan is able to examine the assault and act if India supplies actionable intelligence. Not as a result of we’re beneath strain however as a result of it’s our coverage.”
Over 40 Indian paramilitary personnel had 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.