US wants to know if Pak used US-built F-16 jets to down Indian warplane

The United States is "seeking information" on whether Pakistan used US-built F-16 jets to down an Indian warplane, the US Embassy in Islamabad said on Sunday, which may violate the F-16 sale agreements between Washington and Pakistan. Pakistan says it did not use F-16s in shooting down an Indian warplane when it crossed the Line of Control that acts as a de facto border in Kashmir.

Islamabad says this was an act of self defence. ALSO READ: JeM resolved to continue 'holy war against India': Intelligence.

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