WASHINGTON: A US State Department spokesman said that F 16’s fighter aircraft were the right platform to support Pakistan’s counter-terrorism efforts and US security assistance contributes to a stable region on Friday.
At a weekly briefing, Spokesman Mark Toner, while responding to a question that Pakistan was trying to make efforts to fight against the terror groups that threatens all Pakistanis.
“We believe the F 16’s they’re the right platform to support
Pakistan’s counter-terrorism efforts, and have been a part of the successful push-back,” the spokesman said. “We do believe that F 16’s are helpful”.