War of Words Over F-16 Deal

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  • Pakistan said it was “surprised” by India’s response to the American decision to supply eight F-16 fighter jets to the Pakistan Air Force.
  • A statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan said India is the largest importer of defence equipment. Strategic commentators of India found fault with this statement.
  • They said that India is not the largest importer of arms but is one of the big importers.