New Delhi: In a powerful message, India and the US on Tuesday requested Pakistan to make sure that no territory beneath its management is used to launch terror assaults and strongly condemned cross-border terrorism in all its kinds.
A joint assertion protecting varied key elements of talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump mentioned the 2 leaders referred to as on Pakistan to expeditiously deliver to justice the perpetrators of 26/11 Mumbai and Pathankot assaults.
The 2 leaders additionally referred to as for concerted motion in opposition to all terrorist teams, together with Jaish-e-Mohammad, Lashkar-e-Taiba, Hizbul Mujahideen, the Haqqani Community, D-Firm, Al-Qaeda, ISIS and Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan.
“Prime Minister Modi and President Trump denounced any use of terrorist proxies and strongly condemned cross-border terrorism in all its forms,” the joint assertion mentioned.
“They called on Pakistan to ensure that no territory under its control is used to launch terrorist attacks, and to expeditiously bring to justice the perpetrators of such attacks, including 26/11 Mumbai and Pathankot,” it mentioned.
At a packed press convention, the US president additionally mentioned that methods to cope with terrorism figured prominently in his talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi who, Trump burdened, is set to test the menace.
Trump mentioned the problem of terrorism was mentioned “at great length”, and that Modi has very robust views on it.
“Modi is a very religious man, he is a very calm man, but actually he is a very, very strong person, and very tough, actually. I have seen him in action. He has got that foremost on his mind (to deal with) terrorism. He will take care of it,” Trump mentioned.
After talks with Trump, Modi, in his media assertion, mentioned each side have taken a choice to additional enhance efforts to carry supporters of terrorism accountable.
On his half, Trump mentioned each the international locations affirmed their dedication to guard their residents from radical Islamic terrorism.
In his media assertion earlier, Trump mentioned the USA is working productively with Pakistan to confront terrorists who function on its soil.