US President Donald Trump had spoken up about Pulwama terror attack,said New Delhi is looking at something “very strong” pointing the problems between India and Pakistan.Trump described the current situation between India and Pakistan as very dangerous.
India launched a major diplomatic offensive against Islamabad after the attack and highlighted Pakistan’s role in using terrorism as an instrument of state policy.
The Pulwama terror attack,which cost forty CRPF personnal on February 14 was one of the deadliest terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir when a JeM militant blasted as a suicide bomber.
Trump,after his meeting with a visiting Chinese trade delegation led by Vice Premier Liu He,told reporters in the val office of the White House on Friday that”in Kashmir,it’s very dangerous”.
“India is looking at something very strong.And I mean,India just lost almost 50 people with an attack. So, I could understand that also,” he said when asked about India’s right to self-defence.
“We are talking and a lot of people are talking. But, it is a very, very delicate balance going on right now. There’s a lot of problems between India and Pakistan because of what just happened,” said the US President.
The US president along with the international community pressed Pakistan to deny giving shelter to terror groups and bring perpetrators of Pulwama attack to justice.
“It’s a terrible thing going on right now between Pakistan and India… it is a very, very bad situation and it’s a very dangerous situation between the two countries. We would like to see it stopped. A lot of people were just killed and we want to see it stopped,” he said.
In the wake of the Pulwama attack, US National Security Adviser John Bolton told his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval last week that America supports India’s right to self-defence as both sides vowed to work together to ensure that Pakistan ceases to be a safe haven for JeM and other terror groups.