British NSA Mark Sedwill speaks to Ajit Doval, expresses solidarity over Pulwama terrorist attack


National Security Advisor of the United Kingdom Mark Sedwill on Thursday spoke to his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval and offered all assistance, including intelligence-sharing, in dealing with any form of terrorism, official sources said.

Sedwill also expressed solidarity with India in the aftermath of the Pulwama terrorist attack, they said, adding the call was initiated by the British NSA. The British NSA said all assistance in dealing with any form of terrorism will be extended to India bilaterally through counter-terrorism cooperation, intelligence-sharing and by bringing the perpetrators of terrorist attacks to justice, the sources added.

The telephonic conversation between the two NSAs came amid heightened tension between India and Pakistan triggered by the Pulwama attack. The Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed claimed responsibility of the strike in which 40 CRPF personnel were killed. Read More

You may also read!

Naresh Goyal in talks with Hindujas to rescue Jet Airways, offers to pay Rs 200 crore in bidding process

Etihad Airways, the Hinduja Group and the London-based AdiGro Group may come together to rescue debt-laden Jet Airways. ET

Read More...

Assam Rifles and Coast Guard sign Charter of Affiliation

The Assam Rifles and the Indian Coast Guard on Wednesday signed a 'Charter of Affiliation' to utilise each other's

Read More...

Iraq calls upon Indian companies to participate in its leading defence exhibition in Baghdad in 2020

The Commercial Attaché at the Embassy of Iraq has invited Indian companies or industries to participate in the defence

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu