Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan heavily criticized India’s governing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for reportedly trying to spread false claims about the Indian Air Force downing a Pakistani F-16 jet over Kashmir.

in an aerial incident between the two states at the end of February to promote “war hysteria”. He further criticized the Indian government for allegedly trying to lie about downing a Pakistani F-16, something that a recent inspection by Pentagon officials ruled out.

“BJP’s attempt to win elections through whipping up war hysteria and false claims of downing a Pak F 16 has backfired with US Defence officials also confirming that no F16 was missing from Pakistan’s fleet”, he said.

Commenting on the US inspectors’ report, which said that none of the F-16s in Pakistan’s possession were missing, Khan noted that “the truth always prevails and is always the best policy”.

The incident involving the Indian (IAF) and Pakistan (PAF) Air Forces took place on 27 February, but some of the details remain unclear, as the two sides have brought up conflicting info on the matter.

Pakistan said that it had downed two IAF MiG-21 planes in response to an earlier Indian air raid on its territory and arrested their pilots. One of them was released as a “peace gesture” several days later.

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  1. India should have acted more maturely and not become a global laughing stock after getting whacked by the PAF and then making outrageous claims. In the era of proliferating smart phones every thing is verified and posted online in seconds. The Pakistanis need to be commended for veracity from get go and then not gloating about their success. Both India and Pakistan need to calm things down and there will be no winners in a nuclear war on the subcontinent if things get out of hand. India should not take Zionist ill-advice and launch any more eco-terror strikes with SPICE ordinance against Pakistani trees. Just accept that it came out second best and leave it at that!

    • Except that… You have movies footages from the dogfight and there was more than a single parachute.
      Indians need no advice to know what Islam is all about : Islam slaughtered hundreds of millions in their country because they’re polytheists.
      Considering sat pictures, what you see is equivalent of SDB use : small hole in the roof, explosion inside the building. IMHO, they used the SPICE 100, not the SPICE 1000 on facilities as SPICE 1000 would have left 30m diameter craters : as the Paveway or the JDAM, these are kits to be used with Mk-82/83/84 bombs and SPICE-1000 is to be used with the 925kg Mk-84 bomb.

      When it comes to the Yanks, they already covered up Paki F-16 HUGE losses during the Kargil war : it’d had ruined the sales.

      Now, I bet you believe that the Paki state didn’t hid Osama bin-Laden for a decade. ??????
      So… why the doctor who helped the capture was sentenced to 33 years in jail?
      And, if India just hit a few trees on Feb.27th, why putting up a strike pack of 24 fighter-jets as a retaliation when having the UNSC and the ICC implied could have ended with India having to pay compensations? Or was the strike pack in order to avenge the terrorists Pakistan intended to use to wreck havoc into India?
      Moreover, when you know that Saudis injected billions in the post earthquake Balakot-relief and many years later, it’s strangely still a shanty-town… Meanwhile, explain us why the whole camp area is cordoned and journos were barred from accessing?

      Now they’re hoping to sell the F-16factory to India id Modi loses the election, having the mighty F-16 ridiculed by a 3rd gen MiG-21 means that there is no need to buy new fleets of aircraft : let the Indians, French and Israelis customise your old cows!
      Just think that Indian Jaguars which basicly are 70’s strike aircraft received the same AESA radar you have on Israeli F-15 simply means that they can totally outgun a Paki F-16 if fit with long range AAMs…

      It’d be easy to neutralise Paki nuclear arsenal if done promptly. Won’t still be the case if done in 5-10 years, but at the present day, let’s say it’d violate an international treaty India signed and ratified, thus, there’d be no direct casualties (although this may induce some through domino effect), then India could force reunification which is any way, the only hope for Pakistan not to fall into the pit it self-dug, thanks to the association between shitlamists, the ISI intelligence service and crooked militaries.
      For sure, replacing madrassas by real schools would be a serious change.
      Any way, Pakistan was artificially created by the same assholes who deliberately packed Jewish Palestine, soon to be known as Israel, with Arabs between 1918 and 1948, thus rising the Arab population from 15,000 to 950,000…
      I’m speaking about the disgusting former British-Empire and its shenanigans.