New Delhi: The United States State Department has sought information on Pakistan’s use of F-16 against India in violation of end-user policy with the Pentagon.
Official reports said the Indian Air Force (IAF) has submitted images of parts of the AMRAAM air-to-air missile as evidence that PAF deployed the American-made fighter jet to target Indian military installations in Kashmir.
Sources said the AMRAAM missile can only be fired from an F-16 fighter jets.
As per the report, the US Defense Security and Cooperation Agency (DSCA) mentions that F-16 sold to Pakistan were meant to “enhance Pakistan’s ability to conduct counter-insurgency and counterterrorism operations”.
The US in past had imposed multiple restrictions on Pakistan for its use of F-16 fighter jets.