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F-16 deal not ended: Tariq Fatemi

Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi said that talks on funding for F-16 has not ended with the United States adding that it is duty of Obama administration to persuade congress.

In an interview with BBC, the special assistant said that the US administration military assistance offer to Pakistan is exist.

Tariq said that Pakistan case is so much strong adding that Pakistan has been playing vital role against terrorism and expressed hope that Pakistan will be provided with the aid and the US better knows importance of F-16 jets against war against terrorism.

He added that Pakistan has expenditure of two billion dollars operation against terrorism and the operation will be helpful for countries of the region and Pakistan, America and Afghanistan.