India, Pakistan have to jointly fight terror: PMMarch 31st, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Expressing sympathies over the terror attack on a Pakistani police academy, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Tuesday that both countries should jointly take on terrorists.
“I have always said that India and Pakistan have to face jointly the scourge of terrorism,” he told reporters on the sidelines of the civil investiture ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhawan here.
“I sincerely wish the (Pakistani) government will have the courage to take up the challenge,” he said.
“Our sympathies are with the government and people of Pakistan,” he said, referring to Monday’s terror attack on a police training school near Lahore that left 18 people dead.
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