Come clear on Hagel remarks or apologise: Malik to Delhi,Kabul

I hope proper clarification would be issued,otherwise I would demand apology from both India and Afghanistan,” the Interior Minister said.

Written by Press Trust Of India | Islamabad | Published:February 28, 2013 12:59 am

Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik on Wednesday asked India and Afghanistan to make their positions clear on the alleged remarks by the newly appointed US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel that New Delhi has over the years “financed problems” for Islamabad in the war-torn country. Malik said he had asked Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai and Indian authorities to clarify their stance on the matter. “I ask Afghanistan to clear its position that it is not involved in any terrorist activity. I hope proper clarification would be issued,otherwise I would demand apology from both India and Afghanistan,” the Interior Minister said.

Video of the day

For all the latest News Archive News, download Indian Express App

    Live Cricket Scores & Results