Lost one MiG 21, verifying Pak's claim of pilot's custody: Raveesh Kumar

Lost one MiG 21, verifying Pak's claim of pilot's custody: Raveesh Kumar

Lost one MiG 21, verifying Pak's claim of pilot's custody: Raveesh Kumar

Pakistan also violated the ceasefire early morning, although India retaliated strongly.

Acting US Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan is urging India and Pakistan to avoid further military actions after the two countries engaged in an air battle, Pentagon spokesperson Lt. Col. Dave Eastburn said in a statement. However in this our MiG 21 crashed and the pilot present in it is missing.

In video circulating on social media in both countries, a blindfolded man with a bloodied face identifies himself in English as Wing Commander "Abhinandan", and the camera pans to an Indian air force logo on his jacket. He is an IAF pilot and was on Operational Readiness Platform (ORP), a term used for pilots who are on stand by to repel any air intrusions by enemy aircraft. The aircraft reportredly fell three kilometres inside Pakistan.

- Ravish Kumar has also confirmed that only one pilot of Indian Air Force is missing.

The latter had claimed responsibility for a suicide bomb that killed at least forty Indian paramilitaries on February 14, 2019. They however, are unified that he should not be handed over to India until the conflict between the two states is officially resolved.

Pakistan's envoy to the United States, Asad Majeed Khan, said Islamabad would like to see the Trump administration play a more active role in easing the crisis.

The MEA lodged a strong protest at the unprovoked act of aggression by Pakistan against India, including by violation of the Indian air space and targeting of Indian military posts.

It was not clear if the jet Pakistan claimed to have shot down was one of those planes. The two migrations of Hindus enter into our army.

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Pakistan has shut its airspace, forcing commercial airlines to reroute. The same organisation had been responsible for the 2001 Indian Parliament Attack along with Lashkar E- Taiba, another organisation operating from the Pakistan soil. Pakistan called it a demonstration of their ability to carry out a retaliatory strike against India. I said we will retain the escalation ladder.

Flights to several Indian airports were also suspended, according to multiple Indian airlines on Twitter. He should not be released soon until the Indian hostilities are continued. Pakistan is not bound to return him under the Geneva Convention.

NCA oversees the operational command and control of the country's nuclear arsenals.

The violence Wednesday marked the most serious escalation of the long-simmering conflict since 1999, when Pakistan's military sent a ground force into Indian-controlled Kashmir at Kargil.

"We are releasing the Indian pilot as a goodwill gesture tomorrow", Khan told lawmakers.

The massive uproar between the two neighbouring countries have attracted global attention. He said that one Pakistani fighter jet was also shot down in the encounter.

Director General of the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor addressed a press conference earlier today and said Pakistan wants peace and India needs to understand war is a failure of policy.

The discrepancy between Delhi's account and what Pakistan is saying isn't novel.

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