U.S. to provide combat choppers to Pakistan


Islamabad: US have decided to supply Pakistan with combat helicopter for intensifying its operation against the terrorists. The US Defence Department has sanctioned 5 crore 80 lakh dollars to Pakistan in this regard. America has sanctioned 58 crore 10 lakh dollars totally, most of which will be in possession of the U.S. Navy.

Pakistani forces are conducting attacks against terrorists in the Afghan border. America has been pressurizing Pakistan to take steps against the Talibans after the U.S. forces were withdrawn. On the other hand an agreement was reached between Russia and Pakistan for the purchase of MI-35 helicopters a few days back.