Pakistani forces shot at US choppers on Monday, after they illegally crossed the Afghan border with Waziristan region, Pakistani security sources said. It is the second time in a week that such an incident has taken place in the region.
The helicopters violated the border in the area of Lowara Mandi, 80 km west of Miranshah, the main town in the
There was no official confirmation.
"We don't have any information on border violation by the American helicopters," Major Murad Khan, a military spokesman, said.
Relations between the two allies became frayed earlier this month after
It was the first overt incursion by
Pakistani troops fired on two
Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari is due to meet President George W. Bush on Tuesday in the
Date created : 2008-09-22