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Full text: India lost one MiG 21, pilot is missing in action, confirms MEA

The statement follows fresh confrontation a day after Indian Air Force launched a counter-terrorism action against a training camp of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) in Pakistan

MEA spokesperson and Air Vice Marshal RGK Kapoor address media in Delhi
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MEA spokesperson and Air Vice Marshal RGK Kapoor address media in Delhi

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In an official statement issued by the External Affairs Ministry on Wednesday, India confirmed that Pakistan used its Air Force to target military installations in the morning in response to the Indian counter-terrorism operations but said their attempts were foiled successfully. Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar, accompanied by Air Vice Marshal R G K Kapoor, also said details are being ascertained about Pakistan's claim of having captured one Indian pilot.

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India had informed about Counter-Terrorism (CT) action it took yesterday against a training camp of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) in Pakistan based on credible evidence that JeM

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First Published: Feb 27 2019 | 3:38 PM IST

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