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Jammu, November 30,
Against the backdrop of two back to back terror attacks at an army camp and on the international border in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday in which two officers and five soldiers lost their lives , the United States has urged both India and Pakistan to share their efforts against the common threat of extremism .
Terrorists had launched two attacks in Ramgarh sector at the international border in which three terrorists were killed by the Indian forces, and at an army camp near the regional headquarters of the army at Nagrota in which seven army personnel; and three terrorists were killed in more than 14-hour long gun battle on Tuesday.
Answering a question in this regard and the previous such terror attacks and the surgical strikes, the US ‘s state department spokesperson John Kirby told media at daily briefing that “ there is a threat of extremism in the region ”.
“It ( extremism ) affects everybody on both sides ( India and Pakistan ) . And we continue to want to see dialogue and discussion between India and Pakistan to improve cooperation, to improve communication, and improve shared efforts against a common threat.”
America already has issued an advisory to its citizens to avoid travelling to Pakistan because of the threat of extremism and terrorism in that country.
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