UN chief condemns

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the militant attack on the IAF base in Pathankot and encouraged leaders of India and Pakistan to build on recent high-level exchanges between the two nations to address all outstanding issues through dialogue.
UN chief condemns
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UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the militant attack on the IAF base in Pathankot and encouraged leaders of India and Pakistan to build on recent high-level exchanges between the two nations to address all outstanding issues through dialogue.

"… The Secretary-General condemns the militant attack at the Pathankot air base in India. He is aware that the Prime Ministers of India and Pakistan had a phone conversation to discuss this issue," Ban's spokesperson StephaneDujarric told reporters here.

He added that the UN chief "encourages both countries to build on recent high-level exchanges to address all outstanding issues through dialogue."

Dujarric had not commented on the attack in Pathankot when asked yesterday, saying that the operation there was still ongoing. 

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