Later, the Indian army rejected a Pakistani F-16 fighter with a return fire, which violated the country's airspace, fell in Pakistan, complaints ANI Agency, without specifying the source of information. According to him, after that they were suspended all domestic and international flights at the airports of Islamabad, Lahore, Multan, Faisalabad and Sialkot.
The day before, the Indian air forces attacked the militant positions of the Jaish-e-Muhammad terrorist organization in Pakistan. ANI sources claimed that 12 Mirage 2000 fighters took part in the operation and dropped the bombs.
Relations between countries worsened after the terrorist attack on February 14 in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. Then a suicide bomber rammed a bus carrying representatives of the Indian military police, killing 44 people.
After that, New Delhi recalled the ambassador from Pakistan, accused Islamabad of supporting the militants and called for measures to combat the members of Jaish-e-Muhammad.
Pakistan and India dispute the ownership of Kashmir – instead of the state border between the countries of this region, they have drawn a line of control that has no legal force. In 2003, the parties signed an agreement on the cessation of hostilities, but in the last year the number of armed conflicts in Kashmir has grown.