Sources indicated that U.S officials have been in touch with India and Pakistan over the weekend, but did not elaborate.
- U.S urged on improving bilateral relation in the wake of the latest terror strikes on two Indian targets.
- The Pathankot air force base and the Indian consulate in Mazar-i-Sharif in Afghanistan.
- Strongly encouraged the governments of both India and Pakistan to remain steadfast in their commitment to a more secure and prosperous future for both their countries and for the region.
- The U.S is relieved that responses from both India and Pakistan after the terror strikes do not signal any immediate risk of relapse into hostilities in South Asia.