22 August 2019

Indian PM Modi Flies Through Pakistan Airspace on G7 Visit


New Delhi (Sputnik) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi refused to use Pakistan's airspace, despite having Islamabad's approval, while travelling to the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit in Kyrgyzstan in June. Pakistan fully reopened its airspace to civilian flights in July this year, nearly five months after it was closed on 26 February. Modi entered Pakistani airspace on 21 August as he embarked on a trip to attend the G7 Summit in France. Air India One departed at 1212 local time from [...]