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US supports Pakistan's efforts against terrorism

The US supports efforts of Pakistan to counter terrorism and bring perpetrators to justice. Spokesperson of the US State Department, Jen Psaki said, "We support efforts to counter terrorism and bring perpetrators to justice, but we believe it's important efforts be consistent with principles of due process." To a question, she said US was getting more information about setting up of the military courts in Pakistan.

"Well, we've seen the reports and we are seeking additional information as the Pakistani government adopts measures necessary to institute them. We will continue to engage with the Government of Pakistan on a range of these issues and seek information on these - on this vote", Psaki said.

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