Islamabad : Khwaja Asif, Defence Minister of Pakistan indicated that Pakistan can use nuclear weapons against India if war takes place. He further said that nuclear weapons are not showpieces. Pakistan reserves the rights to use them to defend its territories.
He further said that Pakistan has given sufficient proof to the world bodies that India extended its support to Tehrik-e-Taliban of Pakistan and separatists Baloch activists. He made these remarks in the wake of the proposed meeting of Narendra Modi and Nawaz Shareef on 10th July in Ufa, Russia.