ISLAMABAD, Pakistan 

The Pakistani army on Sunday announced Islamabad would not be part of any campaign that disturbs regional peace, referring to an ongoing dispute between the U.S. and Iran, local media reported.

The statement came two days after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke with Pakistani Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa over the phone.

“In this scenario, prime minister [Imran Khan] and the army chief have adopted a very clear stance that Pakistan will not allow its soil to be used against anyone and play its strong role for regional peace,” army spokesman General Asif

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