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Pakistan on Monday provided consular access to a former Indian naval commander who is on a death-row on espionage charges after a ruling by the International Court of Justice.

India’s foreign ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said in a statement in New Delhi that, during his meeting with an Indian envoy, Kulbushan Jadhav “appeared to be under extreme pressure to parrot a false narrative to bolster Pakistan’s untenable claims” of spying and terrorism allegations.