The most frequently mentioned theme in our discussions of the likely new look was the need for agreement on the end game in Afghanistan. This end game will indeed drive U.S.-Pakistan relations ... includes a demand to end drone
Drone attacks are counterproductive to our relationship,” he said. As for the future of U.S.-led troops in neighbouring Afghanistan, Kerry said he was confident the United States would reach agreement on future troop levels in a timely way.
Although news media and the public continue to criticize the CIA's drone-fired missile attacks targeting insurgent ... along the Afghan border. Under agreements connected to Pakistan's purchase of 18 F-16s scheduled for staggered delivery …
The drone strike came as the Pakistan government tries to negotiate a peace agreement with the Tehreek-e-Taliban, as the militant group Mehsud headed was formally called. Already the strike threatened to worsen U.S.-Pakistan relations …
A U.S.-Pakistan deal to reopen critical supply routes to Afghanistan ... However, a senior U.S. official told Reuters on Saturday that both parties remain worlds apart on a pending agreement. "There's value in continuing to have those …
They include Pakistan’s opposition to U.S. drone strikes on its territory, and Washington’s allegations that Islamabad condones, or even assists, anti-American militants. In her statement, Clinton said the supply lines agreement “is a …
She added that she feels it is crucial the drone program doesn’t become a bargaining chip in U.S.-Pakistan relations ... shape or form irregardless of whether we reach some firm new agreement with the Pakistanis,” added Grenier. That’s …
Dobbins is looking for a way to negotiate an agreement ... about limiting drone attacks should help to counter these allegations — even as Mehsud’s assassination illustrates this problem vividly, and has caused a deep rift in U.S.
NATO has signed an agreement with three countries to the north of ... Discussions to reopen the Pakistan routes have stalled. Other irritants in U.S.-Pakistan ties include drone attacks in the lawless areas of Pakistan near the Afghan …