"The U.S.-Pakistan relationship is badly in disrepair ... help arrange the release of a CIA contractor who was arrested in Pakistan after killing two men in 2011. Officials in neighboring Afghanistan are demanding that Pakistan dismantle extremists ...
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.-Pakistan relations.
Reuters · 4y
but India withdraw from the project in 2008 after signing an agreement with the U.S. While the pipeline could bring relief to energy-starved Pakistan, analysts say that the deal reveals more about the geopolitical dynamics between the U.S., Pakistan and ...
This agreement, though more likely to strengthen the internal ... In Washington meanwhile, a development in April further strained U.S.-Pakistan relations. U.S. lawmakers made it clear that they would not sanction the administration’s attempt to offer ...
The Hindu · 1y
The U.S. continues to receive some intelligence cooperation from Pakistan on militants and has been able to continue drone strikes in Pakistan's tribal region despite public protests, likely because of tacit agreement by Pakistani military leaders.
No one is writing al Qaeda's obituary yet ... She added that she feels it is crucial the drone program doesn't become a bargaining chip in U.S.-Pakistan relations. That relationship - which has been tension-filled for years - spiraled downward in 2011 ...
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 border where several ...
Reuters · 5y
Islamabad’s growing nuclear weapons arsenal, its deepening relations with China and the prospect of a homegrown Pakistani drone war against extremists ... Miles Young, chairman of the U.S. Pakistan Business Council, said the bilateral economic ...
Raheel Sharif, the two countries traded familiar complaints: for Pakistan, the continuing U.S. drone strikes against targets in Pakistan ... effects within Pakistan and on the U.S.-Pakistan relationship. The challenge will be to get beyond the frustrations ...
CNN World · 4y