Behind the stepped-up Predator missions in recent weeks is a secret understanding between the United States and Pakistan about the use of these drones. Given Pakistani ... But they're still nervous. The U.S.-Pakistan relationship …
According to Ignatius' interesting report, Munter has fought the significant expansion of drone attacks, particularly when U.S.-Pakistan relations are on the verge of catastrophic rupture. Ignatius also reveals that CIA Director David Petraeus …
The Pakistani Prime Minster described the use of drones in Pakistan as a “major irritant” in his country’s relations with the U.S. The meeting comes after a particularly frosty period in U.S.-Pakistan relations, but appears to be part of a larger ...
ISLAMABAD — A U.S. drone strike has killed al-Qaida's second-in-command, an American official said Tuesday ... an allegation disputed by the U.S. Pakistan called Deputy U.S. Ambassador Richard Hoagland to the Foreign Ministry on …
The United States has cut back sharply on drone strikes in Pakistan after the Islamabad government ... The Post quoted a senior Obama administration official as denying an informal agreement had been reached, saying, “The issue of …
It also provides to the Afghan government, and the United States, free use of drones in Pakistan for surveillance and, on occasion, attacks on enemies. In August, the Trump Administration suspended $255 million in military aid to Pakistan. …
ADVERTISEMENT Panetta was referring to a U.S. campaign of drone strikes against Islamist militants who ... against a Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA track down bin Laden. U.S.-Pakistan relations boiled over last November when 24 …
Pakistan immediately retaliated by closing the NATO supply routes and kicking the U.S. out of a base used by American drones. Before the attack ... Despite its disagreements with the U.S., Pakistan appeared close to reopening the …
said he has been a staunch opponent of Pakistan's participation in the war on terror since it began in 2001 following the 9/11 attacks on the U.S. "Pakistan had nothing to do with it," he said, adding that he supported co-operation with the …
The raid, which lasted around 40 minutes, was a serious blow to the already troubled U.S.-Pakistan relationship ... Ties between the U.S. and Pakistan have also been strained by American drone strikes targeting Taliban and al-Qaida …