ISLAMABAD — Pakistan has blocked vital supply routes for U.S.-led troops in Afghanistan and demanded Washington vacate a base used by American drones after coalition ... and our commitment to the U.S.-Pakistan partnership which …
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 …
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 …
The public confrontation has plunged the already troubled U.S.-Pakistan alliance to new lows ... Still, he doesn't take …
It also provided — and still provides — bases for unmanned drone airplanes that hunt al-Qaeda and Taliban forces from the skies above Pakistan’s tribal areas. Ten years later, the country finds itself at war with itself as militancy and terrorism ...
"It exposes Pakistan's role in promoting and protecting the Taliban, and will provoke a crisis in U.S.-Pakistan relations ... U.S. officials said the drone strike was justified because Mansour, who succeeded the late Taliban supreme …
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 supply …
Pakistani intelligence officials found out Mahsud was staying at his father-in-law's house in South Waziristan and relayed the militant leader's whereabouts to the U.S., leading to the drone strike that killed him. However, Pakistan …
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. …
In the process, it dealt the Islamist insurgency a serious blow and helped better U.S.-Pakistan relations. In the beginning, drones were invaluable for reconnaissance and intelligence gathering, armed with high-resolution cameras. But the …