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Jan 19, 2018
Pakistan could use air routes to Afghanistan as bargaining chip for assistance from the USOver 16 years that included hundreds of deadly US drone strikes, Osama bin Laden's killing on Pakistani soil and accusations Pakistan helps insurgents that kill Americans, the reluctant allies never reached one point of no return: Pakistan closing the air routes to Afghanistan
Jan 12, 2018
Turning tweets into policy: Donald Trump's surprise tweet on Pakistan blindsided US officials, sent them into 'a mad scramble'A surprise New Year’s Day tweet by Donald Trump in which he appeared to decree an end to US aid for Pakistan, sent US officials scrambling to suspend security assistance
Jan 08, 2018
US will engage with Pakistan only if Islamabad takes decisive actions against terrorists, says CIA chiefUS President Donald Trump has asked Pakistan to "cease" being a safe haven for terrorists that threaten the US, the CIA director Mike Pompeo said on Sunday
Jan 05, 2018
US suspends $1.1 billion security assistance to Pakistan, accuses Islamabad of not taking decisive action against terrorThe US has suspended more than $1.15 billion security assistance to Pakistan, accusing Islamabad of harbouring terror groups like the Afghan Taliban and the Haqqani Network within its border
Oct 25, 2017
Hafiz Saeed's name missing from list of militants US hands over to PakistanMumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed's name was not on a list of 75 militants the US had handed over to Pakistan, foreign minister Khawaja Asif said on Wednesday.
Oct 24, 2017
As Rex Tillerson prepares to tour Pakistan, Islamabad is wary of deepening India-US relationsAs US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson heads to Pakistan on Tuesday, anxious Pakistanis may be equally interested in dissuading Washington’s deepening ties with India
Oct 16, 2017
Drone attack in northwestern Pakistan kills five Afghan Taliban membersFive people were killed in a drone attack targeting a militant house in northwestern Pakistan late on Monday.
Aug 27, 2017
Nato chief says terrorist sanctuaries outside Afghanistan serious issue; US aware of Taliban's presence in Peshawar, QuettaThe US knows about the Afghan Taliban leaderships presence in Quetta and Peshawar city of Pakistan, commander of US forces and Nato in Afghanistan, General John Nicholson, has said.
May 27, 2017
Pakistan opens key border crossing with Afghanistan ahead of Ramadan 'on humanitarian grounds'Pakistan announced it was reopening its border with Afghanistan, weeks after bloody clashes broke out between the two countries' militaries
May 08, 2017
US military confirms death of Islamic State's Afghanistan leaderThe Pentagon estimates about 1,000 Islamic State fighters remain in Afghanistan.