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Dec 22, 2016
No dimunition in bilateral ties with India: John KirbyAsserting that India is an important partner for the US, the outgoing Obama Administration has said that it does not see any "diminution in the strong bilateral relations" that the two countries have enjoyed till date.
Nov 02, 2016
US urges all parties in Pakistan to refrain from violence and exercise restraintThe US has asked all parties in Pakistan to refrain from violence even as it reiterated its support to freedom of expression.
Oct 12, 2016
US voices concern over dangers faced by journalists in Pakistan after restrictions on Cyril AlmeidaThe US has expressed concern over the difficulties and dangers faced by journalists in Pakistan.
Sep 30, 2016
Terror attack like the one in Uri escalates tensions: US after India's surgical strikesA terrorist attack like the one on an Indian Army camp in Uri "escalates tensions", United States have said.
Sep 13, 2016
US states it is against independence for Balochistan, says it respects unity of PakistanThe US has said it is against independence for the Pakistani province of Balochistan where there have been allegations of human rights violations that were flagged by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Independence Day speech.
Aug 19, 2016
USD 400 million to Iran was a ransom payment, claims Donald TrumpThe USD 400 million that the US had paid to Iran to settle an outstanding financial dispute was used as a "leverage" for release of American prisoners, the State Department has said even as Donald Trump claimed it was nothing but a ransom payment
Jul 12, 2016
Afghan-Pakistan border region continues to be safe haven for terrorist groups: USThe Af-Pak border region continues to be safe haven for many terrorist groups, the US said on Tuesday acknowledging that efforts made in this regard have not always gone smoothly in the past.
Jul 02, 2016
US State Department says, cannot confirm Islamic State's claim on Dhaka attackJohn Kirby said the US embassy in Dhaka has confirmed 100 percent accountability of all official American personnel with no injuries reported.
Jun 24, 2016
We would like to see healthy bilateral Indo-China ties: USThe US would like to see a "healthy relationship" between India and China which are very strong and growing economies with significant influence, a top official has said amid China's opposition to India's NSG bid.
May 04, 2016
Relationship with Pakistan is important, critical, vital: US President ObamaThe US has "absolutely no intention" of losing focus of its important relationship with Pakistan, the Obama administration has said, noting that it is the sovereign decision of Islamabad to take a call on its security needs.