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May 24, 2018
US released 'far fewer funds' to Pakistan in 2018 and may give even less next year, says Mike PompeoThe US released "far fewer funds" to Pakistan in 2018 and it may even come down next year, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo indicated on Thursday as he accused Islamabad of treating American diplomats "badly".
Apr 28, 2018
Shakil Afridi, doctor who helped CIA track down Osama bin Laden, moved to undisclosed 'safe location'Shakil Afridi, a doctor who helped the CIA track down Osama bin Laden, has been moved out of a prison in Peshawar to an undisclosed 'safe location.'
Dec 14, 2017
Pakistan continues to look at NGOs with suspicion, asks 12 foreign aid groups to wrap up activitiesPakistan has asked nearly a dozen foreign aid groups to wrap up their activities in the country, officials said on Thursday.
May 03, 2016
Pakistan slams Trump's remarks about release of CIA-doctor; brands him ignorantPakistan has condemned US Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump's remark that he would ensure Pakistani physician Shakil Afridi, who has helped the US kill Osama bin Laden, is freed from jail within two minutes.
Feb 27, 2016
Secretary of State John Kerry defends sale of F-16 jets to Pak:'Critical part of fight against terrorism'A joint resolution to block the sale of eight nuclear-capable F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan has been introduced in the US House of Representatives.
Mar 15, 2014
Pak reduces sentence for doctor who helped US track OsamaA defense lawyer says a Pakistani judicial official has reduced the 33-year jail sentence of a doctor accused of helping the US track down Osama bin Laden to 23 years.
Dec 18, 2013
Retrial of Pak doctor who helped US search for Osama under reviewA Pakistani court called Wednesday for the government to review an ordered retrial of a doctor who helped the U.S. search for Osama bin Laden over a separate case
Oct 23, 2013
Doctor who helped CIA track down Osama not a hero: Pakistan to USPakistan has told the US that Shakil Afridi, the doctor who allegedly worked for the CIA to help track down Osama bin Laden and is currently languishing in a jail in the country for anti-state activities, was no hero and that the court will decide his fate
Apr 26, 2013
'Pak shouldn't get US aid till doctor who helped nab Osama is released'A US lawmaker has said he will continue to bring Congressional amendments against any US aid to Pakistan unless Shakil Afridi, the Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA locate Osama bin Laden, is released from jail.
May 29, 2012
Pak doctor in bin Laden case called corrupt, womaniserThe Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA find Osama bin Laden faced accusations of corruption and other wrongdoing long before he was captured by Pakistani intelligence agents and then jailed for 33 years for treason.