Zardari to Obama: Pak wants better ties with USNovember 9th, 2008 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
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Islamabad, Nov.9 (ANI): President Asif Ali Zardari has told U.S. President elect Barack Obama that Pakistan is keen to improve ties with the United States.
In a telephone conversation that took place on Saturday, Obama said he also looked forward to improving relations between the two countries, adding he had a deep admiration for Pakistanis.
According to the Daily Times, Obama, 47, and Zardari discussed the present state of US-Pakistan relations, ties that have experienced some strain following a series of American missile strikes in Pakistans tribal areas. (ANI)