US determined to stabilize Pak-Afghan region: ClintonMarch 9th, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.9 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has vowed to stabilize Pakistan and Afghanistan by putting forth a comprehensive policy
We will be working with our NATO allies and other partners to come up with a comprehensive strategy that integrates military and civilian assets in a way that can try to stabilise both Afghanistan and Pakistan from the mutual threat they face from Al Qaeda and the Taliban, The Daily Times quoted Clinton, as saying.
According to a US State Department statement released here, Clinton viewed the extremist outfits as being determined to spread havoc in the region.
She said the Obama administration has pledged to end the problem.
The statement was issued after Clinton, who is on a European tour, met members of the 26-nation NATO alliance on formulating an effective strategy for Afghanistan in Brussels. (ANI)
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