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Turn around dysfunctional ties with US: Pakistani daily


July 5th, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 5 (IANS) Pakistan and the US should grasp the opportunity presented by the reopening of NATO supply routes to "turn a dysfunctional relationship into one that can ... Read more...

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US wants Hafiz Saeed brought to justice


May 8th, 2012 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 8 (IANS) The United States has reiterated that it wants Hafiz Saeed, the suspected mastermind of November 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, to be brought to justice whether he's ... Read more...

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Bounty for Hafiz Saeed to convict him, says US


April 5th, 2012 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 5 (IANS) As a defiant Lashkar-e-Taiba chief Hafiz Mohammed Saeed mocked the United States, Washington clarified its offer of $10 million bounty was not for finding him, but ... Read more...

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US experts suggest Pakistan policy relook


December 17th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 17 (IANS) Amidst a tense standoff with Pakistan, US experts have suggested a strategic relook at Washington's policies to ensure that international terrorists are rooted out from both ... Read more...

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Pressurise Pakistan to dismantle LeT infrastructure: US expert


September 19th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) Calling Lashkar-e-Taiba one of the greatest threats to American and Indian interests in South Asia today, a US expert has suggested that Washington apply consistent ... Read more...

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Anti-India terror groups must be defeated, says US expert


September 15th, 2011 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 15 (IANS) The United States must avoid signalling it considers Pakistan-based terrorist groups that attack India less of a terrorism threat than Al Qaeda as they all share ... Read more...

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Anti-terror ops with Pakistan not always smooth, says US


August 30th, 2011 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 30 (IANS) Acknowledging that Washington's counter-terrorism cooperation with Islamabad has "not always been smooth," the United States has said it would continue to work with Pakistan to rid ... Read more...

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Boeing deal reflects growing military ties with India: US


June 8th, 2011 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 8 (IANS) The United States has described India's proposed purchase of 10 Boeing C-17 Globemaster heavy-lift transport aircraft in a $4.1 billion deal as indicative of growing ... Read more...

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India may get access to Headley again


June 3rd, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 3 (IANS) The United States may provide access to Pakistani American David Headley after the ongoing trial of his long time friend, Pakistan-born Canadian Tahawwur Rana, for helping ... Read more...

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Closely cooperating with India on Mumbai attacks: US


May 27th, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 27 (IANS) The US has declined comment on revelations about Pakistani Inter-Services Intelligence's (ISI) role in the Mumbai terror attacks, but said it was closely cooperating with ... Read more...

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US seeking answers from Pakistan after Osama raid


May 19th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 19 (IANS) The United States has sought answers from Pakistan conveying the administration and lawmakers concerns about long-term national security following Islamabad's failure to locate slain Al Qaeda ... Read more...

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Can India go after Mumbai masterminds in Pakistan? US not sure


May 6th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 6 (IANS) Describing the commando operation that killed Osama bin Laden deep inside Pakistan as "clearly unique", the US has declined to say if India had the same ... Read more...

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US seeking answers from Pakistan about Osama


May 6th, 2011 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 6 (IANS) US is talking with the Pakistanis to try to understand "what they knew and what they didn't know" with regard to Osama bin Laden hiding ... Read more...

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Britain must stand by Pakistan despite doubts: Cameron


May 4th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
London, May 3 (IANS) Prime Minister David Cameron Tuesday insisted Britain must stand by Pakistan amid disbelief in many quarters that the authorities in Islamabad were unaware Osama bin ... Read more...

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Obama kept Pakistan in dark about Osama attack (Lead)


May 2nd, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) US President Barack Obama chose to keep Pakistan in the dark about the operation to attack and kill Osama bin Laden, the New York Times ... Read more...

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Did Pakistan know of US raid to kill Osama?


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 2 (IANS) There was intense speculation Monday on whether the US had kept Islamabad in the know when it decided to stage a daring assault on Pakistan's ... Read more...

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President Obama’s statement on Osama bin Laden (Part-II)


May 2nd, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Today, at my direction, the United States launched a targeted operation against that compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. A small team of Americans carried out the operation with extraordinary courage and capability. No ... Read more...

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Pakistan has special responsibility to bring 26/11 perpetrators to justice urgently: US


April 13th, 2011 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
Washington, April 13(ANI): The United States has said that Pakistan has a special responsibility to bring the 2008 Mumbai terror attack perpetrators to justice transparently and urgently.According to the reports, Pakistan-Canadian terror ... Read more...

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‘Toppling of Yemen regime will aid Al-Qaeda increase terror plotting against US’


April 5th, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5(ANI): Counterterrorism operations in Yemen have come to a halt, allowing Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) to operate more freely inside the country and to increase plotting for possible ... Read more...

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US explains to big 5 its support for India in UNSC


November 9th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 9 (IANS) After President Barack Obama's backing for India's permanent seat in the UN Security Council (UNSC), the US says it has reached out to other Security ... Read more...

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White House issues fact sheets on Obama’s India visit


November 9th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 9 (IANS) The White House has issued a series of fact sheets about the US-India "strategic relationship (that) encompasses a range of issues, activities, and programmes that ... Read more...

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Kashmir bilateral issue between India and Pakistan: US


November 5th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) With President Barack Obama arriving in India Saturday, the US has reiterated its hands off approach on Kashmir saying while it supported an India-Pakistan dialogue, ... Read more...

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US checking report if FBI ignored tip on Headley


October 16th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) The US Saturday said it was looking into a media report that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) had a tip about David Coleman Headley's links with ... Read more...

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Pak rejects Afghan NSA’s ‘double faced’ commitments against terror accusation


August 24th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug. 24 (ANI): Pakistan has rejected Afghan national security advisor Rangin Dadfar Spanta's remarks accusing Islamabad of playing a 'double game' by backing militant groups like the Taliban and Al-Qaeda ... Read more...

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India and US sign agreement for counter-terrorism cooperation


July 24th, 2010 - 3:42 am ICT by BNO News
NEW DELHI, INDIA (BNO NEWS) – The United States and India signed on Friday a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on the Counterterrorism Cooperation Initiative to intensify information sharing on issues ranging from ... Read more...

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Pentagon pitches for $10 bn Indian fighter jet deal


July 2nd, 2010 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 2 (IANS) The Pentagon is making a strong pitch for US companies for the $10 billion deal for 126 fighter aircraft for the Indian Air Force and future ... Read more...

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‘India should be pleased with US cooperation in Headley case’


June 9th, 2010 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 9 (IANS) Hinting that a key Mumbai terror attack plotter, Pakistani American David Headley, may be cooperating with Indian investigators, the US says India would have been very ... Read more...

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India, US acknowledge terrorism threat, advance global security and counter-terrorism steps


November 25th, 2009 - 11:18 am ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashWashington, Nov.25 (ANI): Acknowledging the common threat that international terrorism poses to regional and global security, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and US President Obama recognized that the India-U.S. ... Read more...

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US envoy calls on Manmohan Singh, Chidambaram


September 18th, 2009 - 8:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep.18 (ANI): U.S. Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer met Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh and Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Friday.Ambassador Roemer met Prime Minister Singh at his ... Read more...

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Indian counterterrorism measures lacking: US


May 1st, 2009 - 5:16 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (DPA) India is incapable of adequately responding to the threat of terrorism because of poor coordination between regional authorities and an inefficient legal system, the US State Department said ... Read more...

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US must stay the troubled course with Pakistan: Expert


February 16th, 2008 - 6:10 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb.16 (ANI): A South Asian affairs expert has said that the United States of America must remain closely engaged with Pakistan's politicians and military leadership during this time of political transition. ... Read more...

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