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Pakistan disagrees with US findings on NATO attack

January 24th, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 24 (IANS) Pakistan does not agree with the US findings on a NATO airstrike last year that left 24 of its soldiers dead, authorities said.Inter Services Public Relations, ... Read more...

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US military to lead NATO raid probe

November 29th, 2011 - 6:25 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 29 (IANS) The US military will lead the probe into the cross-border attack by NATO forces that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers, the defence department said Monday.The probe will ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi hosts missile defence symposium

December 6th, 2010 - 6:01 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 6 (IANS/WAM) The second edition of the Middle East Missile and Air Defence Symposium (MEMAD) is being organised here.Diplomats, political and military leaders from the Gulf region and abroad ... Read more...

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Pressure on Pak to reign in Haqqani network following proof provided by US

June 17th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun.17 (ANI): A top US military official has said that Washington has presented evidence to Pakistan to prove that the Haqqani network, a faction of the Taliban operating from North ... Read more...

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Extending Army Chief Kayani’s tenure is Pak’s ‘internal matter’ : Gilani

May 30th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 29 (ANI): Describing the likely extension in service of Army Chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani as the country's 'internal matter', Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said a ... Read more...

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Terrorists pose an “ever more serious threat to Pak’s existence”: CENTCOM chief

April 16th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr.16 (ANI): US Central Command (CENTCOM) chief General David Petraeus, has said that the presence of extremists outfits such as Al Qaeda on Pakistan's soil pose 'an ever more serious threat ... Read more...

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US working to cut “historic” ISI stranglehold on Pak Army, Government

April 3rd, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washinton, Apr.3 (ANI): The Unites States is certainly worried by the increasing influence of Pakistan's Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) on the government, with a top Pentagon official saying that Washington is ... Read more...

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CENTCOM chief Petraeus says US reserves ‘Right of Last Resort’ for threats inside Pak

March 31st, 2009 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Florida (US), Mar.31 (ANI): The head of the US Central Command (CENTCOM), General David Petraeus has said that while Washington will seek to build trust with Pakistan, the US military reserves ... Read more...

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CENTCOM Advisor gives Pakistan six months before it collapses

March 23rd, 2009 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.23 (ANI): While the political leadership in Pakistan is making an effort to reconcile and stabilise the country, the United States still feels that danger looms large over the country ... Read more...

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CENTCOM chief says hell consider criticism

November 5th, 2008 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 5 (ANI): New US Central Command (CENTCOM) chief General David Petraeus has said that he would think about Pakistans rising criticism of US missile strikes in its tribal areas. We ... Read more...

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Controversial US General assigned Pak posting now to take up CENTCOM job

May 10th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, May 10 (ANI): US Central Command (CENTCOM) Headquarters have clarified that Major General Jay W Hood, who headed the Guantanamo Bay prison between 2004 and 2006 and who was earlier ... Read more...

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US keeping an eye on Pak developments: Admiral Fallon

March 9th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar.9 (ANI): The US is "anxiously watching" how the emerging political powers in Pakistan dealt with the law and order situation in that country's tribal areas, Geo TV quoted Admiral William ... Read more...

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