Obama unveils new strategy for Afghanistan, Pakistan

March 27th, 2009 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS  

Barack Obama Washington, March 27 (Xinhua) US President Barack Obama Friday announced his long-awaited new strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan, saying the situation in Afghanistan has become “increasingly perilous”.
Obama said that Afghanistan could not be allowed to come under the control of the Taliban or the Al Qaeda, which he said, was plotting new attacks on the United States from safe havens in Pakistan.

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