JAMES JONES

  • Pak military was aware about Osama: US General May 3, 2011

    Washington: Pakistani intelligence and military were "certainly probably" aware about the hiding place of al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad near Islamabad where he was killed by US special forces, America's former national security advisor General James Jones has claimed. "My personal view is that they certainly probably were...
  • Obama's security advisor, Jones, to step down October 9, 2010

    Washington: In another White House shake up, President Barack Obama on Friday announced that his national security adviser, General James Jones, was stepping down after helping to shape the foreign policy for nearly two years. Tom Donilon, Jones' deputy, will take over as the top security adviser. Obama hailed Jones, a...
  • Curb terror against India: US NSA warns Pak July 15, 2010

    New Delhi: US National Security Advisor James L Jones has sent a tough message to Pakistan saying double standards on terrorism were not acceptable. Jones said Islamabad had to act right away to curb any form of terrorism against India and added that Pakistan cannot treat its home grown terror...
  • US Gen to prepare for Obama's India visit July 10, 2010

    Washington: President Barack Obama's National Security Advisor General James Jones will travel to India next week to begin laying the groundwork for Obama's history making visit in November. During his July 1416 visit to New Delhi, the general will meet with his counterpart Shivshankar Menon and other senior Indian officials, US...
  • US not leaving Afghanistan in 2011: Obama aide December 5, 2009

    Washington: Assuring India that the US has no intention of leaving Afghanistan in a hurry, a top official has said President Barack Obama's decision to start pulling out in 2011 indicated no disagreement with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's advise to stay the course there. "The President and the Prime Minister did...
  • US NSA says will help India, Pak solve Kashmir issue June 26, 2009

    New Delhi: US National Security Advisor James Jones met with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday. Jones caused a flutter in New Delhi when he was quoted by the Pakistan government on Thursday as saying the "US would help India and Pakistan resolve the Kashmir issue", seemingly contradicting his boss...