US Pakistan Ties

  • Pakistan Ambassador to US Sherry Rehman resigns 14-05-2013 09:30 AM

    Washington: Pakistan's Ambassador to the US, Sherry Rehman, has resigned from her post. Congratulating the new parliament on its election, Ambassador Rehman has sent in her resignation to the Prime Minister, saying that it is time a new envoy come in as quickly as possible so that there is no...
  • US confident over Pak's nuke security programme 07-11-2011 10:14 AM

    Islamabad: The US on Monday said Pakistan was aware of potential threats to its nuclear arsenal and has accorded "high priority" to securing its atomic weapons and materials. The US Embassy in Islamabad was reacting to a report in the American journal The Atlantic, which said the American raid that...
  • Engagement with Pakistan will continue: US 07-10-2011 09:46 AM

    Washington: A State Department official on Thursday said that the US would continue to work to improve its relationship with Pakistan. "As we've said many times over the last couple of days and weeks, we are engaged intensively with Pakistan at all levels. That engagement will continue," the State Department...
  • Pak counter-terror measures not effective: Obama 02-10-2011 12:00 PM

    Washington: Pakistan's counter-terrorism measures have failed to yield results in 2011 with insurgent activities gaining ground and operational situation facing the military in the country continuing to deteriorate, US President Barack Obama has informed the Congress. "The return of militant-inspired violence after a four-month lull following the 2010 floods demonstrated...
  • Time to take strong action against Pak: Expert 27-09-2011 09:46 AM

    Washington: The Obama Administration should take strong steps against Pakistan, including suspension of all US aid, if Islamabad maintains its defiant attitude and refuses to take action against the perpetrators of the attacks on the US embassy in Afghanistan, a US expert has said. "If Pakistani leaders maintain their defiance...
  • Pak snubs US, says no to action against Haqqanis 26-09-2011 11:01 AM

    Islamabad: Pakistan will not take military action against the Haqqani network despite growing US pressure, even as the country's top military commanders have agreed on the need to de-escalate the situation. According to media reports, these decisions were made at a special meeting of the Corps Commanders chaired by Pakistan...
  • US Senator calls for military action against Pak 26-09-2011 07:39 AM

    Washington: The standoff between the US and Pakistan has hit a new low with an American Congressman blaming Islamabad for masterminding attacks on American soldiers. Lindsey Graham, a Republican Congressman said that the US should consider military action against Pakistan if it continued to support terrorist attacks against American troops...
  • Relations with Pak complicated but important: US 04-05-2011 07:23 AM

    Washington: Terming US' relationship with Pakistan "complicated but important", the White House has said it was "working very hard" on its ties with Islamabad which got a setback after a secretive American commando operation to kill al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden. "It's vital because, as we have said, that lopping...
  • Osama's death a turning point in US-Pak ties 02-05-2011 12:16 PM

    Washington: Noting that they never doubted Osama bin Laden's presence in Pakistan, American experts on Monday said his death could turn out to be a turning point in US-Pak counter-terrorism partnership. The death of the wanted terrorist could also help with efforts to split the Taliban from al-Qaeda, they said....