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asianage
US Cong seeks to block $450 million aid to Pakistangovt to waive this condition in national interest. The move is cited to the co
US Cong seeks to block $450 million aid to Pakistan
asianage / Posted 15 hours ago
govt to waive this condition in national interest. The move is cited to the country’s inability to take action against the Haqqani network. The US Congress has initiated a move to block $450 million in aid to Pakistan for failing to "demonstrate... Read more
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The Economic Times
US Congress seeks to block $450 million aid to Pakistanwaiver unless the Secretary of Defence certifies that Pakistan continues to con
US Congress seeks to block $450 million aid to Pakistan
The Economic Times / Posted 16 hours ago
waiver unless the Secretary of Defence certifies that Pakistan continues to conduct military operations against the Haqqani Network in North Waziristan. The Defence Secretary also needs to certify that Pakistan is demonstrating commitment... Read more
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The Hindu
U.S. Congress seeks to block $450 million aid to Pakistanwaiver unless the Secretary of Defence certifies that Pakistan continues to con
U.S. Congress seeks to block $450 million aid to Pakistan
The Hindu / Posted 16 hours ago
waiver unless the Secretary of Defence certifies that Pakistan continues to conduct military operations against the Haqqani Network in North Waziristan. The Defence Secretary also needs to certify that Pakistan is demonstrating commitment... Read more
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Orange County Register
U.S. embassy warns Americans in Afghanistan after kidnapping attemptbeing held for five years by the Taliban. An American freelance journalist bel
U.S. embassy warns Americans in Afghanistan after kidnapping attempt
Orange County Register / Posted 21 hours ago
being held for five years by the Taliban. An American freelance journalist believed to have been taken prisoner by the Haqqani network in eastern Afghanistan has been held for at least three years. As in many such cases, the hostage’s identity... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Pakistan may consider buying some other fighter aircraft: Ishaq DarAmong the key reasons behind the Congressional hold are concerns that Pakistan
Pakistan may consider buying some other fighter aircraft: Ishaq Dar
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
Among the key reasons behind the Congressional hold are concerns that Pakistan has not taken enough action against the Haqqani network; jail sentence for Dr Shakeel Afridi — the physician who had cooperated with the US in tracking Osama bin... Read more
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The Huffington Post
U.S. Congress Tells Pakistan It'll Have To Pay For F-16 Fighters Itselfand Republicans in Congress about what they see as Islamabad’s policy of suppor
U.S. Congress Tells Pakistan It'll Have To Pay For F-16 Fighters Itself
The Huffington Post / Posted 3 days ago
and Republicans in Congress about what they see as Islamabad’s policy of supporting elements of the Taliban and the Haqqani network blamed for attacks in Afghanistan. Members of Congress also raised the possibility of the fighter jets being... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. tells Pakistan it will have to fund F-16s itselfand Republicans in Congress about what they see as Islamabad’s policy of suppor
U.S. tells Pakistan it will have to fund F-16s itself
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
and Republicans in Congress about what they see as Islamabad’s policy of supporting elements of the Taliban and the Haqqani network blamed for attacks in Afghanistan. Members of Congress also raised the possibility of the fighter jets being... Read more
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The Financial Express
US F-16 deal with Pakistan: What the controversy is & why India has raised objectionsjets to Pakistan given that Islamabad was not taking enough action against terr
US F-16 deal with Pakistan: What the controversy is & why India has raised objections
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
jets to Pakistan given that Islamabad was not taking enough action against terrorist organisations, in particular the Haqqani network, and there was continued existence of terrorist safe havens inside its territory. Several Indian American... Read more
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Business Standard India
Pakistan may not get F-16 jets as US refuses to foot the billjets to Pakistan given that Islamabad was not taking enough action against terr
Pakistan may not get F-16 jets as US refuses to foot the bill
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
jets to Pakistan given that Islamabad was not taking enough action against terrorist organisations, in particular the Haqqani network and there was continued existence of terrorist safe havens inside its territory. Last week, American... Read more
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dna
Pakistan may not get F-16 fighter jets as US declines to foot the billjets to Pakistan given that Islamabad was not taking enough action against terr
Pakistan may not get F-16 fighter jets as US declines to foot the bill
dna / Posted 3 days ago
jets to Pakistan given that Islamabad was not taking enough action against terrorist organisations, in particular the Haqqani network and there was continued existence of terrorist safe havens inside its territory. Last week, American... Read more
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Business Standard India
Pakistan has one month's time to grab F-16 jets deal: USfinancing - American tax payer's money -- to support. In the absence of Pakist
Pakistan has one month's time to grab F-16 jets deal: US
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
financing - American tax payer's money -- to support. In the absence of Pakistani taking any tangible action against the Haqqani network, the Senators have said they would not let the Obama Administration use tax payer's money to give F-16s to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pakistan has one month's time to grab US F16 dealfinancing - American tax payer's money -- to support. In the absence of Pakist
Pakistan has one month's time to grab US F16 deal
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
financing - American tax payer's money -- to support. In the absence of Pakistani taking any tangible action against the Haqqani network, the Senators have said they would not let the Obama Administration use tax payer's money to give F-16s to... Read more
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The Financial Express
US asks Pak to make full payment for F-16, no subsidyjets to Pakistan given that Islamabad was not taking enough action against terr
US asks Pak to make full payment for F-16, no subsidy
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
jets to Pakistan given that Islamabad was not taking enough action against terrorist organisations, in particular the Haqqani network, and there was continued existence of terrorist safe havens inside its territory. Several Indian American... Read more
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Business Standard India
US asks Pakistan to make full payment for F-16 jets, no subsidyjets to Pakistan given that Islamabad was not taking enough action against terr
US asks Pakistan to make full payment for F-16 jets, no subsidy
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
jets to Pakistan given that Islamabad was not taking enough action against terrorist organisations, in particular the Haqqani network, and there was continued existence of terrorist safe havens inside its territory. Several Indian American... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Pakistan is not a colony of the United States: Nisar Aliwould let him out.” The US Congress, which last week withdrew funds for an F-1
Pakistan is not a colony of the United States: Nisar Ali
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
would let him out.” The US Congress, which last week withdrew funds for an F-16 deal to force Pakistan to act against the Haqqani network, is now considering another cut, this time to persuade Islamabad to release Dr Shakil Afridi. Dr Afridi, who... Read more
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dna
US talks tough, asks Pakistan to make full payment for F-16 without any subsidyjets to Pakistan given that Islamabad was not taking enough action against terr
US talks tough, asks Pakistan to make full payment for F-16 without any subsidy
dna / Posted 3 days ago
jets to Pakistan given that Islamabad was not taking enough action against terrorist organisations, in particular the Haqqani network, and there was continued existence of terrorist safe havens inside its territory. Several Indian American... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Bowe Bergdahl Fast Factstraveled along the East Coast and to the Caribbean. It is believed he was bein
Bowe Bergdahl Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 days ago
traveled along the East Coast and to the Caribbean. It is believed he was being held by the Taliban and al Qaeda-aligned Haqqani network in Pakistan. Timeline: 2008 - Enlists in the Army. May 2009 - Is deployed to Afghanistan. June 30, 2009 -... Read more
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New Kerala
F-16s 'right platform' for Pak's counter-terrorism efforts: newkerala.com #57289Affairs Committee during the congressional hearing on Wednesday urged Pakistan
F-16s 'right platform' for Pak's counter-terrorism efforts: newkerala.com #57289
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Affairs Committee during the congressional hearing on Wednesday urged Pakistan to launch military operations against the Haqqani network if funds are needed. Toner, however, refused to say what had caused them to stop the subsidy. Without US... Read more
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New Kerala
F-16s 'right platform' for Pak's counter-terrorism efforts: newkerala.com #57195Affairs Committee during the congressional hearing on Wednesday urged Pakistan
F-16s 'right platform' for Pak's counter-terrorism efforts: newkerala.com #57195
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Affairs Committee during the congressional hearing on Wednesday urged Pakistan to launch military operations against the Haqqani network if funds are needed. Toner, however, refused to say what had caused them to stop the subsidy. Without US... Read more
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The Hindu
U.S. wants Pakistan to have dialogue with neighboursunder a military grant because of a hold on it in the Senate. Lawmakers want P
U.S. wants Pakistan to have dialogue with neighbours
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
under a military grant because of a hold on it in the Senate. Lawmakers want Pakistan to take action against the dreaded Haqqani network, for use of any taxpayers’ money towards the sale of the F—16s to Pakistan. “Key members of Congress have... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Us congressmen questioning govt on Pakistan policiesUS administration routinely declined to certify that Pakistan was cooperating w
Us congressmen questioning govt on Pakistan policies
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
US administration routinely declined to certify that Pakistan was cooperating with the United States on action against the Haqqani Network and others. “We have long had concerns about the fact that despite Pakistan having a stated policy of not... Read more
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Breitbart
Taliban Suicide Bomber Sets Off Vest Prematurely, Killing Eight JihadistsU.S. Forces-Afghanistan announced on Tuesday that they were searching for infor
Taliban Suicide Bomber Sets Off Vest Prematurely, Killing Eight Jihadists
Breitbart / Posted 8 days ago
U.S. Forces-Afghanistan announced on Tuesday that they were searching for information about eight other jihadists from the Haqqani network and the Taliban that were “known to be planning attacks on the Afghan people” in four Afghan provinces,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Taliban must face consequences for calling off talks with Afghanistan:USinstitutions. Let me emphasise, we have repeatedly and frankly underscored with
Taliban must face consequences for calling off talks with Afghanistan:US
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
institutions. Let me emphasise, we have repeatedly and frankly underscored with most senior leaders of Pakistan that the Haqqani Network must be part of their wider counterterrorism operations in order to keep their commitment not to discriminate... Read more
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dna
Taliban must face consequences for calling off peace talks: United Statesinstitutions. Let me emphasise, we have repeatedly and frankly underscored with
Taliban must face consequences for calling off peace talks: United States
dna / Posted 8 days ago
institutions. Let me emphasise, we have repeatedly and frankly underscored with most senior leaders of Pakistan that the Haqqani Network must be part of their wider counterterrorism operations in order to keep their commitment not to discriminate... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pakistan says has taken steps to root out militants in Waziristanthe government in Islamabad to wipe them out. Afghanistan has in the past also
Pakistan says has taken steps to root out militants in Waziristan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
the government in Islamabad to wipe them out. Afghanistan has in the past also called for Pakistan to strike against the Haqqani network, which is blamed for past attacks in Kabul. Afghanistan has long accused Pakistan of actively harbouring the... Read more
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The Star
Pakistan says has taken steps to root out militants in Waziristanthe government in Islamabad to wipe them out. Afghanistan has in the past also
Pakistan says has taken steps to root out militants in Waziristan
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
the government in Islamabad to wipe them out. Afghanistan has in the past also called for Pakistan to strike against the Haqqani network, which is blamed for past attacks in Kabul. Afghanistan has long accused Pakistan of actively harbouring the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pakistan not taking action against terror groups: USagainst terrorist groups that threaten its neighbours and pressed it to act aga
Pakistan not taking action against terror groups: US
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
against terrorist groups that threaten its neighbours and pressed it to act against all such dreaded outfits including Haqqani Network, LeT and JeM. "We believe Pakistan has not taken action against terrorist groups that threaten its... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Global Terrorism -- Pakistan Hand Exposedaccessed by the National Security Archive at George Washington University indic
Global Terrorism -- Pakistan Hand Exposed
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
accessed by the National Security Archive at George Washington University indicate that Pakistan's ISI paid money to the Haqqani network to carry out an attack on a US Forward Operating Base (FOB) at Chapman in Khost Province. While the USDIA... Read more
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New Kerala
Pakistan denies sheltering Taliban, says not solely responsible for talks - newkerala.com #54571in complete impunity in Pakistan, in the cities of Quetta and Peshawar. He als
Pakistan denies sheltering Taliban, says not solely responsible for talks - newkerala.com #54571
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
in complete impunity in Pakistan, in the cities of Quetta and Peshawar. He also said the Afghanistan spy agency held the Haqqani Network jihadist group, allegedly backed by Pakistan, responsible for the attack in Kabul. The Haqqani Network --... Read more
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New Kerala
Ghani asks Pakistan to take action against Taliban - newkerala.com #54462pledging war against radical groups like the militant Islamic State group, usua
Ghani asks Pakistan to take action against Taliban - newkerala.com #54462
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
pledging war against radical groups like the militant Islamic State group, usually known in Afghanistan as Daesh, or the Haqqani network while suggesting there was still some hope of compromise with at least some Taliban. "The enemies of... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Kabul will no longer seek Pak role in Taliban peace talks: Ashraf Ghani‘ignorant’, the Afghan president said Pakistan should act as a responsible gove
Kabul will no longer seek Pak role in Taliban peace talks: Ashraf Ghani
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
‘ignorant’, the Afghan president said Pakistan should act as a responsible government. He also labeled the Islamic State, Haqqani network and certain segments of the Taliban as ‘enemies’ of Afghanistan. Ghani’s comments come as the relationship... Read more
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asianage
Afghan President blasts Pak Taliban ‘slaves’a state of national emergency, pledging war against radical groups like ISIS, u
Afghan President blasts Pak Taliban ‘slaves’
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
a state of national emergency, pledging war against radical groups like ISIS, usually known in Afghanistan as Daesh, or the Haqqani network while suggesting there was still some hope of compromise with at least some Taliban. “The enemies of... Read more
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asianage
Afghan President blasts Pak Taliban �slaves'a state of national emergency, pledging war against radical groups like ISIS, u
Afghan President blasts Pak Taliban �slaves'
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
a state of national emergency, pledging war against radical groups like ISIS, usually known in Afghanistan as Daesh, or the Haqqani network while suggesting there was still some hope of compromise with at least some Taliban. “The enemies of... Read more
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New Kerala
Pak must understand there is no difference between good and bad terrorists, Afghan president - newkerala.com #54331expect Islamabad to bring the Afghan Taliban to the negotiating table," said Pr
Pak must understand there is no difference between good and bad terrorists, Afghan president - newkerala.com #54331
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
expect Islamabad to bring the Afghan Taliban to the negotiating table," said President Ghani. "Since the Taliban and Haqqani network, in harmony with other terrorist groups, are fighting in Afghanistan to ensure each other' s interests,... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Afghan leader sets aside peace bids, vows harsher fight against Talibanput down their weapons. But Ghani deemed both the broader Taliban organization
Afghan leader sets aside peace bids, vows harsher fight against Taliban
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
put down their weapons. But Ghani deemed both the broader Taliban organization as well as its Pakistan-based offshoot, the Haqqani Network, "terrorists" and vowed expanded attacks by the Afghan military. Ghani's remarks represent a setback for the... Read more
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DW
The Pakistan-Haqqani nexus and Kabul's misgivings |and wounded over 300. On Saturday, Kabul police chief Abdul Rahman Rahimi told
The Pakistan-Haqqani nexus and Kabul's misgivings |
DW / Posted 11 days ago
and wounded over 300. On Saturday, Kabul police chief Abdul Rahman Rahimi told journalists the attack was planned by the Haqqani network, a Pakistan-based militant group, which many analysts say has close ties with Pakistan's military... Read more
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New Kerala
Afghan president vows to root out terrorists - newkerala.com #54162militants and vowed to root out Taliban and like-minded groups fighting in the
Afghan president vows to root out terrorists - newkerala.com #54162
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
militants and vowed to root out Taliban and like-minded groups fighting in the war-plagued country. "Since the Taliban and Haqqani network in harmony with other terrorist groups are fighting in Afghanistan to ensure each other's interests,... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Afghan president blasts Taliban 'slaves', says little time left for peacenational emergency, pledging war against radical groups like Islamic State, usu
Afghan president blasts Taliban 'slaves', says little time left for peace
Bdnews24.com / Posted 11 days ago
national emergency, pledging war against radical groups like Islamic State, usually known in Afghanistan as Daesh, or the Haqqani network while suggesting there was still some hope of compromise with at least some Taliban. "The enemies of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Afghan president blasts Taliban 'slaves', says little time left for peacenational emergency, pledging war against radical groups like Islamic State, usu
Afghan president blasts Taliban 'slaves', says little time left for peace
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
national emergency, pledging war against radical groups like Islamic State, usually known in Afghanistan as Daesh, or the Haqqani network while suggesting there was still some hope of compromise with at least some Taliban. "The enemies of... Read more
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The Star
Afghan president blasts Taliban 'slaves', says little time left for peacenational emergency, pledging war against radical groups like Islamic State, usu
Afghan president blasts Taliban 'slaves', says little time left for peace
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
national emergency, pledging war against radical groups like Islamic State, usually known in Afghanistan as Daesh, or the Haqqani network while suggesting there was still some hope of compromise with at least some Taliban. "The enemies of... Read more
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Reuters
Afghan president blasts Taliban 'slaves', says little time left for peacenational emergency, pledging war against radical groups like Islamic State, usu
Afghan president blasts Taliban 'slaves', says little time left for peace
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
national emergency, pledging war against radical groups like Islamic State, usually known in Afghanistan as Daesh, or the Haqqani network while suggesting there was still some hope of compromise with at least some Taliban. "The enemies of... Read more
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dna
US asks Pakistan to rein in Haqqani networkTrudeau in a press briefing in Washington on Friday revealed that Pakistan has
US asks Pakistan to rein in Haqqani network
dna / Posted 11 days ago
Trudeau in a press briefing in Washington on Friday revealed that Pakistan has been told at the highest level that the Haqqani network, an aggressive armed sub-group of the Afghan Taliban with its strongholds in the south-eastern parts, has to... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
US State Dept asked Pakistan to take action against Haqqani networkacknowledged that after last week’s massive car bombing in Kabul it asked Pakis
US State Dept asked Pakistan to take action against Haqqani network
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
acknowledged that after last week’s massive car bombing in Kabul it asked Pakistan to take concrete action against the Haqqani network. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack outside a building of the National Directorate for... Read more
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New Kerala
US calls for concrete action against Haqqanis - newkerala.com #53685: The United States State Department has publicly acknowledged that it asked Pa
US calls for concrete action against Haqqanis - newkerala.com #53685
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
: The United States State Department has publicly acknowledged that it asked Pakistan to take concrete action against the Haqqani network after last week's massive car bombing in Kabul. Pakistan had condemned the attack hours after it took place,... Read more
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New Kerala
US asks Pakistan for concrete action against Haqqanis - newkerala.com #53648US has said that after last week's massive car bombing in Kabul it has asked Pa
US asks Pakistan for concrete action against Haqqanis - newkerala.com #53648
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
US has said that after last week's massive car bombing in Kabul it has asked Pakistan to take concrete action against the Haqqani Network. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack outside a building of the National Directorate for... Read more
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New Kerala
US pushes Pakistan not to discriminate terror groups after Kabul attack - newkerala.com #53482at the highest level of the Government of Pakistan about their continued tolera
US pushes Pakistan not to discriminate terror groups after Kabul attack - newkerala.com #53482
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
at the highest level of the Government of Pakistan about their continued tolerance for Afghan Taliban groups such as the Haqqani Network operating from Pakistani soil, " Elizabeth Trudeau, Director of Press Office for the State Department... Read more
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dna
US concerned over Pakistan's tolerance for terrorist groupsThe US on Friday expressed concern over Pakistan's continued tolerance for terr
US concerned over Pakistan's tolerance for terrorist groups
dna / Posted 13 days ago
The US on Friday expressed concern over Pakistan's continued tolerance for terrorist groups like Haqqani network and said that it has raised this issue at the highest level with the authorities in Islamabad. "We have consistently expressed our... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
US concerned over Pakistan’s tolerance for Afghan Taliban groupsThe US expressed concern on Saturday over Pakistan’s continued tolerance for te
US concerned over Pakistan’s tolerance for Afghan Taliban groups
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
The US expressed concern on Saturday over Pakistan’s continued tolerance for terrorist groups like Haqqani network and said that it has raised this issue at the highest level with the authorities in Islamabad. “We have consistently expressed our... Read more
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The Economic Times
US concerned over Pakistan's tolerance for terrorist groupsWASHINGTON: The US today expressed concern over Pakistan's continued tolerance
US concerned over Pakistan's tolerance for terrorist groups
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON: The US today expressed concern over Pakistan's continued tolerance for terrorist groups like Haqqani network and said that it has raised this issue at the highest level with the authorities in Islamabad. "We have consistently expressed... Read more
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asianage
A terror mastermindthreatens the free world. The US has equated Jaish with other global threats fr
A terror mastermind
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
threatens the free world. The US has equated Jaish with other global threats from Pakistan like LeT, D-Company and the Haqqani network. Pakistan’s two-faced approach to terror has allowed organisations like Jaish to flourish. India has... Read more
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