Shakil Afridi

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The Economic Times
If Donald Trump becomes US President, India may gain at China's expense. Here's whyto influence Pakistan's policy by threatening to cut off US aid. Trump implied
If Donald Trump becomes US President, India may gain at China's expense. Here's why
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
to influence Pakistan's policy by threatening to cut off US aid. Trump implied as much when commenting on the case of Dr Shakil Afridi, who infuriated Pakistan's government for allegedly helping the CIA definitively locate Osama bin Laden in... Read more
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The Economic Times
Can Donald Trump be good for India?to influence Pakistan's policy by threatening to cut off US aid. Trump implied
Can Donald Trump be good for India?
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
to influence Pakistan's policy by threatening to cut off US aid. Trump implied as much when commenting on the case of Dr Shakil Afridi, who infuriated Pakistan's government for allegedly helping the CIA definitively locate Osama bin Laden in... Read more
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dna
Ahead of Modi visit, US House blocks $450 million aid to pakistanminority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA-2017 also inc
Ahead of Modi visit, US House blocks $450 million aid to pakistan
dna / Posted 5 days ago
minority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA-2017 also includes the sense of the Congress that Shakil Afridi be released forthwith. Afridi, a medical doctor was held on charges of using a CIA-backed vaccine programme to... Read more
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FOX News
House ties Pakistani aid to freedom for hero doctor who helped get Bin Ladennation to crack down on the infamous Haqqani Network or lose aid. It also inclu
House ties Pakistani aid to freedom for hero doctor who helped get Bin Laden
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
nation to crack down on the infamous Haqqani Network or lose aid. It also included a “sense of Congress” that Dr. Shakil Afridi is an international hero and calls for his immediate release from prison. Afridi is a Pakistani doctor who... Read more
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The Economic Times
US House of Representatives passes anti-Pakistan measure, ignoring White House objectionminority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA 2017 also inc
US House of Representatives passes anti-Pakistan measure, ignoring White House objection
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
minority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA 2017 also includes the sense of the Congress that Shakil Afridi is an international hero and that the Government of Pakistan should release him immediately from prison. NDAA... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
US House blocks $450mn aid to Pakistan, ignores White House objectionminority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA-2017 also inc
US House blocks $450mn aid to Pakistan, ignores White House objection
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
minority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA-2017 also includes the sense of the Congress that Shakil Afridi is an international hero and that the Government of Pakistan should release him immediately from... Read more
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The Financial Express
US House passes anti-Pak measure, ignoring White House objectionminority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA-2017 also inc
US House passes anti-Pak measure, ignoring White House objection
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
minority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA-2017 also includes the sense of the Congress that Shakil Afridi is an international hero and that the Government of Pakistan should release him immediately from... Read more
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Business Standard India
US House blocks $450 million aid to Pakistan, snubs White Houseminority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA-2017 also inc
US House blocks $450 million aid to Pakistan, snubs White House
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
minority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA-2017 also includes the sense of the Congress that Shakil Afridi is an international hero and that the Government of Pakistan should release him immediately from prison. Early... Read more
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The Economic Times
House of Representatives votes to block $450 million US aid to Pakistanminority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA-2017 also inc
House of Representatives votes to block $450 million US aid to Pakistan
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
minority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA-2017 also includes the sense of the Congress that Shakil Afridi is an international hero and that the Government of Pakistan should release him immediately from... Read more
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asianage
House passes anti-Pak measure, ignoring White House objectionminority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA-2017 also inc
House passes anti-Pak measure, ignoring White House objection
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
minority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA-2017 also includes the sense of the Congress that Shakil Afridi is an international hero and that the Government of Pakistan should release him immediately from... Read more
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The Hindu
US House passes anti-Pakistan measure, ignoring White House objectionminority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA—2017 also inc
US House passes anti-Pakistan measure, ignoring White House objection
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
minority groups seeking political or religious freedom. The NDAA—2017 also includes the sense of the Congress that Shakil Afridi is an international hero and that the Government of Pakistan should release him immediately from... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US House seeks to tighten restrictions on Pakistan aidor equipment provided by the United States to persecute minority groups. And a
US House seeks to tighten restrictions on Pakistan aid
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
or equipment provided by the United States to persecute minority groups. And a third added a "sense of Congress" that Shakil Afridi is an international hero and calls for his immediate release from prison. Afridi is a Pakistani doctor believed... Read more
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The Star
U.S. House seeks to tighten restrictions on Pakistan aidor equipment provided by the United States to persecute minority groups. And a
U.S. House seeks to tighten restrictions on Pakistan aid
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
or equipment provided by the United States to persecute minority groups. And a third added a "sense of Congress" that Shakil Afridi is an international hero and calls for his immediate release from prison. Afridi is a Pakistani doctor believed... Read more
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dna
Sartaj Aziz acknowledges 'downward slide' in Pak- US ties over F-16s, blames 'India factor'on various issues. He mentioned about the differences between the US and Pakis
Sartaj Aziz acknowledges 'downward slide' in Pak- US ties over F-16s, blames 'India factor'
dna / Posted 13 days ago
on various issues. He mentioned about the differences between the US and Pakistan over the handling of the issue of Dr Shakil Afridi, arrested for allegedly helping CIA track down Osama bin Laden, and the fight against Haqqani network and the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pakistan's relation with US under stress over F-16s: Sartaj Azizon various issues. He mentioned about the differences between the US and Pakis
Pakistan's relation with US under stress over F-16s: Sartaj Aziz
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
on various issues. He mentioned about the differences between the US and Pakistan over the handling of the issue of Dr Shakil Afridi, arrested for allegedly helping CIA track down Osama bin Laden, and the fight against Haqqani network and the... Read more
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The Hindu
F-16 issue: Aziz says Pakistan’s relation with U.S. under stresson various issues. He mentioned about the differences between the U.S. and Paki
F-16 issue: Aziz says Pakistan’s relation with U.S. under stress
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
on various issues. He mentioned about the differences between the U.S. and Pakistan over the handling of the issue of Dr. Shakil Afridi, arrested for allegedly helping CIA track down Osama bin Laden, and the fight against Haqqani network and the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pakistan's relation with US under stress: Sartaj Azizon various issues. He mentioned about the differences between the US and Pakis
Pakistan's relation with US under stress: Sartaj Aziz
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
on various issues. He mentioned about the differences between the US and Pakistan over the handling of the issue of Dr Shakil Afridi, arrested for allegedly helping CIA track down Osama bin Laden, and the fight against Haqqani network and the... Read more
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New Kerala
Pak admits relations with U.S. under 'stress' - newkerala.com #62804firmly rejected by Pakistan. "We have also rejected frequent demands, especial
Pak admits relations with U.S. under 'stress' - newkerala.com #62804
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
firmly rejected by Pakistan. "We have also rejected frequent demands, especially by the US Congress, for the release of Dr Shakil Afridi. The US officials, Congress, think-tanks and media, in tandem with our adversaries, have also been blaming... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sartaj Aziz says downward slide in Pakistan-US ties, cites F-16 hurdlesubsidy for the jets. “We have also rejected the frequent demand, specially fr
Sartaj Aziz says downward slide in Pakistan-US ties, cites F-16 hurdle
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
subsidy for the jets. “We have also rejected the frequent demand, specially from the US Congress, for release of Mr Shakil Afridi,” Aziz said, referring to the Pakistani doctor who was arrested on charges of helping the CIA in the hunt for... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
The Pakistani doctor who reportedly helped the CIA find bin Laden is still stuck in prisondetails about the raid as though it were happening live. One person whose name
The Pakistani doctor who reportedly helped the CIA find bin Laden is still stuck in prison
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 22 days ago
details about the raid as though it were happening live. One person whose name didn’t make it into the CIA’s tweet storm: Shakil Afridi, the Pakistani doctor who reportedly helped the agency try to confirm that bin Laden was living at the... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Pakistan would acquire F-16 aircraft from other countries: Sartaj Azizcontacts with the objective of revival of peace process in Afghanistan. Aziz s
Pakistan would acquire F-16 aircraft from other countries: Sartaj Aziz
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
contacts with the objective of revival of peace process in Afghanistan. Aziz said the government had refused to hand over Shakil Afridi to the United States. Afridi helped the United States trace Osama bin Laden. “For the US he is a hero, but for... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Pakistan: Donald Trump 'ignorant' to demand release of doctor who 'helped CIA catch Bin Laden'told Mr Trump on Monday that his country “is not a colony of the United States”
Pakistan: Donald Trump 'ignorant' to demand release of doctor who 'helped CIA catch Bin Laden'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
told Mr Trump on Monday that his country “is not a colony of the United States” and would decide for itself on the fate of Shakil Afridi. Dr Afridi is feted as a hero in the US for running a fake vaccination campaign that led to the raid on Bin... Read more
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Business Standard India
Pakistan slams Donald Trump's remarks about release of CIA-doctorhas condemned US Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump's remark tha
Pakistan slams Donald Trump's remarks about release of CIA-doctor
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
has condemned US Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump's remark that he would ensure Pakistani physician Shakil Afridi, who has helped the US kill Osama bin Laden, is freed from jail within two minutes. Afridi, who is known in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Trump vows to free doc who helped track Osamaa 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that,
Trump vows to free doc who helped track Osama
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
a 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that, if elected, he would get Pakistan to free Shakil Afridi “in two minutes”, saying that Islamabad receives a lot of development aid from the United States. “Contrary to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pakistan slams Donald Trump's remarks about release of CIA-doctora 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that,
Pakistan slams Donald Trump's remarks about release of CIA-doctor
The Economic Times / Posted 23 days ago
a 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that, if elected, he would get Pakistan to free Shakil Afridi "in two minutes", saying that Islamabad receives a lot of development aid from the United States. "Contrary to... Read more
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The Hindu
Pak on Trump’s remarks: ‘We are not a colony of USA'has condemned US Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump’s remark tha
Pak on Trump’s remarks: ‘We are not a colony of USA'
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
has condemned US Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump’s remark that he would ensure Pakistani physician Shakil Afridi, who has helped the US kill Osama bin Laden, is freed from jail within two minutes. Dr. Afridi, who is known... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Pakistan raps Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track bin Ladento free doctor who helped track bin Laden Trump told Fox News on Friday that,
Pakistan raps Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track bin Laden
Eye Witness News / Posted 23 days ago
to free doctor who helped track bin Laden Trump told Fox News on Friday that, if elected, he would get Pakistan to free Shakil Afridi. FILE. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump waves to the guests after speaking during the 2016... Read more
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The Star
Pakistan raps Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track bin Ladena 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that,
Pakistan raps Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track bin Laden
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
a 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that, if elected, he would get Pakistan to free Shakil Afridi "in two minutes", saying that Islamabad receives a lot of development aid from the United States. "Contrary to... Read more
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The Financial Express
Pakistan raps Donald Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track Osama bin Ladena 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that,
Pakistan raps Donald Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track Osama bin Laden
The Financial Express / Posted 23 days ago
a 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that, if elected, he would get Pakistan to free Shakil Afridi “in two minutes”, saying that Islamabad receives a lot of development aid from the United States. “Contrary to... Read more
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New Kerala
Pakistan slams Trump's remarks about release of CIA-doctor - newkerala.com #58005has condemned US Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump's remark tha
Pakistan slams Trump's remarks about release of CIA-doctor - newkerala.com #58005
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
has condemned US Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump's remark that he would ensure Pakistani physician Shakil Afridi, who has helped the US kill Osama bin Laden, is freed from jail within two minutes. Afridi, who is known in... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Pakistan is not a colony of the United States: Nisar AliPakistan to act against the Haqqani network, is now considering another cut, th
Pakistan is not a colony of the United States: Nisar Ali
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
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 assisted US efforts in tracking down Osama bin Laden but is now serving a 23-year prison term... Read more
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Breitbart
Pakistan Condemns Trump Promise to Release Doctor Who Helped U.S. Find Bin Ladena 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that,
Pakistan Condemns Trump Promise to Release Doctor Who Helped U.S. Find Bin Laden
Breitbart / Posted 23 days ago
a 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that, if elected, he would get Pakistan to free Shakil Afridi “in two minutes”, saying that Islamabad receives a lot of development aid from the United States. “Contrary to... Read more
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The Hill
Pakistan responds to Trump's vow to free doctor who helped CIADuring an interview with Fox News on Friday, Trump said if he became president,
Pakistan responds to Trump's vow to free doctor who helped CIA
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
During an interview with Fox News on Friday, Trump said if he became president, he would tell the country to free Shakil Afridi. "I would tell them let [him] out and I'm sure they would let [him] out. Because we give a lot of aid to Pakistan," Trump... Read more
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Raw Story
Pakistan blasts Trump over his vow to free doctor who helped track bin Ladena 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that,
Pakistan blasts Trump over his vow to free doctor who helped track bin Laden
Raw Story / Posted 24 days ago
a 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that, if elected, he would get Pakistan to free Shakil Afridi “in two minutes”, saying that Islamabad receives a lot of development aid from the United States. “Contrary to... Read more
23 related stories
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dna
Pakistan raps Donald Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track Osama bin Ladena 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that,
Pakistan raps Donald Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track Osama bin Laden
dna / Posted 24 days ago
a 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that, if elected, he would get Pakistan to free Shakil Afridi "in two minutes", saying that Islamabad receives a lot of development aid from the United States. "Contrary to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pakistan raps Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track bin Ladena 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that,
Pakistan raps Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track bin Laden
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
a 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that, if elected, he would get Pakistan to free Shakil Afridi "in two minutes", saying that Islamabad receives a lot of development aid from the United States. "Contrary to... Read more
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New Kerala
Pakistan slams Donald Trump on release of 'CIA doctor' - newkerala.com #57959Monday condemned remarks by US Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trum
Pakistan slams Donald Trump on release of 'CIA doctor' - newkerala.com #57959
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
Monday condemned remarks by US Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump that he would ensure Pakistani physician Shakil Afridi, who allegedly helped the US kill Osama bin Laden, was freed from jail within two minutes. Afridi, who is... Read more
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Swissinfo
Pakistan raps Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track bin Ladena 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that,
Pakistan raps Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track bin Laden
Swissinfo / Posted 24 days ago
a 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that, if elected, he would get Pakistan to free Shakil Afridi "in two minutes", saying that Islamabad receives a lot of development aid from the United States. "Contrary to... Read more
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Reuters
Pakistan raps Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track bin Ladena 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that,
Pakistan raps Trump over vow to free doctor who helped track bin Laden
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
a 69-year-old billionaire real estate developer, told Fox News on Friday that, if elected, he would get Pakistan to free Shakil Afridi "in two minutes", saying that Islamabad receives a lot of development aid from the United States. "Contrary to... Read more
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New Kerala
US to use carrot and stick policy to release Dr Shakil Afridi - newkerala.com #57573Washington, May.2: The United States Congress has persuaded Islamabad to releas
US to use carrot and stick policy to release Dr Shakil Afridi - newkerala.com #57573
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
Washington, May.2: The United States Congress has persuaded Islamabad to release Dr. Shakil Afridi who assisted US efforts in tracking down Osama bin Laden . Dr.Afridi is now serving a 23-year prison term in Pakistan and is considered a hero in the... Read more
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asianage
5 years on, doctor who helped CIA track bin Laden languishes in Pak jailyears after his fake vaccination programme helped the CIA track and kill Osama
5 years on, doctor who helped CIA track bin Laden languishes in Pak jail
asianage / Posted 24 days ago
years after his fake vaccination programme helped the CIA track and kill Osama bin Laden, Pakistani doctor Shakil Afridi languishes in jail, abandoned by the US, say supporters, in its bid to smooth troubled relations with... Read more
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New Kerala
Rabbani slams Trump for demanding Pak physician's release - newkerala.com #57302Mian Raza Rabbani has lashed out at US presidential candidate Donald Trump for
Rabbani slams Trump for demanding Pak physician's release - newkerala.com #57302
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
Mian Raza Rabbani has lashed out at US presidential candidate Donald Trump for his remarks pertaining to the release of Dr. Shakil Afridi, saying Pakistan is a sovereign country and will not succumb to dictations. "We are a sovereign nation and have... Read more
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New Kerala
Rabbani slams Trump for demanding Pak physician's release - newkerala.com #57252Mian Raza Rabbani has lashed out at US presidential candidate Donald Trump for
Rabbani slams Trump for demanding Pak physician's release - newkerala.com #57252
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
Mian Raza Rabbani has lashed out at US presidential candidate Donald Trump for his remarks pertaining to the release of Dr. Shakil Afridi, saying Pakistan is a sovereign country and will not succumb to dictations. "We are a sovereign nation and have... Read more
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The Economic Times
No assurance from Pakistan on release of doctor who tracked Osama bin Laden: USbelieve he's been unjustly prisoned, and we have clearly and repeatedly communi
No assurance from Pakistan on release of doctor who tracked Osama bin Laden: US
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
believe he's been unjustly prisoned, and we have clearly and repeatedly communicated our position to Pakistan on the Shakil Afridi case, both in public and private, our opposition to his imprisonment," State Department deputy spokesman Mark... Read more
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The Hindu
No assurance from Pakistan on release of doctor who tracked Osama bin Laden: U.S."We believe he’s been unjustly imprisoned, and we have clearly and repeatedly c
No assurance from Pakistan on release of doctor who tracked Osama bin Laden: U.S.
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
"We believe he’s been unjustly imprisoned, and we have clearly and repeatedly communicated our position to Pakistan on the Shakil Afridi case" said Mark Toner. Despite repeated request, Pakistan has not given any assurance on the release of the... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Us congressmen questioning govt on Pakistan policiesthe administration that Congress had, in the recent past, withheld US aid to Pa
Us congressmen questioning govt on Pakistan policies
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
the administration that Congress had, in the recent past, withheld US aid to Pakistan because it was still holding Dr Shakil Afridi, who assisted US efforts in tracking down Osama bin Laden and later was jailed for 23 years for alleged links... Read more

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