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Deadly Anti-U.S. Riots Despite Obama's Ad Denouncing Video
Deadly anti-U.S. protests erupted in Pakistan despite an unusual ad on Pakistani TV featuring President Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton denouncing the movie "Innocence of Muslims," the anti-Islam video that has fueled much of the Pakistani fury. The ads have been running this week on
Clinton Says 'Sorry' to Pakistan, Afghan Supply Lines to Re-Open
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton issued a statement today that the U.S. is sorry for the losses the Pakistan military suffered during the Nov. 26incident last year in which 24 Pakistani soldiers were killed by U.S. military aircraft during a border incident. Clinton said the...
Obama to Meet With Pakistan PM
The White House has announced that President Obama and Pakistani Prime Minister Yusef Raza Gilani would meet privately on the sidelines of a nuclear security summit next Tuesday in South Korea. Deteriorating relations between Washington and Islamabad worsened after American airstrikes along the ...
Despite Public Animosity, U.S. and Pakistan Cooperate Behind the Scenes
When Charles Arthur Williams, a 41-year-old from Mississippi, showed up for a flight in Peshawar, Pakistan, with 9mm bullets in his bag, he could have quickly become a poster child for Americans who behave badly in Pakistan. Pakistani television channels compared him to Raymond Davis,...
Today in Pictures: Syria Uprising, Mardi Gras, and Afghan Koran Burning
Chandra Bahadur Dangi, a 72-year-old Nepali who claims to be the world’s shortest man at 22 inches in height, walk near his home in Reemkholi village in Dang district southwest of Kathmandu, Feb. 21, 2012. Dangi will embark to the capital city as Guinness World...
Pakistan Wants 'To Play a Supporting Role' in Afghanistan
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – When U.S. Gen. Stanley McChrystal was the head of all international forces in Afghanistan, he used to joke that Afghans would blame the rain on Pakistan – so widespread was the belief that Pakistan and its feared intelligence service was manipulating everything...
Clinton: Talk and Fight at the Same Time
The United States sent an extraordinary, high-level delegation to Islamabad to deliver blunt messages to Pakistan that it needed to help target militants who attack U.S. troops in Afghanistan and bring the same militants to the negotiating table, according to U.S. and Pakistani officials. The dual
The Global Note: Palestinians’ ‘Moment Of Truth’ … Global Markets … the World and Davis … Rethinking Einstein
PALESTINIANS’ “MOMENT OF TRUTH” That’s the theme of President Mahmoud Abbas’ speech to the U.N. today — underway as we write. A senior official tells Alex MARQUARDT. “The whole speech is about the moment of truth. A moment of truth: Is the international community willing to...