Tag: Haqqani network

Pakistan doesn’t expect getting $700m CSF following Trump’s threat at UN:...

ISLAMABAD: Following US President Donald Trump’s threatening tone on Jerusalem voting at the United Nations, Pakistan’s economic managers do not expect reimbursement of $700...

Taliban, Haqqani network members roam free in Pakistan: Pentagon

In its first report submitted to the United States (US) Congress since Washington adopted a new strategy on Afghanistan and South Asia, the US...

Pakistan risks losing territory if it doesn’t rein in terror outfits,...

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said that Pakistan could lose control of its territory if it does not sever ties with the...

Trump allocates $700m for Pakistan under CSF

Half of the allocated amount is conditional on Pakistan’s ‘willingness to act against Haqqani Network' WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed a...

James Mattis arrives in Pakistan

US official likely to pressure Pakistan one more time on militant groups Pakistan to tell US that only cooperation will get cooperation Islamabad will...

Top Afghan official blames Pakistan for Taliban return

TORONTO: The Chief Executive of the Government of National Unity of Afghanistan Abdullah Abdullah blames Pakistan’s two-faced game helped in return of the Taliban...

Pakistan needs to be told US won’t tolerate terrorist havens, says...

WASHINGTON: The US should “make it clear” to Pakistan that the Trump administration will not tolerate Pakistan providing safe havens to terrorists, nominee for...

US Congress passes bill delinking Haqqani network from LeT: report

WASHINGTON: The US Congress has approved a bill that requires Pakistan to cooperate with the Afghan and American forces to act against the Haqqani...

Military aid to Pakistan conditional on action against terror outfits: US...

WASHINGTON: A top US diplomat has said that any future military financing will take into account Pakistan’s efforts to address America’s central concerns with...

Haqqanis holding abducted professors; Pakistan can play role, says Afghan official

Afghan Ministry of Interior Spokesperson Najib Danish has said that Pakistan can play a role in the release of abducted American professor who along...

Ties between Haqqanis, Pakistan deteriorating amid rising US pressure: Afghan media

The relations between Pakistan and the notorious Haqqani terrorist network have started to deteriorate amid rising US pressures and recent political and security developments,...

US wants Pakistan to act quickly to show support in countering...

WASHINGTON: The United States wants Pakistan to move quickly to show good faith in supporting efforts to counter militants operating in Afghanistan and in...

‘No terrorist safe havens exist in Pakistan’

Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif on Tuesday said that Pakistan, in the meeting with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, made it clear that no terrorist...

Rescued American hostage says ‘was in Pakistan for more than a...

Disputing claims about her rescue, the recently recovered Caitlyn Coleman has said that she was in Pakistan for at least a year before she...

US drone strike kills four ‘militants’ near Pak-Afghan border

PESHAWAR: A US drone strike in Afghanistan’s Paktia province near the Pak-Afghan border killed at least four suspected militants on Thursday. According to media reports, a...

Tillerson to visit Pakistan next week

WASHINGTON DC: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will visit Islamabad next week during an Asian trip that will also take him to India,...

Here’s how Pakistan Army rescued Canadian-American couple from Haqqani militants

RAWALPINDI: The Pakistan Army said the captors of a Canadian-American family held by a Taliban-linked group fled on foot after troops shot at their vehicle's...