Pakistan Urges Holbrooke To Take Regional Approach

03/12/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Sajjad Malik Daily Times

Islamabad will urge US special envoy Richard Holbrooke to adopt a regional approach to solve the prevailing issues of terrorism and extremism, diplomatic sources told Daily Times on Sunday.

"We believe that not only Pakistan and Afghanistan, but the whole region is badly affected by terrorism and extremism and we hope that Ambassador Holbrooke would see the issue in the regional context," they said ahead of Holbrooke's visit to the region today (Monday).

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