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The Alliance from Hell

Dilip Hiro | Posted 12.18.2012 | World
Dilip Hiro

While the two governments and their peoples become more suspicious and resentful of each other with every passing month, Washington and Islamabad are still locked in an awkward post-9/11 embrace that, at this juncture, neither can afford to let go of.

Diplomatic Talks End In Failure Over Airstrike Apology

The New York Times | Posted 04.28.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — The latest high-level talks on ending a diplomatic deadlock between the United States and Pakistan ended in failure on Friday ...

U.S. Ups Extremist Fight In Pakistan

AP | By SEBASTIAN ABBOT | Posted 12.31.2011 | World

OKARA, Pakistan -- Sultan Mehmood Gujar was a solid supporter of Islamist militants fighting in Pakistan, Afghanistan and India and even donated money...

U.S. Ditches Drone Base

AP | Posted 02.04.2012 | World

By CHRIS BRUMMITT, Associated Press ISLAMABAD (AP) � The U.S. ambassador to Pakistan says Washington is complying with Islamabad's demand to vaca...

Pakistani Ambassador To The U.S. Resigns Over 'Memogate'

AP | CHRIS BRUMMITT | Posted 01.22.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan's envoy to Washington lost a battle with the country's powerful generals to keep his job Tuesday over allegations he wrote ...