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Pakistan-U.S. Relations More Than Just Politics

Common Ground News Service | Posted 04.30.2013 | World
Common Ground News Service

It is extremely heartening that the United States and Pakistan have chosen educational cooperation, among other types, as a key instrument of engagement with each other.

U.S. - Pakistan Relations: Charlie Brown, Lucy and the Football

Wajid Ali Syed | Posted 07.18.2011 | World
Wajid Ali Syed

For decades, the United States has made the mistake of equating "Pakistan" with its army and supporting military governments. Despite outward signs that aid will continue to flow to Pakistan's military, there are growing signs that the U.S. is tired of playing the Charlie Brown role.

The Unintended Consequences Of American Funding In Pakistan

The New Yorker | Posted 07.09.2011 | World

It's the end of the Second World War, and the United States is deciding what to do about two immense, poor, densely populated countries in Asia. Ameri...

Amanda Terkel

Top Lawmakers Argue Against Suspending Aid To Pakistan

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Top lawmakers on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee defended aid to Pakistan on Sunday despite lingering questions about how much th...

U.S. Diverting Afghanistan Helicopters To Help With Pakistan Flood Relief

AP | ANNE GEARAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon says it's sending six helicopters from Afghanistan to help ferry relief supplies or refugees in flood-ravaged Pakistan...

What Secretary Clinton Should Do During Her Visit to Pakistan

Saad Khan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Saad Khan

It's that time of the year when the bittersweet relations between the US and Pakistan reach a high thanks to the now-routine foreign secretaries' meetings, titled the US-Pakistan strategic dialogue.

U.S. Pakistan Aid Bill Threatens To Undermine President Zardari

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

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U.S. Pledges Billions More For Pakistan Despite Doubts

McClatchy | Saeed Shah | McClatchy Newspapers | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan -- The U.S. Senate approved legislation Thursday to triple civilian financial aid to Pakistan to $7.5 billion over five years, und...

US To Give Pakistan $110M In Humanitarian Aid

Reuters | Arshad Mohammed | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -- The United States said on Tuesday it would give Pakistan $110 million to help the estimated two million people who have fled f...