Archive for September, 2011
In an interview conducted by The Wall Street Journal, US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Admiral Mike Mullen explained what prompted him to review his outlook on Pakistan, and how his “partnership approach” had “fallen short and would be difficult to revive”.
ISLAMABAD: Former ISI chief lt gen (retd) Hameed Gul has said that the time has come when the government should tell the US clearly that it should not try to take revenge of failure in Afghanistan from Pakistan, adding that Pakistan Air Force had put its defence system on red alert on Sunday night due to US flights on Pak-Afghan border.
Islamabad: Tension raising between Pakistan and America. According to BBC America can attack Waziristan from Kabul Airbase. Next 48 hours are most important. PAF on red alert from yesterday.
ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Sunday called all party conference to build consensus on Pakistan’s stance over US threats meanwhile Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar has been called back from United States.
According to sources, Hina was called back for consultation over strained relationship between Pakistan and United States.
NEW YORK – Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar says the Haqqani group that the US holds responsible for last week’s attack against the American embassy in Kabul was CIA’s “blue-eyed boy” for many years. Responding to questions during an interview with Al Jazeera television, Khar, who is in New York leading Pakistan’s delegation to the UN General Assembly, rejected US accusations against the Pakistani intelligence agency, saying it has no links to the Haqqani network.
ISLAMABAD: While the United States, ever more strident, is ratcheting up pressure on Pakistan to snap its “ties with the Haqqani network”, the group’s chief Sirajuddin Haqqani on Friday warned Washington against any military adventure in the North Waziristan tribal agency.