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Pakistan’s relation with US under stress, says Sartaj Aziz

Islamabad: Pakistan’s relation with the US is under stress due to a decision by the Congress to block the sale of eight F-16 fighter jets to the country, Prime Minister’s Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has said. Briefing the Senate, Aziz candidly admitted that Pakistan-US ties were under stress for the past three months over the F-16 issue but the two were working to resolve it. “In the past three months, however, the upward trajectory in relations has witnessed a downward slide, as reflected in a decision of theRead More


Foreign Secretaries to draw dialogue roadmap for next six months: Sartaj Aziz

Islamabad: Underlining that there is ‘visible improvement’ in Indo-Pak ties, Pakistan has said the Foreign Secretaries of the two countries will meet on January 15 to draw up a roadmap for the next six months to carry forward the bilateral engagement. The Pakistan government will focus on the revival of peace process in Afghanistan and the consolidation of the process of improvement of relations with India, Prime Minister’s Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz told Radio Pakistan. He said the Foreign Secretaries of the two countries will meet here onRead More


India advises Pakistan against Aziz meeting separatists

New Delhi: India made it clear to Pakistan that it should not go ahead with the meeting of its NSA Sartaz Aziz with Hurriyat representatives here when he comes to hold talks with his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval, saying it will not be ‘appropriate’. In a clear message to the Pakistan High Commission, which has invited hardline Kashmir separatist leaders Syed Ali Shah Geelani and others separatists, India said such a meeting would not be in keeping with the spirit and intent of the understanding reached at UFA, Russia toRead More