We need to pressure Pakistan but a lot of it has to be done privately rather than from a podium, says Vali Nasr, Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies dean, talking about the Trump administration's efforts to pressure Pakistan to crack down on the Taliban and other terrorist groups.
The U.S. will have to avoid antagonizing Pakistan as it attempts to bring India into Afghanistan, says Faisel Pervaiz of Stratfor.
The president's warning to Pakistan that it must stop harboring terrorist organizations and the Taliban is "a radical shift."
It will take more than just military action to end the war in Afghanistan, former Ambassador Nancy Soderberg said.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports on President Trump's address to the nation on Afghanistan and his blame he placed on Pakistan and India.
President Donald Trump's Monday night comments on Pakistan and India could worsen ties between the two rivals.
P.J. Crowley, former assistant secretary of State, now a professor at George Washington University and "Red Line: American Foreign Policy in a Time of Fractured Politics and Failing States" author, provides insight to President Trump's Afghan plan which included Pakistan's role in supporting the Taliban.
President Donald Trump ratcheted up pressure on Pakistan while pushing for a stronger partnership with India on combating terror.
Trump's Afghanistan speech has implications for India's Pakistan ties as well as China, says Alex Capri, visiting senior fellow, NUS Business School.
Counter terrorism efforts in Afghanistan are likely to be a major highlight of President Trump's address Monday evening.
*Afghanistan has deposits of gold, silver, copper, lithium. Ever since a United States Geological Survey study a decade ago identified deposits later estimated to have a potential value of as much as $1 trillion, both Afghan and foreign officials have trumpeted the reserves as a likely key to economic independence for Afghanistan. Afghanistan, some reports say,...
President Trump will lay out his long-awaited US strategy for the war in Afghanistan in a prime-time television address on Monday night.
The world's two biggest emerging economies are at direct odds on their shared border.
Pakistan's democracy may be at risk following last week's dismissal of former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
Pakistan's democracy may be in danger following the removal of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif — a move set to widen uncertainty and boost the military.
Pakistani lawmakers on Tuesday elected former petroleum minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as the country's new prime minister, replacing ousted veteran leader Nawaz Sharif.
ISLAMABAD, July 30- Pakistan's lawmakers will elect a new prime minister on Tuesday to replace ousted leader Nawaz Sharif, with ruling party stalwart Shahid Khaqan Abbasi expected to become interim leader until Sharif's own brother is eligible. A quick handover could ease the political upheaval sparked by a Supreme Court decision on Friday to disqualify...
ISLAMABAD, July 30- Pakistan's lawmakers will elect a new prime minister on Tuesday to replace ousted leader Nawaz Sharif, with ruling party stalwart Shahid Khaqan Abbasi expected to become interim leader until Sharif's own brother is eligible. The confirmation from parliament came after Pakistan's President Mamnoon Hussain convened a special session...
Ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's brother Shahbaz is seen as the long-term successor.
*Opposition leader Imran Khan hails victory for Pakistan. ISLAMABAD, July 28- Pakistan's Supreme Court disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from office on Friday over undeclared assets, plunging the nuclear-armed South Asian nation into political turmoil after a period of relative stability. Pakistan was left with no government leader after Friday's...