Many top officials in Pakistan worry that such a security agreement would allow Afghanistan to seek U.S. help for military
Also in attendance Tuesday were Minister for the Interior Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, Sharif's national security and foreign
And that is where the problem arises. When negative images of your country become part of a global popular culture, subconsciously guilt becomes a part of the national conscience.
As President Obama approaches the daunting challenges of his second term, it is imperative that he also devote the authority and resources of his administration to restoring the Rule of Law.
And here is a word cloud of the 2009 speech: In Thursday's speech, the president referenced democracy more than twice as
Similarly, Tuesday's report notes that beyond this target date, the "United States will continue to support Afghanistan's
But then he added that the election "requires me to make some midcourse corrections and adjustments. And how those play themselves
In the context of rumors about an impending military coup in Pakistan, Obama's unannounced meeting with the Pakistani delegation emphasizing American support for the present civilian government might be a game-changer.
************************* CORRECTION: This story originally identified Pearce as a current congressman. Pearce previously
President Obama dispatched his national security adviser, retired Marine Gen. James L. Jones, and CIA Director Leon Panetta
Though the White House had been shooting for the president to make an announcement about his new strategy in Afghanistan