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Author: Jacqueline Williams-Bridgers
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: congressional, testimony, efforts, interagency, pakistan, oversight, afghanistan
Number of Pages: 16
Published: 2010-01
ISBN-10: 1437921981
ISBN-13: 9781437921984

Afghanistan and Pakistan are two of the most urgent issues facing this Admin. and this Congress. In March 2009, the Pres. announced a strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan, with a goal of disrupting, dismantling, and defeating Al-Qaeda in Afghanistan; destroying its allies and safe havens in Pakistan; and preventing their return to Pakistan or Afghanistan. With additional U.S. resources and attention focusing on Afghanistan and Pakistan, there will be additional oversight to ensure the accountability of U.S. efforts. This testimony addresses: (1) oversight of U.S. efforts in Afghanistan and Pa

Author: C. Christine Fair
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: india, pakistan, cooperation, coalitions, counterterror
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 0833035592
ISBN-13: 9780833035592

The author examines U.S. strategic relations with India and Pakistan both historically and in the current context of the global war on terrorism and Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. Pakistan

Author: Touqir Hussain
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: terrorism, war, engagement, pakistan
Number of Pages: 16
Published: 2009-01
ISBN-10: 1437904254
ISBN-13: 9781437904253

While the war on terrorism may have provided the rationale for the latest U.S. engagement with Pakistan, the present relationship between the U.S. and Pakistan is at the crossroads of many other issues, such as Pakistanżs own reform efforts, Americażs evolving strategic relationship with South Asia, democracy in the Muslim world, and the dual problems of religious extremism and nuclear proliferation. This report examines the history and present state of U.S.-Pakistan relations, addresses the key challenges the two countries face, and concludes with specific policy recommendations for ensurin

Author: Gene L. Dodaro
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: key, issues, congressional, oversight, afghanistan, area, stabilizing, developing, pakistan, border, securing
Number of Pages: 61
Published: 2010-03
ISBN-10: 1437914098
ISBN-13: 9781437914092

Since 2002, destroying the terrorist threat and closing the terrorist safe haven along Pakistan's border with Afghanistan have been key national security goals. The U.S. has provided Pakistan with more than $12 billion for a variety of activities, in part to address these goals. About half of this amount has been to reimburse Pakistan for military-related support, including combat operations in and around the Federally Administered Tribal Areas. This report provides background info. on Pakistan; the status of U.S. gov¿t. efforts to develop a comprehensive plan; and info. on the goals, funding

Author: Of Pakistan Government of Pakistan
Publisher: Arc Manor LLC
Keywords: war, supplementary, report, pakistan, india, rahman, commission, inquiry, hamoodur
Number of Pages: 141
Published: 2007-09
ISBN-10: 1604500204
ISBN-13: 9781604500202

The Hamoodur Rahman Commission was officially reconstituted in 1974 to interview returning prisoners, particularly senior officers, and issue a supplementary report to their original landmark document. The supplementary report makes fascinating reading, based on the Commissions in-depth interviews with these senior officials and officers who were directly responsible for the conduct of Pakistani forces in East Pakistan. This supplementary report is also easier to read than the original document, being less technical and much shorter. However, it still manages to paint a vivid picture of the ci

Author: Charles Michael Johnson
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: funds, provided, pakistan, support, coalition, observations, oversight, preliminary
Number of Pages: 26
Published: 2008-10
ISBN-10: 1437905684
ISBN-13: 9781437905687

Al Qaeda and the Taliban have used Pakistanżs Federally Admin. Tribal Areas and the border region to attack Pakistani, Afghan, U.S. and coalition troops; plan and train for attacks against U.S. interests; destabilize Pakistan; and spread radical Islamist ideologies. Since 10/01, the U.S. has provided Pakistan with over $10 billion for mil., econ., and development activities in support of the U.S. nat. security goals of destroying terrorist threats and closing terrorist safe havens. A major component of this effort has been U.S. Coalition Support Funds (CSF) reimbursed to Pakistan. This report

Author: Pakistan Agricultural Research Council
Publisher: CIMMYT
Keywords: pakistan, development, research, maize
Number of Pages: 116
Published: 1989
ISBN-10: 9686127364
ISBN-13: 9789686127362
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