Pakistan, A key to Afghan success: Gen. Dunford briefs to congress meeting

2014-03-13 06:16:10 | Al Muslim News
Pakistan, A key to Afghan success: Gen. Dunford briefs to congress meeting


US top commander in Kabul Gen. Joseph Dunford has said that without cooperation of Pakistan the US cannot envision success in Afghanistan. “I find and without an effective relationship between Afghanistan and Pakistan,” During a Congressional briefing Gen. Dunford told lawmakers that without cooperation of Pakistan it is difficult to envision success in the region. US top commander told lawmakers that since August the heads of state have met four times, which is very positive. “That hasn’t happened in quite some time. With (Pakistan) Prime Minister (Nawaz) Sharif has come up with new resolve to improve the relationship between Afghanistan and Pakistan,” he said. Gen. Dunford also said that Washington has kept eyeing on the peace talks between the government and the Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan..

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