Kerry in Pakistan Seeking Fresh Start With a New Leader

Husain Haqqani, College of Arts & Sciences

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Pakistan today seeking improved relations with a nuclear-armed state crucial to the Obama administration’s plans to withdraw troops from neighboring Afghanistan…

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“Most Pakistani leaders still see their national interest in terms of competition with India and resolving the Kashmir dispute. The jailbreak, the attack on the police station — these should be top reasons for concern. But fighting terrorism is somehow not Pakistan’s priority.”

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