"I’ll see Prime Minister Modi and I will — we’ll — be meeting with (prime ministers of) India and Pakistan," says Trump.
Pak US Ties
Pak US Ties
Dr Faisal says both ministers "expressed solidarity with Pakistan and support for the Kashmir cause".
Mufti Noor Wali Mehsud was named chief of TTP in June 2018 following the death of Mullah Fazlullah.
"I'm willing to help them if they want, they know that is out there," says Trump referring to India and Pakistan.
Meeting also reviews geo-strategic environment.
Pentagon official reminds Islamabad that once close relationship with Washington can be rebuilt.
Former US secretary of defence James Mattis says both sides should have modest expectations from each other.
US congressional report notes that Pakistan's army chief is a non-political professional.
"I think, we are helping (resolve the tense) situation" between India and Pakistan, says Trump.
"So, what happened: I cut back $1.3 billion. We have a better relationship now," says Trump.
In his Independence Day message, Secretary Pompeo also mentions "the enormous potential" of expanding bilateral trade.
US Republican Senator Lindsey Graham speaks with Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on the "growing crisis".
Tensions heightened in April last year when a US diplomat ran a red light, killing a motorcyclist.
A US delegation visiting Islamabad for an independent assessment meets the PM’s aide on finance.
Sources say if the Doha talks lead to an agreement between the US and Taliban, Trump may visit Islamabad.
“Zalmay Khalilzad appreciated Pakistan’s wholehearted support to the process of peace."
New Delhi keeps turning a blind eye to the appalling human rights situation in the held valley.
PM happy with Washington visit, acknowledges Trump’s vision on regional peace
State Department stresses need for Islamabad to fulfil its obligations to FATF.
For Pakistan, the biggest fear is that there might be a repeat of 1990 all over again.
Official document points out that Pakistan, US traded $6.6b worth of goods last year, setting a new record.
India may feel that mediation doesn’t suit its self-cultivated image as a regional power, but it has benefited from it.
Any increase in exports will remain marginal until firms move out of their comfort zones and improve their operations.
It will be a test case for the premier and military leadership to fulfil the international community’s expectations.
US President Donald Trump's daughter shows interest in working on women's empowerment in the country.
The announcement follows Prime Minister Imran Khan’s visit to Washington earlier this week.
“We support the international community in playing a constructive role for improving Pakistan-India relations."
State Department spokesperson says White House meeting gave Trump, Pompeo chance to meet and build rapport with Imran.
Says New Delhi "will have to take a mature approach" to resolve Kashmir dispute.
Both were flying solo, relying on their own charisma rather than the briefing papers.