No US president has taken office with as much knowledge of Pakistan as Joe Biden.
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"It was my responsibility to make sure our operations were as effective as possible," the former US president says.
"For a just, comprehensive and lasting peace, Pakistan will continue to support a two-state solution," the FO spokesman says.
Rules out recognition until there is justice for Palestinians.
"The US embassy does not endorse the posting or retweeting of political messages," it says.
The US knows that engagement with Pakistan is necessary.
The two have expressed the hope the new leadership will improve its role for peace in Afghanistan, help resolve the Kashmir issue.
"India is a threat to its neighbours, to China, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and to us," he says in an interview with a German magazine.
Editorial: US should be well aware of the complexities that are weaved into interstate dynamics in South Asia
Pakistan has followed a well-calibrated policy to maintain constructive relations with both China and the US.
"Important that partner countries take an objective view of the issues of peace and security in South Asia," says FO spokesman.
Extends greetings and best wishes on Independence Day.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he had a "productive call" with FM Shah Mahmood Qureshi.
THE geopolitical calculus in Pakistan’s immediate neighbourhood is clearly changing.
According to US National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children, nearly 800,000 children are reported missing each year.
FO spokesperson says report is "self-contradictory and selective" in characterising efforts to counter terrorism.
Khalilzad, Bajwa agree to work for mutually agreed goals.
The diplomat had repeated her criticism of CPEC, saying the US was concerned about the lack of transparency.
“Pakistan supports the position adopted by UN and OIC on the issue of Palestine," says FO spokesperson Aisha Farooqui.
She will be replaced by Tom Vajda, a veteran US diplomat on South Asia who was earlier consul general in Mumbai.
Special envoy Khalilzad, Gen Miller call on Gen Bajwa.
Says US' apprehensions over the acquittals are only "natural".
“We have alerted the International community several times about India’s aggressive designs,” says FO spokesperson.
Ghani is scheduled to take the oath of office on Thursday.
Says India has further complicated difficult issue of occupied Kashmir.
Says Trump "made it clear that Pakistan is a partner of peace in the war against terrorism".
Trump at India rally: US has a 'very good' relationship with Pakistan, hopes for reduced tension in region
Trump's speech touches upon Bollywood, cricket, military equipment and Modi's rise from a tea seller to PM.
Reminds US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Pakistan has "fulfilled all our promises" and ensured negotiations bore fruit.
The US president’s remarks are political, not policy statements.
Arrest of Hafiz Saeed, aide 'a step forward' for Pakistan in combating terror financing: Alice Wells
Saeed was declared a global terrorist by the US and UN over his alleged role in the Mumbai attacks.
State department seeks $3.5 million from Congress for resuming military education and training facility for Pakistan.