Tag: Counterterrorism

US report on Counterterrorism indicts Pakistan on several counts

Lalit Shastri The “Country Reports on Terrorism 2014” prepared by the Bureau of Counterterrorism and released by the US Department of State recently indicts Pakistan on several counts on the issue of counterterrorism cooperation. The chapter dealing with Pakistan in the Bureau of Counterterrorism Report underscores that Pakistan remains a critical counterterrorism partner that is

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Obama’s budget request for 2016: Critical investments in diplomacy and development

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC, Feb. 3: US President Obama released his Fiscal Year 2016 Budget requests that include critical investments in diplomacy and development to “secure peace and stability for the American people, strengthen the U.S. economy and global markets, and support U.S. citizens and diplomatic and development presence overseas. Two weeks ago, in his State

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