U.S. plans to expand the partnership with Pakistan, including military cooperation
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BEIJING, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) U.S. President Barack Obama proposes to expand the strategic partnership with Pakistan, including for more with its military and economic cooperation, but he also bluntly, Pakistani militant groups to use government to achieve political purposes, “can not be sustained.”
According to Singapore, “Lianhe Zaobao,” reported that Obama wrote to Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari made the offer proposal, which also includes the United States to help ease tensions between Pakistan and India proposals.
U.S. president’s national security adviser when Jones messenger for Obama to Pakistan that the United States will increase in Afghanistan’s military and civilian forces, and no intention of early withdrawal from Afghanistan.
Obama is scheduled for 1 pm EDT at West Point, New York, announced his new strategy for the war in Afghanistan. Despite the public focus has been on the amount of U.S. troops, but Pakistan for several months, the core of the strategy review.
the conclusion of the review also believes that in Pakistan if it fails, the long-term impact will be even in Afghanistan. Participate in the review, a senior government official stressed that, if not the “relationship-oriented United States and Pakistan a new direction, you can not win in Afghanistan.”
Obama also called for closer co-operation to deal with all the radical organization, in which he mentioned the five organizations, namely the al-Qaeda, Afghan Taliban, Haqqani (Haqqani) network, Lashkar (Lashkar-e-Taiba) and the Pakistan Taliban (Tehrik-e-Taliban ).
Obama in the letter to use vague diplomatic language that the U.S. has been unable to ignore Pakistan and the relationship between these organizations is not clear up.
U.S. and foreign officials said Jones with the Pakistani government and military leaders, dialogue is clear that Pakistan must make changes to ensure the security of Afghanistan.
He warned that if Pakistan can not be done, the United States will be forced to use all means to completely destroy hiding in Pakistan, bordering Afghanistan’s western and southern regions of the militant groups.