Ahead of visit, top US official calls for Pakistan action on militants ‘without distinction’

A top US official called on Friday for Pakistan to take action against all extremist groups ahead of a visit to Islamabad, which has sought reconciliation with militants both at home and in Afghanistan. Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman will meet with Pakistani officials during her October 7-8 visit. “We seek a strong partnership with Pakistan on counterterrorism and we expect sustained action against … Continue reading Ahead of visit, top US official calls for Pakistan action on militants ‘without distinction’