Regions / Pakistan
The CIA's drone war in Pakistan is setting precedents that will one day come back to haunt America.
Another round of flooding in Pakistan offers the United States an opportunity to build goodwill in a strained relationship.
Terrorism is not a statistic for the Pakistanis.
Pakistan plans to train over 8,000 personnel to augment its nuclear-security forces: extremist Islamists need not apply.
The United States may mount attacks on Pakistani soil, but the Pakistani military actually invades Afghanistan.
The Pakistani city is central to U.S. war efforts, so the recent violence there deeply worries Washington.
The C.I.A. may have obtained information on a key militant's whereabouts from the I.S.I.'s interrogation of Syed Saleem Shahzad.
36,000 Pakistanis have died violent deaths since 2003. Russ Wellen at the Foreign Policy in Focus blog Focal Points.
If there are general rules of war, certainly one of them is: "Do not fight in places that the Rand McNally three-dimensional map puts lots of bumps."
Will U.S. miscalculations drive these two occasional adversaries closer together?