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Trump’s Request for India’s Help in Afghanistan Rattles Pakistan
Aug 23, 2017| Courtesy by : nytimes.com
By SALMAN MASOOD
President Trump speaking Monday in Fort Myer, Va. His comments could open a turbulent new chapter in relations with Pakistan.CreditAl Drago for The New York Times
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — President Trump’s appeal for India’s help on Afghanistan set off alarm bells on Tuesday in Pakistan, where officials warned that the approach risked jolting a tumultuous relationship. They also expressed relief that Mr. Trump did not call for abrupt reductions in military aid to Pakistan, which the United States has long accused of going easy on militants.
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