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Panetta: U.S. losing patience with Pakistan

Kabul : Afghanistan | Jun 07, 2012 at 3:10 AM PDT
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KABUL (Reuters) - Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said on Thursday the United States was reaching the limits of its patience with Pakistan because of the safe havens the country offered to insurgents in neighboring Afghanistan. It was some of the strongest language used by a U.S. official to describe the strained ties between Washington and Islamabad. Panetta was speaking in the Afghan capital, where he arrived for talks with military leaders amid rising violence in the war against the Taliban and a spate of deadly incidents, including a NATO air strike said to have killed 18 villagers. ...

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U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, speaks during a news conference  in Kabul
U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, speaks during a news conference in Kabul
ayeshaharoon is based in Rāwalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan, and is a Stringer on Allvoices.
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