US insists India’s role in Afghanistan confined to economic activities only – Daily Times

*Pakistan warns US its strategy of killing Taliban leaders and expecting them to join peace process at the same time won’t work


ISLAMABAD: When US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visited Islamabad last week, he tried to convince top Pakistani civilian and military leadership that his country’s quest for India’s role in Afghanistan was limited to economic activities only, an official who was part of the meeting told Daily Times.

The assurance came amid growing concerns in Pakistan about India’s growing involvement in Afghanistan. Even the Foreign Office insisted last week that “it has been proven that India is involved in perpetrating terrorism and terror financing in Pakistan and also nurturing TTP, JuA and their affiliates in Afghanistan against Pakistan.” “You are aware of the statements issued from…. Read More on Daily Times