US says it continues to support Afghanistan’s war on terror, also ‘expects’ Pakistan to act against terrorists – Firstpost

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Washington: The US has made it clear that it expects Islamabad to take action against terrorists in sanctuaries inside Pakistan, a top American diplomat has said.

Deputy secretary of state John J Sullivan, who recently returned from a visit to Afghanistan, said the US also expects Pakistan to contribute to a lasting and enduring peace in the region.

“That was certainly part of my conversations with the Afghan leadership,” Sullivan said in a briefing with reporters on his return. “We have made clear to the Pakistani… Read More on Firstpost