General asad durrani, the former head of the isi, pakistan's notorious spy agency, on its role in the war on terror they deluded themselves in believing that they were allies actually, they. Terrorist groups supported by factions within pakistan's government openly collect funds as charitable donations from us citizens won the war on terror khan was sentenced to death in. The international community must appreciate pakistan`s role in the war against terror, said the ministry and added that it is wrong to associate terrorism with few countries. Pakistan is being treated so unequally while we are the ones who are in the lead role fighting the global war on terror, said pervez musharraf, interviewed by cnn's wolf blitzer for the. The war against terrorism simply means that there are two parties to the conflict first party is the moderate afghan culture and their supporters in international community and the second party is composed of the religious extremists - the taliban.
By rizwan zeb (05/01/2013 issue of the caci analyst) while pakistan continues to be a frontline state in the global war on terror, it is simultaneously fighting domestic terrorism in a war that will seemingly continue well beyond 2014. Pakistan's relationship to the war on terror has been highly ambivalent on the one hand, pakistan played a key role in facilitating the us-led intervention in afghanistan from shortly after 9/11 up to the present. Since the death of osama bin laden, yemen has become the hottest front in the war against al qaeda now, with headlines about a terrorist plot to bomb a us-bound airliner, award-winning reporter. The war on terror cost more than $21 trillion here are details on what was spent each year, what happened, and its effect.
Pakistan's role in the war on terror is a widely discussed topic among policy-makers of various countries, political analysts and international delegates around the. We want the international community to stop funding pakistan under the name of the war on terror and to stop supporting terrorists in the region, said habiba ashna, one of the organizers. Pakistan's police force is no different but in a religious and conservative country where women are often relegated to the role of homemakers, a few are joining the police force and not just any. Pakistan's leadership is expected to argue in meetings with us officials that it can still play a central role in ending the war in pakistan, but this can only happen if it stops backing and.
The main immediate threat of terrorism has it's roots back from the afghan civil war after the 9/11 tragedy when usa intervened joining the ongoing civil war in afghanistan, many taliban, al-qaeda and other groups crossed the border into pakistan disguised as refuges among the 35 million other afghans refuges that were migrating into pakistan to escape from the fighting. Pakistan has put itself into the hands of such hypocrites who for their own interests can make any deal to save the current power structure the incessant insurgency in afghanistan, mounting. In order to assess the role of pakistan in this decade-long war, this paper describes how these policy changes led to tectonic shifts in pakistan's mode of countering terrorism about the author chirasree mukherjee is a mphil candidate in foreign policy at institute of foreign policy studies.
Ties with the us cooled in january when president donald trump accused pakistan of lies and duplicity in the war on terror, suspending military assistance worth hundreds of millions of dollars. You just clipped your first slide clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later now customize the name of a clipboard to store your clips. In a speech following the july 25 elections that propelled khan to power, khan said pakistan would not participate in the us war on terror, saying it was not pakistan's role to fight, instead.
In the five years since sept 11, 2001, pakistan has become simultaneously america's most important ally in the global war on terror and the greatest obstacle to. So pakistan has unusually strong leverage on both sides of the war this winter, pakistani police for the first time began arresting senior afghan taliban leaders, but the campaign was not. War on terrorism: impact on pakistan's economy rehana saeed hashmi abstract in analyzing the government of pakistan's policies towards usa in the war against terrorism, this article focuses on.