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Could carrot to Pakistan bite U.S.? Democrat: Aid could backfire if they feel they’re being bought

Courtesy: Chicago Tribune
By Julian E. Barnes, Washington Bureau
2 April 2009
WASHINGTON- A senior Democratic senator raised questions Wednesday about the Obama administration’s plans to prod the Pakistan government to take more aggressive action against extremists by increasing foreign aid to Islamabad.

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Kashmiri Americans Urge President Obama to Include Kashmir in Holbrooke’s Agenda

Washington, February 16, 2009. Prominent Kashmiri-American leaders and South Asian experts asked the Obama Administration at a seminar Sunday to put the Kashmir dispute resolution on the agenda of its special envoy Richard Holbrooke.
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