Saturday, 11 April 2009
Pakistan displays defiance in Washington
By Anwar Iqbal
Friday, 10 Apr, 2009 | 11:01 PM PST |
WASHINGTON: Pakistan’s new found defiance against the United States was on full display in Washington on Thursday evening when Ambassador Husain Haqqani urged Americans not to attach ‘intrusive’ conditions to the aid they offer.
‘Once again there’s talk of fixing Afghanistan and Pakistan. Please do not fix us,’ said the ambassador in a joint appearance with his Afghan counterpart at a Washington think-tank, the Atlantic Council.
‘The world is not a problem for America to fix. The world is a place for the Americans to understand.’
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