FACTBOX-Key political risks to watch in Pakistan

News and Press Release
Originally published
View original

By Rebecca Conway

ISLAMABAD, Dec 8 (Reuters) - Relations between the United States and its ally Pakistan, already heavily battered, have been pushed to their lowest point in years by a NATO attack that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers on Nov. 26.

NATO aircraft struck two military border posts in northwest Pakistan, in the worst incident of its kind since Islamabad allied itself with Washington in 2001 in the war on militancy.

Read the full article on Reuters - AlertNet

Reuters - Thomson Reuters Foundation
For more humanitarian news and analysis, please visit