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The administration of U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to revoke Pakistan's non-NATO major ally status and withhold more of its aid package to compel the country to stop harboring militants in its borders. But the threats aren't working.
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On Geopolitics

In Afghanistan, the U.S. and Pakistan Fight a Conflict of Interests

Nov 21, 2017 | 08:00 GMT

Militancy isn't the only enemy in the war-torn South Asian country; Washington is also taking on the basic forces of geopolitics.

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The concept of a "Southeast Asia" stretching between India and China failed to gain widespread acceptance until World War II, and the region is still defined by its deep geographic and economic divisions.





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