‘US military surge destabilizes Pakistan’

Press TV – Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi says the US’ move to send 21,000 extra troops to war-ravaged Afghanistan could have serious implications for Pakistan. “Pakistan has talked through political and military ways at all levels to the stakeholders that transferring the problem from Afghanistan to Pakistan will not help resolve the issue,” Qureshi said at a news conference with his Turkish counterpart in Islamabad on Tuesday. The Islamabad government is worried that the US President Barack Obama’s move to boost its military presence in Afghanistan could further destabilize Pakistan by pushing more militants across the border Read Article