Thursday, June 30, 2011
Pakistan asks US to vacate Shamsi Airbase
The Federal Defence Minister Chaudhry Ahmad Mukhtar has said that trust deficit between Pakistan and the United States has widened after the Abbottabad operation in wich Osama was killed on 2nd of May, the United States has withheld the payments of Coalition Support Fund (CSF) while Pakistan has asked Americans to vacate Shamsi airbase. In an interaction with media persons here on Wednesday, the Defence Minister said it was not only Pakistan which had not been taken into confidence by the United States before raid at the hideout but Bratian , the key ally has also not been informed.
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