Failure in Chicago: No U.S.-Pakistan Deal on NATO Supply Lines Available at http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/16/world/asia/nato-invites-pakistan-to-meeting-with-an-eye-toward-afghanistan.html?_r=1  Ibid.  Adam Entonus, Siobhan Gorman and Julian E. Barnes, “U.S. agonizes over apology to Pakistan,” Wall Street ... 05/21/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
US-Pakistan ties plumb to a new low at Nato meet as Obama refuses to meet Zardari The combination of no apology and no meeting, Nasr said, will send a powerfully humiliating message back to Pakistan. According to the daily, the failure to strike a deal on the supply routes ahead of the summit injects new tension in the relationship. 05/21/2012 - 6:34 am | View Link
U.S. and Pakistan Say Deal to Open NATO Supply Lines Is Imminent after NATO extended an invitation for Pakistan to attend the summit meeting in Chicago this weekend. Relations with the United States have remained deeply strained after an American airstrike on the Pakistani side of the border killed 24 ... 05/15/2012 - 5:35 pm | View Link
NATO invites Pakistan to summit in Chicago NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen phoned President Asif Ali Zardari on Tuesday afternoon to invite him to the meeting, according to a statement from the Pakistan government and NATO. "This meeting will underline the strong commitment ... 05/15/2012 - 7:53 am | View Link
NATO invites Pakistan to Chicago summit on Afghanistan John Allen, who oversees all U.S. and NATO troops in Afghanistan, and his Afghan counterpart were in Pakistan for discussions that included talks about the border situation. “The whole meeting will underline the strong commitment of the international ... 05/15/2012 - 7:07 am | View Link
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