Obama Threatens to Halt Aid to Ally Pakistan
The Pakistani Daily Times reported that Barack Obama may halt aid to ally Pakistan:
LAHORE: The United States may halt military aid to Pakistan if the latter fails to safeguard US interests in the war on terror, US democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama said on Tuesday. According to Channel 5, Obama said that the aid given to Pakistan was not intended for its army to fight India, but instead to safeguard US interests in the region. He also said that the presence of militants in the Federally Administrated Tribal Areas was a threat to US interests, the channel reported.