NATO endorses plan for a mid-2013 handover in Afghanistan

NATO on Monday endorsed plans to hand over to Afghan forces the complete responsibility of security in the war-torn country by 2013.

US doesn`t expect deal on NATO route during summit

Ben Rhodes has said the US does not expect an agreement to be reached on the reopening of NATO supply routes.

Chicago summit to lay out Afghan road map: NATO

Rasmussen said that over next two days the participants will take stock of the progress they are making in Afghanistan.

NATO invites Zardari to Chicago Summit

NATO on Tuesday invited Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari to its crucial upcoming Chicago summit.

Pak`s presence at NATO summit important: US

US said that NATO countries have decided on Pak`s participation at Chicago Summit hoping that Islamabad would be able to reopen supply routes by then.

Pakistan`s ties with US and NATO reviewed

Pakistan`s top civil and military leadership held a crucial meeting and discussed the country`s troubled relations with US.

‘Pakistan may miss all future NATO events`

Anders Fogh Rasmussen said 2014 would mark the end of NATO’s combat role, but not the end of its engagement with Afghanistan.

Pak desperate to attend Chicago summit

Despite a hint from NATO Secretary General, Islamabad still expects to participate in the historic gathering to discuss the Afghan endgame.