Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving terrorist involved in the 2008 Mumbai attacks who has been hanged to death, received due process of law in a full and transparent trial, the US said Thursday.
The US has said that Pakistani politician Imran Khan is "welcome" in the country even though he was briefly held by immigration agents in Canada.
Supporting the rights of the people of India to protest peacefully over corruption, the United States has said that the country is a functioning and a strong democracy.
The United States continues to work with Islamabad towards restoration of the Pakistani land routes.
Pakistan had shut down crucial ground lines of communication in retaliation of the cross border NATO raid that killed 24 of its soldiers.
The US recently announced a reward of USD 10 million to anyone for information leading to Hafiz Saeed`s trial in a court of law.
The US State Department has said the country wants to engage Pakistan on the issue of counterterrorism in a cooperative spirit.
The US is hopeful of emerging out of the "very difficult period" of its relationship with Pakistan, a top official said.
The United States administration on Thursday clarified that its announcement of USD 10 million bounty on the head of Lashkar-e-Taiba founder Hafiz Saeed was aimed at his conviction in a court of law.
State Department spokesman Mark Toner said the US needs strong relations with India and China.
The US is looking into report that implicates a Venezuelan diplomat in an alleged Iranian plot to launch cyber attacks against US nuclear plants.
The US has asked Syrian president Assad to allow international monitors in the country and step down.
Even though the Haqqani network
is yet to be declared as a foreign terrorist organization, the US has slapped sanctions against several of its leaders, an Obama administration official.
The US has said the election of
the Russian President is an internal matter, but noted its
ties with Moscow are important for the two countries as well
as for the world.
The US is investigating into the
attack on an American Embassy annex in Kabul by a gunman that
killed two persons, including an American citizen, a senior US
official has said.
Pakistan is under tremendous pressure and threat from extremist elements in the country which is reflected in the series of terrorist attacks including the latest one on the nation`s naval facilities.
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