Last Updated: Tuesday, April 02, 2013, 00:08
Pakistan is in a state of institutional failure, even if it is not a failed state now, a former US ambassador to Islamabad said today, noting that the nation`s powerful army is in no mood to usurp power.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 25, 2012, 00:46
Crocker, who was long one of the top US diplomats and a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, was arrested August 14 in Washington state.
Last Updated: Friday, August 03, 2012, 11:19
The US Senate has confirmed career diplomat James Cunningham as Ambassador to Afghanistan, replacing Ryan Crocker.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 29, 2012, 19:17
Ryan Crocker speaks Arabic and has spent a lifetime immersed in the Arab world and Afghanistan.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 23, 2012, 10:20
Veteran US diplomat Ryan Crocker is leaving his post as ambassador to Afghanistan this summer.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 22, 2012, 16:10
The surprise news of Crocker`s departure came hours after the conclusion of the NATO summit in Chicago, where he was in attendance with Obama.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 03, 2012, 12:27
Ryan Crocker urged Pakistan to take action against safe havens and prevent cross-border attacks by the Taliban.
Last Updated: Monday, April 23, 2012, 12:30
The deaths make at least 25 international service members killed so far this month.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 19, 2012, 15:41
US Ambassador Ryan Crocker says Pakistan needs to do more to clamp down on the Haqqani network`s safe havens.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 31, 2012, 11:02
Ryan Crocker says if the West was to leave Afghanistan too early, the al Qaeda would be able to increase its presence.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 25, 2012, 12:07
The American frustration with insurgent sanctuaries in Pakistan has long been a source of tension in the brittle relations between the two countries.
Last Updated: Monday, December 12, 2011, 00:16
The envoy, Ryan Crocker said that if the Afghan govt wanted US troops to stay longer, the withdrawal could be slowed.
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