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Crocker: Pakistan’s Absence from Afghan Conference Would be ‘Unfortunate’

Posted December 3rd, 2011 at 9:25 pm (UTC-5)
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The U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan, Ryan Crocker, says Pakistan’s absence from the upcoming international conference on Afghanistan would be “unfortunate,” but will not derail Afghan progress or change the outcome of the gathering. In an interview with VOA Saturday, Crocker said it will be Pakistan’s loss if it boycotts the talks on Afghanistan’s future, scheduled […]

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Crocker: Pakistan’s Absence from Afghan Conference Would be ‘Unfortunate’

Posted December 3rd, 2011 at 6:10 pm (UTC-5)
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The U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan, Ryan Crocker, says Pakistan’s absence from the upcoming international conference on Afghanistan would be “unfortunate,” but will not derail Afghan progress or change the outcome of the gathering. In an interview with VOA Saturday, Crocker said it will be Pakistan’s loss if it boycotts the talks on Afghanistan’s future, scheduled […]

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New U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan is Veteran Trouble Shooter

Posted June 8th, 2011 at 10:55 am (UTC-5)
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President Obama’s choice to become the next U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan, Ryan Crocker, is a career diplomat with extensive experience across the Middle East. He has served as a U.S. ambassador five previous times, starting in Lebanon in the early 1990s. After that, he became the U.S. ambassador to Kuwait, followed by Syria and Pakistan, […]

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