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Richard Boucher


Sep 03, 2002

Text of the State Department's comments on the Chinese regulations made at Washington DC on August 26, 2002:

'US Not To Declare Pakistan A Terrorist State'

Jul 17, 2002

Pakistan has been a very stalwart ally in the fight against terrorism. President Musharraf has announced some fairly bold measures within his own society to try to move Pakistan on a more moderate course, and our interest is in helping Pakistan move

'US Will Ensure Pak Carries Out Its Pledge'

'These kind of attacks are heinous and they prove that those who carry them out don't have the best interests of the Kashmiri people at heart, says the US State Department spokesman.

'There's A Significant Decline In The Level Of Infiltration'

Jul 12, 2002

The US State Department says it continues to look for the kind of actions that both India and Pakistan can take to make this peace process move forward.

'Revising Our Travel Warnings To India'

The official spokesman on the revised advisory for India and the reasons why the one on Pakistan remains still the same. Relevant excerpts.

24 June, 2002

'No Reason To Disbelieve Him'

The State Department steps in for damage control and says it's a commitment that's been made very clear, and that Musharraf stands by it.

12 June, 2002

'That's What We've Been Working For'

The US State Department says it is encouraged by the pullback of Indian naval forces from the north Arabian Sea.

11 June, 2002

'Both Sides Need To Continue Lowering Tensions'

The US State department says it is still concerned about the mobilisation of armies.

07 June, 2002

'Looking For Reciprocating Steps By India'

Did Armitage read the riot act to Musharraf? How would US ensure that infiltration would be stopped permanently?

07 June, 2002

'We Look To India To Take Reciprocal Steps'

The tension still remains and a marginal progress can be recorded. We are indeed working, Deputy Secretary Armitage is in there trying to make it better, says the State Department.

05 June, 2002

'Pakistani Actions Go Beyond Words'

But adds the state department: 'we are not prepared to say that we have seen the cessation that we are all looking for and that President Musharraf has promised.'

01 June, 2002

'We Urge American Citizens Currently In India To Depart'

'"Mediator" is a particularly defined role, not a general one. But in general terms, we're in there; we're working with them; we're trying to help make progress.' Press Briefing May 31.

30 May, 2002

'Statements Need To Be Linked To Concrete Action'

Relevant excerpts from the US State Department briefing -- Washington, DC, May 29, 2002

20 May, 2002

'Continue Dialogue Not Cut Off Channels'

Indo-Pak tensions figure predominantly in the daily press briefing.

24 January, 2002

Careful With The Words

The US state department plays it safe -- cautious, diplomatic and careful on the attack in Calcutta, sale of Phalcon radar by Israel

14 January, 2002

'We Think This Is A Very Important Speech'

Relevant excerpts from the press briefing by the US State Department, Jan 14.

12 January, 2002

'We Look Forward To Hearing What President Musharraf Has To Say'

Relevant excerpts from the daily press briefings by US State Department.

08 January, 2002

Hairsplitting Or Hypocrisy?

Relevant excerpts from the press briefings by the US Department of state, Dec 31, 2001 to Jan 8, 2001.

Photo Gallery

India's Pusarla V. Sindhu competes against Denmark's Line Christophersen during their women's singles Group A badminton match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.

AP Photo/Dita Alangkara

Doctors and others from the medical fraternity participate in a cycle rally to raise awareness on HIV and AIDS on World AIDS Day, in Prayagraj.

AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh

Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi speaks in the Lok Sabha during ongoing Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.


JKNC MP Hasnain Masoodi speaks in the Lok Sabha during ongoing Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.


India's Srikanth Kidambi competes against France' Toma Junior Popov during their men's doubles Group B badminton match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.


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