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US-Pakistan relationship : Soviet invasion of Afghanistan

Author: A Z Hilali
Publisher: Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2005.
Series: US foreign policy and conflict in the Islamic world series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Hilali provides a study into the US-Pakistan partnership under the Reagan administration. The book explores the causes of Pakistan's involvement in the Afghanistan war and the United States' support to prevent Soviet adventurism. It shows that Pakistan was the principal channel through which assistance was provided to Afghan freedom fighters; it also provided access to its military bases to use against the Soviet  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A Z Hilali
ISBN: 0754642208 9780754642206
OCLC Number: 58043212
Notes: Based on the author's thesis (Ph. D., University of Hull).
Description: xvi, 304 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
The geopolitics of US interests in South Asia --
Pakistan's security dilemma --
Motives behind the US-Pakistan relationship --
Pakistan's response to the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan --
The US response to the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan --
the Afghan crisis and its consequences for Pakistan --
Renewal of US-Pakistan partnership --
Conclusion.
Series Title: US foreign policy and conflict in the Islamic world series.
Other Titles: United States-Pakistan relationship
Responsibility: A.Z. Hilali.

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Explores the causes of Pakistan's involvement in the Afghanistan war and the United States' support to prevent Soviet adventurism. This book also evaluates the role of Pakistan as a key partner in  Read more...

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'This book is an essential contribution to the study of US-Pakistan relationships since the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. Hilali skilfully exposes the hidden, though immense, involvement of Read more...

 
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