Cheney Makes Surprise Visit to Pakistan

Vice President Dick Cheney arrived in Kabul, Afghanistan Monday for talks with President Hamid Karzai. The visit followed a meeting in Islamabad with Pakistani leader Gen. Pervez Musharraf. Neither trip was announced in advance.

Ahmed Rashid talks with Alex Chadwick about the visit and the U.S. relationship with Pakistan.



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