…that the biggest threat to Pakistan is not India but militants.
Amidst the growing noises in the US about assuaging Pakistani fears over Indian intentions, so that Pakistani military can focus on the pullulating insurgency in the tribal areas, Barack Obama puts it absolutely correctly.
… we also have to help make the case that the biggest threat to Pakistan right now is not India which has been their historical enemy, it is actually militants within their own borders. And if we can get them to refocus on that, then that is going to be critical to our success not just in stabilising Pakistan but also in finishing the job in Afghanistan.[PTI]
Now only if his deeds would match these words when he is in the White House!