Declining Drone Strikes Give Cover To Pakistan's Peace Talks

Feb 8, 2014
Originally published on February 8, 2014 7:05 am

Talks are underway between representatives of the Taliban and Pakistan's government. Meanwhile, the U.S. appears to have slowed the pace of drone attacks on Pakistan, which may be intended to allow Islamabad to pursue these peace talks. NPR's Scott Simon talks to Shuja Nawaz, the director of the South Asia Center at the Atlantic Council.