Pakistan's government should negotiate with the country's Taliban militants to ease the relentless security crisis in the nuclear-armed, U.S.-allied nation, the top opposition leader said.http://www.azcentral.com/news/articles/2010/07/04/20100704PakistanTaliban0704.html
After most of a decade fighting the Taliban in Afghanistan and Pakistan . . . the Taliban is on the verge of joining coalition government's in both countries, with U.S. acquiescence.