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The Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs, U.S. Department of State, "deals with U.S. foreign policy and U.S. relations with the countries of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan."


India-U.S. Relations reports traces the history of relations between India and the United States from 2001-2006. The most recent report is from April 2006 and the earliest one is from December 2001.


CRS reports are valuable sources of information on important issues concerning South Asia in general and individual countries in the region. These reports are written by specialists in the field and are used frequently by scholars in many disciplines. This particular report "reviews the recent incidence of terrorism in South Asia, concentrating on Pakistan and ...


The National Security Archive India-Pakistan electronic briefing book focuses on the nuclear issues of India and Pakistan beginning in 1950 until present.

The National Security Archive is "an independent non-governmental research institute and library located at The George Washington University, the Archive collects and publishes declassified documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act. ...


USAID: Afghanistan "demonstrates how American taxpayer dollars are being used to help Afghanistan and its people to build a peaceful, prosperous, and democratic state. It features projects that are improving the lives of the Afghan people. The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in Afghanistan implements these projects, and works with a team of outstanding local and international partners to help carry them ...


"The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is the principal U.S. government agency providing development assistance around the world. USAID is committed to improving living conditions, promoting a free and democratic life and helping in times of disasters. In Bangladesh, USAID makes a difference by improving the lives of the people of Bangladesh, and in particular, the poor. The Mission to Bangladesh is one ...


USAID in India discusses the various kinds of aid the government of United States provides to India. India has the potential to be a catalyst for economic growth and development in an unstable region. "As the world's largest democracy, it is also a key U.S. ally in the war on terrorism. More than 50 years of U.S. assistance have helped India make tremendous gains. Working with the government, the private sector and other donors, USAID lev ...


USAID: Pakistan - "Since 1951, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has provided nearly $7 billion to support Pakistan's development efforts. This assistance has strengthened the political, economic, and cultural ties between the two nations."

- Quoted from USAID Pakistan


USAID Sri Lanka - "In over 50 years of partnership with Sri Lanka, USAID has contributed more than $1.9 billion to the country's development, working in the areas of economic growth, agricultural development, environment and natural resources, health, education, democracy and governance, transition initiatives and humanitarian assistance."

- Quoted from USAID Sri Lanka