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'Biden in Islamabad for anti-terror talks'

world Updated: Jan 12, 2011 12:42 IST

US Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Islamabad in Wednesday for counterterrorism talks with Pakistan's top leaders and senior military officials, a US official said.

"While here, he will meet with President (Asif Ali) Zardari and Prime Minister (Yousuf Raza) Gilani to discuss the US-Pakistan bilateral relationship and how our two countries can work together towards peace and stability in the region," the official said.

"Vice President Biden will also meet with members of Pakistan's military leadership to discuss our shared efforts to fight terrorism and extremism."