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By James A. Lyons Jr.
The president has shifted alliance from friend to enemy
Topic - Foreign And Commonwealth Office
U.S.-Pakistani relations, already strained over the U.S. raid that killed Osama bin Laden, turned uglier last week when airport officials in the capital Islamabad tried to impose travel checks on U.S. Ambassador Cameron Munter.
LONDON — Britain asked the United States yesterday to free five British residents from the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba — a policy reversal that suggests new Prime Minister Gordon Brown is pursuing a tougher line with the United States than his predecessor had.
LONDON (AP) — Britain called today for the Bush administration to release five British residents held at Guantanamo Bay — a policy reversal that suggests new Prime Minister Gordon Brown is pursuing a tougher line with the United States than his predecessor.