Pakistan to be removed as major non-NATO ally

Recently A bill has been introduced by US Republican Congressman Andy Biggs to terminate Pakistan’s designation as a major non-NATO ally.

The bill to remove Pakistan’s special status, which allows access to US defence supplies and participation in cooperative defence research and development programmes.
Currently, there are 17 Major non-NATO allies

Pakistan was given the designation as a major non-NATO ally during the Bush administration in 2004.