Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory: Pakistani students burn images of US President Donald Trump during a protest against aid cuts in Islamabad on January 5, 2018. The United States added bite to its increasingly public spat with Pakistan over militant safe havens December 4, suspending hundreds of millions of dollars in security assistance. President Donald Trump's administration has expressed deep frustration at its South Asian ally's failure to crack down on the Afghan Taliban and Haqqani group bases.