Day: October 4, 2018

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President Trump’s National Strategy for Counterterrorism

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Today’s terrorist threats are more complex, fluid, and fast-moving than ever. Terrorist groups and networks such as al-Qaida, ISIS, and Iranian-supported terrorists continue to target us, our allies, and partners. We must combat these threats through a…

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POMPEO MEETS WITH PAKISTANI FM ON TIES

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U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, met with his Pakistani counterpart, Shah Mahmood Qureshi, to discuss bilateral ties, the State Department said here, on Wednesday.According to a statement by the State Department spokesperson, Heather Nauert, Pompe…

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India, Russia Expected to Seal Arms Deal During Putin Visit

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As Russian President Vladimir Putin visits India, the most high profile item on the agenda will be a deal for New Delhi to buy a multi-billion-dollar air defense system and other weaponry. If concluded, the deal will be in violation of American sanctio…

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US General Says Afghan Battlefield Losses Are Rising

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Afghan military and police forces had higher numbers of battlefield casualties in a “difficult and bloody summer” of fighting the Taliban insurgency, the American general overseeing the war said Thursday.Army Gen. Joseph Votel, the commander of U.S. C…