Daily Archives: October 4, 2018

President Trump’s National Strategy for Counterterrorism

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 comprehensive and coordinated …


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, Pompeo met with the …

India, Russia Expected to Seal Arms Deal During Putin Visit

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 …

First ever Burn & Trauma Center set to start functioning in Peshawar

In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, the first ever Burn and Trauma Center will start functioning in Peshawar by the end of this month.

A spokesman of Provincial Government told our Peshawar correspondent that the center is spreading over twenty kanal land.

It …

US General Says Afghan Battlefield Losses Are Rising

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. Central Command, …

Record of Press Briefing by Spokesperson on Thursday, 4 October 2018

[This is a rush transcript. This copy may not be in its final form and may be updated]


The last two weeks have been very busy and active on the foreign policy front.

Prime Minister, Imran Khan called the …