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NATO to keep broad presence in Afghanistan

BRUSSELS -UNS : NATO allies will maintain troops across Afghanistan, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Wednesday, as the United States considers whether to reduce its presence there. “With a regional presence, we will continue to advise, train and assist the Afghan national forces because …

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Modi’s Standing Ovation was Linked to Indian Role in Mullah Mansoors’ Assassination

Why India PM got Standing Ovation from US Law Makers did puzzled few in the world. However, many in the world kept wondering how come an academic lecture by Mr Modi got the US Congress to its feet a multiple times. He did not make …

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Ex-wife’s bombshell claim: Club shooter was gay

By Chris Perez and Joe Tacopino The ex-wife of Orlando mass killer Omar Mateen claimed Monday that she believed he was homosexual — as it was revealed that he frequented the gay nightclub where he staged the nation’s worst massacre in modern times. Sitora Yusufiy, …

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Afghan,Pak increase troop deployment across Torkham after deadly clashes

TORKHAM : The death of Pakistani army officer on Tuesday, after being shot by Afghan forces in a clash across Torkham border, is likely to ratchet up tension between the two neighbouring countries — who sources said were beefing up troop numbers on either side. …

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Mullah Fazlullah not in Afghanistan: Afghan govt

KABUL – UNS : Afghan government has denied presence of Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah in Afghanistan while maintaining it’s traditional intransigence has rejected to take action against Pakistani demand. According to the spokesperson of Afghan National Security Council Mullah Fazlullah and other Taliban leaders are …

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US used Pakistan in Afghanistan: Chairman Senate

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Chairman Senate Raza Rabbani said that Pakistan was used in the hands of United States in Afghanistan, while rulers put national security at stack for the sake of dollars. In response to Foreign Advisor’s statement during Senate session, Raza Rabbani said that …

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Angoor Adda not handed over to Afghanistan: FS

BY MONA KHAN ISLAMABAD: Angoor Adda not been handed over to Afghanistan,however, Pakistan’s army has constructed a gate for the Kabul government in the Afghan area as a gift.This was disclosed by Pakistan’s Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry on Monday. The foreign secretary was briefing …

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Obama brands Orlando attack an act of ‘terror’ and ‘hate’

WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama on Sunday expressed heartbreak at the “horrific massacre” of 50 late-night revelers in Orlando, branding it an act of terror and hate. “Although it’s still early in the investigation, we know enough to say that this was an act of …

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Florida gunman was ‘mentally ill’ with violent temper:ex-wife

FORT PIERCE: The gunman who killed 50 people at an Orlando, Florida, nightclub in the deadliest mass shooting in US history was emotionally and mentally disturbed with a violent temper, yet aspired to be a police officer, his ex-wife said on Sunday. Sitora Yusufiy, the …

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Al Qaeda Chief pledges allegiance to new Afghan Taliban head

CAIRO: Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, in an online audio message, pledged allegiance to the new head of the Afghan Taliban, who was appointed last month after his predecessor was killed in a US drone strike in Pakistan. Zawahiri became Al Qaeda’s leader after US …

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