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Afghanistan shooting will not change U.S. resolve in South Asia strategy: Pentagon

Added: 18.10.2018 18:16 | 0 views | 0 comments

A shooting in Afghanistan which killed one of the country's most powerful security officials will not change U.S. resolve in its South Asia strategy, the Pentagon said on Thursday.


Khalilzad holds direct talks with Afghan Taliban in Qatar

Added: 14.10.2018 4:35 | 14 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration held their second direct talks with the Afghan Taliban in Qatar this week as the US State Department underlined the desire to push forward the Afghan peace process. Zalmay Khalilzad, a top American diplomat appointed recently to find a way to end the Afghan war, led the US team at the talks with six Taliban representatives in Doha, Qatar, on Friday. Mr Khalilzad left Washington earlier this week on a mission to promote the Afghan peace process. Diplomatic sources in Washington said the talks in Doha were a part of his itinerary, which included visits to South Asia and the Middle East. He has already visited Islamabad, Kabul and Riyadh....

South Asian monsoon floods

Added: 02.09.2017 18:05 | 0 views | 0 comments

This summer's monsoon has brought catastrophic flooding to south Asia.



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