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Pompeo seeks faster progress with North Korea after rockets

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday that negotiations with North Korea were going too slowly after Pyongyang fired two more short-range projectiles. Pompeo...

Turkey launches ground offensive against Kurdish forces in Syria

Turkey launched a broad assault on Kurdish-controlled areas in northeastern Syria on Wednesday (Oct 9), with intensive bombardment paving the way for a ground...

US to Send Troops, Military Equipment to Saudi Arabia, UAE

The U.S. is sending additional military forces and air defense equipment to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, the Pentagon said Friday night. The...

At least 30 civilians killed in air strike near pine nut field in eastern...

At least 30 civilians were killed and 40 injured in an air strike conducted by the Afghan security forces, backed by US air support,...

‘They gave me electric shocks in a dark room’: Screams in the night in...

The soldiers came after midnight, Abid Khan says, his hands trembling, one of around two dozen young men in just one part of occupied...

US recalls Taliban negotiator, vows to keep troops in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON: The chief Taliban negotiator has been recalled to Washington and the US is not withdrawing its troops from Afghanistan, announced the Trump administration...

Lebanon’s Hezbollah says downs Israeli drone

Beirut: The Iran-backed Hezbollah movement said Monday it had downed and seized an Israeli drone as it flew across the Lebanese border, a week...

Pakistan rejects India’s efforts to portray ‘normalcy’ in occupied Kashmir

Pakistan "categorically rejected" on Sunday Indian government's attempts to "portray normalcy in India-occupied Jammu and Kashmir". A press release issued by the Foreign Office today...

UN experts urge India to end ‘collective punishment’ in Kashmir

A group of UN human rights experts on Thursday urged India to end the communications blackout imposed on Kashmir, warning it amounted to “collective...

Genocide Watch issues alerts for occupied Kashmir and India’s Assam state

Genocide Watch, a global organisation dedicated to the prevention of genocide, has issued two warning alerts for India — one for the occupied territory...