US seeks assurance of security for interests in Iraq amid wrangle with Iran

Iraq has promised to guarantee the safety of United States interests from Iran, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday as he paid...

Clashes rage in Libya despite UN truce call

Tripoli: Fighting raged south of Libya's capital Sunday despite a UN call for a two-hour ceasefire, as forces of strongman Khalifa Haftar and the...
F-16s from the Pakistan Air Force fly near a KC-135 after refueling

Pakistan releases more ‘proof’ contradicting Indian claim of shooting down F-16

Hours after Foreign Policy published a report on US officials contradicting the Indian claim of shooting down a Pakistan Air Force F-16 jet on...

Trump ends requirement that CIA report drone strike casualties

US President Donald Trump revoked a policy Wednesday that required the Central Intelligence Agency to account for civilian deaths from drone strikes. The move reversed...

US could withdraw troops from Afghanistan within five years: NYT

Kabul: US forces could leave Afghanistan within five years under a Pentagon plan being offered as part of a potential deal with the Taliban...

‘Do not escalate this further’: PM Khan warns India during joint session of Parliament

A joint session of Parliament was held on Thursday to discuss rising tension with India in the wake of the Pulwama attack and subsequent...

Pakistan Strikes Back at India

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Air Force undertook strikes across Line of Control from within Pakistani airspace. This was not a retaliation to continued Indian belligerence. Pakistan...

2 Indian aircraft violating Pakistani airspace shot down; pilot arrested

Pakistan Air Force (PAF) on Wednesday — a day after India violated the Line of Control (LoC) — undertook strikes across the LoC from...

White House sought military strike against Iran

The White House demanded that the military draft plans for strikes on Iran after attacks in Iraq last year, sparking concern at the Pentagon...

US urges Bosnia to stay on NATO path

A senior US diplomat on Monday urged Bosnia to stay on the path to join NATO, a process one of its three newly-elected presidents...