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US ready to hold direct talks with Taliban

Washington: The United States said on Monday that it was exploring “all avenues” to advance the Afghan peace process, but “it is doing so in close consultation” with the Afghan government. The New York Times reported earlier on Monday that the Trump administration had asked its diplomats to seek direct …

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US with people of Pakistan in weeding out terrorism from region: US State Department

Washington: US have strongly condemned bomb blasts in public meeting in connection with election campaign in Pakistan saying US are with people of Pakistan in weeding out terrorism from the region. US state department has denounced blasts in public gatherings pertaining to election campaign saying such blasts are a bid …

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Pakistan warns India against targeting its N-installations

Washington: Foreign Minister Khawaja Mohammad Asif on Thursday warned that if India launched a surgical strike on the country’s nuclear installations, nobody should expect restraint from Pakistan either. Khawaja Asif stated this in response to Indian Air Force chief B.S. Dhanoa’s Wednesday statement , in which he said that if …

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US administration appears to ‘speak India’s language’: Chaudhary Nisar

Islamabad: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar on Tuesday expressed concern over United States (US) President Donald Trump ‘speaking India’s language’, a day after Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Trump during an official trip to the US. Interior Minister while slamming the move of US State Department designating Hizbul Mujahideen leader …

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Designating supporters of Kashmiri struggle as terrorists is unjust: FO

Islamabad: The Foreign Office (FO) on Tuesday slammed the designation of supporters of the Kashmiri right to self-determination as terrorists, terming it ‘completely unjustified’. The FO statement comes a day after the United States (US) State Department designated Hizbul Mujahideen’s supreme commander Syed Salahuddin as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist …

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