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Daily Archives: August 19, 2017

IS Atrocities Spike in North, East Afghanistan

Recent terror attacks claimed by the Islamic State militant group in Afghanistan indicate an increase in the atrocities it’s committing against civilians and a deliberate attempt to wreak havoc and spread fear among noncombatants in the country.

Since its emergence …

State Funeral Held For ‘Pakistan’s Mother Teresa’

Mourners attended a state funeral for Ruth Pfau, a German-born nun who earned international acclaim as Pakistan’s Mother Teresa after devoting her life to helping Pakistan eradicate leprosy.

Pfau, 87, died on August 10 at a hospital affiliated with her …

Trump Says Decisions Made on War in Afghanistan

U.S. President Donald Trump said Saturday that his administration has made decisions on how to deal with the 16-year war in Afghanistan.

One day after meeting at the Camp David presidential retreat with his national security team to consider strategic …

Top US General Visits Pakistan’s Waziristan Region

ISLAMABAD U.S. Central Command chief Gen. Joseph Votel has concluded two days of talks with civilian and military leaders in Pakistan, underscoring the need for the two countries to work together to ensure greater regional security ad stability.

Military cooperation, …

Trump Says Decisions Made on War in Afghanistan

U.S. President Donald Trump said Saturday that his administration has made decisions on how to deal with the 16-year war in Afghanistan.

One day after meeting at the Camp David presidential retreat with his national security team to consider strategic …

Trump Says ‘Decisions Made’ On Afghanistan

U.S. President Donald Trump says “many decisions” have been made during a meeting with his national security advisers, including on the 16-year-old war in Afghanistan.Trump tweeted on August 19 about the meeting the previous day at the presidential ret…