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VOA Interview: UN Ambassador Nikki Haley: Full Transcript

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley spoke with VOA contributor Greta Van Susteren on Wednesday in New York.

VAN SUSTEREN: Ambassador, nice to see you.

HALEY: Thank you.

VAN SUSTEREN: Ambassador, I first want to talk about North …

Haley: US Afghanistan Strategy Is Working

UNITED NATIONS A senior U.S. official said Wednesday the Trump administration’s Afghanistan strategy is working.

They [the Afghan government] are starting to see the Taliban concede, they are starting to see them move towards coming to the table, said U.S. …

Afghan President Criticizes Pakistan’s Anti-Terror Islamic ‘Fatwa’

ISLAMABAD Afghan President Ashraf Ghani says he believes an anti-terrorism Islamic edict, or fatwa, issued by Pakistan, should have covered the entire Muslim world, including Ghani’s war-torn nation.

Ghani spoke Wednesday, a day after more than 1,800 Pakistani clerics unveiled …

OIC chief, Egypt’s Sisi discuss current regional issues

Jeddah (UNA-OIC) � Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi met here on Tuesday with Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen.

During the meeting, the two leaders discussed bilateral relations between Egypt and the …

Al-Othaimeen, Aboul-Gheit discuss cooperation between OIC, Arab League

Cairo (UNA-OIC) � Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen met Secretary General of the Arab League Ahmed Aboul-Gheit at the Arab League headquarters in Cairo on Tuesday.

The two leaders discussed the …

Sources: Taliban Leader Approved Islamabad Meeting on Afghanistan Peace Talks

ISLAMABAD A delegation approved by the Taliban’s supreme leader visited the Pakistani capital this week for exploratory talks on restarting peace negotiations to end Afghanistan’s 16-year war, two senior officials in the movement said.

It was unclear if any progress …

Afghan President Criticizes Pakistan’s Anti-Terror Islamic ‘Fatwa’

ISLAMABAD Afghan President Ashraf Ghani says he believes an anti-terrorism Islamic edict, or fatwa, issued by Pakistan, should have covered the entire Muslim world, including Ghani’s war-torn nation.

Ghani spoke Wednesday, a day after more than 1,800 Pakistani clerics unveiled …

Samsung launches new Galaxy A8/A8+ and Grand Prime Pro Smartphones

Lahore, January 16, 2018 (PPI-OT):The global leader in technology – Samsung has launched its highly advanced smartphones – Samsung Galaxy A8, Samsung Galaxy A8+, and the Grand Prime Pro-2018 in Pakistan. A glitzy launching ceremony was held at a local …