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Jan 16, 2018
United Nations Security Council makes secret visit to Afghanistan in show of support for war-torn nationThe Security Council has concluded a secret fact-finding mission to Afghanistan in a show of support for the war-torn nation where it denounced the activities of terrorists there, the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) announced Monday
Jan 12, 2018
Turning tweets into policy: Donald Trump's surprise tweet on Pakistan blindsided US officials, sent them into 'a mad scramble'A surprise New Year’s Day tweet by Donald Trump in which he appeared to decree an end to US aid for Pakistan, sent US officials scrambling to suspend security assistance
Jan 05, 2018
Pyongyang accepts South's offer to talk on 9 January after Seoul and Washington agree to delay joint military exerciseNuclear-armed Pyongyang on Friday accepted the South's offer of talks next week, hours after Seoul and Washington agreed to defer joint military exercises
Jan 04, 2018
Donald Trump's 'absurd tweets' have incited disruption, says Iran in letter to UN chief Antonio GuterresIran told UN officials on Thursday that Donald Trump and Mike Pence incited Iranians to engage in disruptive acts via their numerous absurd tweets
Jan 03, 2018
Pakistan expresses 'deep disappointment' over Donald Trump's remarks, says statements were 'incomprehensible'Pakistan on Tuesday expressed "deep disappointment" over US President Donald Trump's scathing remarks against it.
Dec 22, 2017
Pakistan does not have safe havens for terrorists: UN envoy Maleeha Lodhi tells Security CouncilThere are no terrorist safe havens in Pakistan, a senior diplomat told the UN Security Council during a discussion on the security situation in Afghanistan.
Dec 10, 2017
Palestine snubs US over recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capital, President Mahmoud Abbas won't meet Mike PencePalestine's president Mahmoud Abbas will not meet US vice president Mike Pence during Pence’s visit to the region this month in a snub over the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital
Dec 07, 2017
UN Security Council to convene special meeting on Friday after Donald Trump declares Jerusalem as Israel's capitalUN Security Council has convened a meeting on Friday in wake of Donald Trump announcing his decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Nov 29, 2017
Australian prime minister slams N Korea for testing ICBM, says action 'illegal and dangerous'Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull condemned North Korea's latest intercontinental ballistic missile launch, describing the action as "illegal and dangerous" to global peace and stability. North Korea "successfully" test fired an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) which is capable of hitting anywhere in the United States.
Nov 27, 2017
Greece extends support for India's UNSC bid, inks pact for direct flight service between nationsIndia and Greece agreed to deepen bilateral cooperation in a range of key areas including trade, maritime security and energy and inked a pact for launching the first direct flight service between the two countries