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May 27, 2017
South China Sea dispute: Chinese fighters intercept US plane over disputed waters, Pentagon 'concerned'The Pentagon said it was concerned by an "unsafe and unprofessional" encounter between two Chinese fighters and a US plane over the South China Sea.
May 26, 2017
US-led airstrikes allegedly kill 35 civilians in Islamic State-held east SyriaUS-led coalition air strikes killed at least 35 civilians in an eastern Syrian town held by the Islamic State (IS) group, a monitor said on Thursday.
May 25, 2017
US administration proposes $800 million coalition support for PakistanThe Trump administration has proposed to give Pakistan $800 million as reimbursement for its military and logistical support in counter-terrorism operations in the next fiscal, a defence department official has said.
May 24, 2017
US administration proposes $190 million cut in aid to PakistanThe Trump administration has proposed $344 million in financial assistance to Pakistan including $100 million in foreign military funding, a massive $190 million reduction in grant as compared to the 2016 fiscal.
May 19, 2017
United States 'not increasing' role in Syrian civil war: James MattisPentagon chief Jim Mattis stressed on Friday that the United States is not getting more involved in Syria's civil war.
May 17, 2017
WikiLeaks whistleblower Chelsea Manning set to be released after seven years in prisonChelsea Manning, the transgender army private jailed for one of the largest leaks of classified documents in US history, is set to walk out of a military prison after seven years behind bars.
May 14, 2017
North Korea test fires another missile, days after South Korea pledges dialogue with PyongyangThe authoritarian North Korean regime has carried out yet another missile test, the Pentagon has said.
May 13, 2017
US raps Pakistan on terror: Here's why Trump administration's words carry little meaning for IndiaIn its first assessment of the security situation in south Asia, the Trump administration has bluntly held Pakistan responsible for destabilising the region.
May 09, 2017
Abdul Hasib killed by US forces: All you need to know about slain head of Islamic State in AfghanistanAbdul Hasib, the head of Islamic State in Afghanistan, was killed in an operation on 27 April conducted jointly by Afghan and US Special Forces in the eastern province of Nangarhar, US and Afghan officials have said
May 03, 2017
Islamic State claims responsibility for suicide attack on Nato Convoy in KabulA powerful blast targeting an armoured Nato convoy in Kabul killed at least eight people and wounded 28 today, including three coalition members, officials said in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group.