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Haqqani network pose greatest threat to troops in Afghanistan: US

Updated : Dec 03, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Haqqani network pose greatest threat to troops in Afghanistan: US

Pakistan-based Haqqani network continues to pose "greatest" threat to US troops in Afghanistan, a top US commander based in the war-torn country said here, underlining the terror outfit remains America's principal concern. #Pakistan #Taliban #Afghanistan #Haqqani network #US troops #All-Russia Athletics Federation #General Bajwa
Plans for joint patrols, naval exercises in South China Sea put on hold: Philippines tells US

Updated : Oct 07, 2016

By : AP

Category : World

Plans for joint patrols, naval exercises in South China Sea put on hold: Philippines tells US

The Philippine defense chief said Friday that he told the US military that plans for joint patrols and naval exercises in the disputed South China Sea have been put on hold, the first concrete break in defense cooperation after months of increasingly strident comments by the country's new president. #NewsTracker #South China Sea #US military #Philippine #US troops #Rodrigo Duterte #Delfin Lorenzana
Cat and mouse game goes on: Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi may still be alive

Updated : Jun 15, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : World

Cat and mouse game goes on: Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi may still be alive

On Monday, reports emerged that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has allegedly been killed in an air raid in Syria by the US-led coalition. #United States #Terrorism #ConnectTheDots #US troops #US air strikes #islamic-state #US-led coalition
North Korea's media praises 'wise' Donald Trump for comments on withdrawing US troops

Updated : Jun 01, 2016

By : AP

Category : World

North Korea's media praises 'wise' Donald Trump for comments on withdrawing US troops

The presumptive US Republican Presidential Donand Trump nominee has been getting good press this week in North Korea's carefully controlled media #Donald Trump #NewsTracker #North Korea #Foreign policy #Kim Jong-un #US troops
Meet Haibatullah Akhundzada: All you need to know about the new Taliban chief

Updated : May 26, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : World

Meet Haibatullah Akhundzada: All you need to know about the new Taliban chief

Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada was appointed as the new Taliban chief after Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a US drone strike last week #Al-Qaeda #Taliban #Afghanistan #ConnectTheDots #peace process #US troops #Taliban chief #islamic-state #Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada
US, Afghan forces rescue, Ali Haider, son of ex-Pakistan PM Gilani

Updated : May 10, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

US, Afghan forces rescue, Ali Haider, son of ex-Pakistan PM Gilani

The son of Pakistan's ex-prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani was on Tuesday rescued from the clutches of Taliban in a joint operation by the US and Afghan forces in Afghanistan, three years after he was abducted from his hometown in Pakistan's Punjab province. #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Yousuf Raza Gilani #Bilawal Bhutto #US troops #Afghan troops #Pakistan People Party
N Korea threatens nuclear strikes as South Korea and US ramp up military drills

Updated : Mar 07, 2016

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

N Korea threatens nuclear strikes as South Korea and US ramp up military drills

North Korea threatened pre-emptive and 'indiscriminate' nuclear strikes against South Korea and the United States on Monday, as the two allies kicked off their annual, large-scale military exercises. #NewsTracker #UN #South Korea #North Korea #Kim Jong-un #US troops #Key Resolve #National Defence Commission #Korean People's Army #nuclear attack #military counter-offensive #nuclear strikes #Foal Eagle
US and NATO committed to train Afghan forces to fight extremists: White House

Updated : Feb 03, 2016

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

US and NATO committed to train Afghan forces to fight extremists: White House

The recent terror attacks in Afghanistan shows the significant security challenges in the war-torn country, the White House has said stressing that US and NATO troops are committed to train Afghan forces to fight the extremists. #White House #US #Afghanistan #Nato #US troops #Kunduz
Philippines welcomes more US forces to counter China

Updated : Jan 12, 2016

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

Philippines welcomes more US forces to counter China

The 10-year agreement, signed in 2014 but not implemented due to legal challenges, will see more US troops and warships rotate through the Philippines. #China #US #NewsTracker #Philippines #soldiers #agreement #US troops
Afghanistan welcomes Barack Obama's decision to keep US troops in the country past 2016

Updated : Oct 16, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

Afghanistan welcomes Barack Obama's decision to keep US troops in the country past 2016

Afghanistan welcomed the US decision to keep thousands of troops in Afghanistan past 2016, vowing to respond to a resurgent Taliban "with full force" even as the rebels promised to wage jihad until the last American soldier leaves. #Barack Obama #Terrorism #US #Al-Qaeda #Taliban #Jihad #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #Nato #Kabul #military #Doctors Without Borders #US troops #Jens Stoltenberg #Kunduz #Ashraf Ghani #Zabiullah Mujahid