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India, US hold foreign office consultations, reaffirm commitment towards 'peaceful and prosperous' Indo-Pacific
India

India, US hold foreign office consultations, reaffirm commitment towards 'peaceful and prosperous' Indo-Pacific

The officials from the US and India agreed to further strengthen the bilateral health partnership, including on pharmaceuticals and vaccine development

India, US tell Pakistan to 'meaningfully address' global concerns on cross-border terrorism
World

India, US tell Pakistan to 'meaningfully address' global concerns on cross-border terrorism

India and the United States on Tuesday called for Pakistan to address global concerns regarding terrorism, including that emanating from across the border.

US backs India's bid for permanent UNSC seat, says both countries are 'global partners'
India

US backs India's bid for permanent UNSC seat, says both countries are 'global partners'

Donald Trump administration has reiterated its support for India's bid for a permanent seat in a reformed UN Security Council.

Pakistan summons US ambassador David Hale over Donald Trump's tweet threatening aid cut
World

Pakistan summons US ambassador David Hale over Donald Trump's tweet threatening aid cut

Pakistan has summoned the US ambassador, an embassy spokesman said, in a rare public rebuke after Donald Trump lashed out at Islamabad with threats to cut aid over "lies" about militancy

US must treat us with respect, says Pakistan Army chief Qamar Javed Bajwa
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US must treat us with respect, says Pakistan Army chief Qamar Javed Bajwa

Pakistan is not seeking material or financial help from the US, but Washington must trust and treat it with respect, said Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa.

Pakistan summons US envoy over drone strike inside its territory
World

Pakistan summons US envoy over drone strike inside its territory

Pakistan on Monday summoned US ambassador David Hale to express concern over the drone strike by American forces in Pakistani territory to kill Afghan Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour which it said was a "violation of its sovereignty".

Respect Pakistan's sovereignty but will target terrorists: US
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Respect Pakistan's sovereignty but will target terrorists: US

The US respects Pakistan's sovereignty but will carry out strikes to eliminate terrorists who are targeting its forces, the Obama Administration said on Tuesday as Islamabad expressed concern over the drone strike by American forces on its territory to kill Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour.