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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
Dec 08, 2017
Jim Mattis' meeting with Pakistan's leaders was to find common ground in fight against terrorism: PentagonThe meeting of US defence secretary Jim Mattis with the leaders of Pakistan during his visit to Islamabad early this week was to find common ground in the fight against terrorism.
Dec 02, 2017
US defence secretary James Mattis to visit Islamabad, terrorism top agenda during discussion with Pakistan PMJames Mattis, who has said that Washington needs "to try one more time" to get Islamabad to act against terrorists, is visiting Pakistan on Monday
Nov 19, 2017
Strategic Command head John Hyten's comments on Donald Trump spark debate about nuclear war authorityThe renewed attention on questions of orders to launch weapons reflects unease, justified or not, about Donald Trump's temperament and whether he would act impulsively in a crisis
Nov 17, 2017
Top US, Pakistan envoys blame each other for not doing enough to stop cross-border terrorismTop Pakistani and US military commanders have blamed each other for not doing enough to stop cross-border terrorism,
Nov 15, 2017
Kashmir special representative Dineshwar Sharma briefs Rajnath about dialogue processIn the meeting, Dineshwar Sharma informed the home minister about the response that he got during his meetings with different sections of society
Nov 02, 2017
UK defence secretary Michael Fallon quits over sexual harassment claimsWhile May is expected to appoint a new defence secretary without the need for a very wide reshuffle, the position of another of her senior ministers, First Secretary of State Damian Green, remains precarious after disclosures by an academic and Conservative party activist Kate Maltby.
Oct 31, 2017
Donald Trump won't visit DMZ during South Korea visit, says senior White House officialUS president Donald Trump will not be going to the De-Militarized Zone (DMZ) dividing the Korean Peninsula when he visits South Korea next week, a senior administration official said.
Oct 16, 2017
Iran nuclear deal is in US' best interests, says Secretary of State Rex TillersonStaying in the Iranian nuclear deal is in the best interest of the US, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Sunday said
Oct 15, 2017
US, Pakistan 'starting to have a real' relationship,Donald Trump says after American-Canadian family rescuedTrump had slammed Pakistan for its continued support to terrorist groups and warned Islamabad of consequences if it continues to do so.