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Donald Trump signs $717 billion annual National Defence Authorisation Act into law, says military strengthened like 'never before'
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Donald Trump signs $717 billion annual National Defence Authorisation Act into law, says military strengthened like 'never before'

US President Donald Trump signed into law the $717 billion annual defence policy bill, the earliest in the year the bill has become law in more than four decades.

Donald Trump signs into law $692 bn US defence budget, additional $66 bn set for 'overseas contingency operations'
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Donald Trump signs into law $692 bn US defence budget, additional $66 bn set for 'overseas contingency operations'

President Donald Trump signed a $692 billion defence budget on Tuesday, which among other things gives funding to provide legislative authority to implement his South Asia strategy and authorises critical missile capabilities

US House of Representatives passes defence policy bill of $ 692 billion for 2018
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US House of Representatives passes defence policy bill of $ 692 billion for 2018

The US House of Representatives has passed a defence policy bill of nearly $692 billion for the 2018 fiscal year, the media reported.

US lawmakers seek increased role for India in assisting security forces in war-torn Afghanistan
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US lawmakers seek increased role for India in assisting security forces in war-torn Afghanistan

The amendment — if passed by the Senate and implemented by the US and India — could irk Pakistan as it opposes any Indian role in neighbouring Afghanistan

Pentagon to help India provide improved defence support to Afghanistan in fight against Taliban
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Pentagon to help India provide improved defence support to Afghanistan in fight against Taliban

The Pentagon has been asked to identify ways India can play a larger role in providing increased and coordinated defence support to war-torn Afghanistan.

India stands vindicated as US wants Yameen govt in Maldives to free political prisoners
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India stands vindicated as US wants Yameen govt in Maldives to free political prisoners

The US has finally taken a strong stand on the current political situation in Maldives and bolstered the Indian position on the ongoing turmoil in the Indian Ocean island state.