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Nov 20, 2018
Donald Trump administration suspends security assistance to Pakistan for failing to act on militant safe havens"The (Trump) Administration has been clear to Pakistani leaders that it expects them to constructively address the problem of militant safe havens in Pakistan," an official from the National Security Council, the White House, told PTI. "Because Pakistan failed to address the problem, the Administration suspended security assistance," the official said, requesting anonymity.
Oct 08, 2018
Ajit Doval to head panel to assist National Security Council, NITI Aayog vice-chairman, cabinet secy to be among membersThe Strategic Policy Group (SPG) will assist the National Security Council and undertake among other tasks, a long-term strategic review of country's security affairs.
Sep 27, 2018
Pakistan foreign minister claims he had 'informal meeting' with Donald Trump, White House says it was only a handshakeUS President Donald Trump had a handshake with Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi during a luncheon in New York, the White House said, but Qureshi described it as an "informal meeting" when they discussed bilateral ties.
Jul 22, 2018
China waging 'cold war' against US, using resources to replace America as leading power, says CIA expertChina is waging a "quiet kind of cold war" against the United States, using all its resources to try to replace America as the leading power in the world, a top CIA expert said.
Jun 28, 2018
Pakistan's NSA Nasser Janjua's sudden resignation breeds conspiracy theories, unfounded reports of rift with caretaker PMNasser Janjua's resignation has created much speculation in Pakistan at a time when media, and almost everyone else, is knee-deep in conspiracy theories.
Jun 25, 2018
Donald Trump regime plans limits on Chinese investment in US technology firms, says reportThe US Treasury Department is drafting curbs that would block firms with at least 25% Chinese ownership from buying US companies with “industrially significant technology,”
May 17, 2018
South Korea urges North to implement agreements signed by Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in, resume dialogueSouth Korea on Thursday urged North Korea to fulfill the agreements reached during the inter-Korean summit and to resume talks a day after Pyongyang cancelled a high-level meeting with Seoul and said it was reconsidering its participation in the upcoming summit with the US.
May 08, 2018
Donald Trump pulls out of 'horrible' Iran nuclear deal in huge blow to US allies; Israel braces for backlashThe decision came after a burst of last-minute diplomacy, punctuated by a visit by Britain's top diplomat and after the deal's European members gave in to many of Trump's demands, according to officials, diplomats and others briefed on the negotiations.
Apr 09, 2018
US National Security Council spokesman Michael Anton to leave Donald Trump's administration, announces White HouseNational Security Council (NSC) spokesman Michael Anton is planning to depart US President Donald Trump's administration, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has announced.
Mar 06, 2018
Sri Lanka declares 10-day Emergency: President Sirisena says stern action against those spreading violence; Kandy remains tenseSri Lanka on Tuesday declared a state of Emergency for 10 days to rein in the spread of communal violence between majority Sinhala Buddhists and minority Muslims in the country's scenic Kandy district that left two persons dead and damaged several mosques and homes.