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Mar 08, 2019
US general says Pentagon has recieved no direction to withdraw troops from AfghanistanThe Pentagon has not received any order from President Donald Trump to withdraw troops from war-torn Afghanistan, a top US commander said on Thursday.
Feb 06, 2019
US CENTCOM commander Joseph Votel asks Pakistan to play constructive role, cease its behaviour undermining regional stabilityUS Central Command General Joseph Votel said on Tuesday that militants operating out of Pakistan and Afghanistan continue to threaten Afghan stability as well as stoke tensions between Pakistan and India
Feb 05, 2019
Islamic State hold in Syria, Iraq on verge of collapse, but fight not over, says US commander General Joseph VotelGeneral Joseph Votel, told a Senate committee on Tuesday that of the 34,000 square miles (88,060 square kilometres) of territory that Islamic State once held, it now controls less than 20 square miles (51.7 square kilometres), but the coalition's hard-won battlefield gains can only be secured by maintaining a vigilant offensive against the violent extremists
Sep 05, 2018
Israel likely to attack suspected Iranian military assets in Iraq; Jerusalem says defence 'not limited to Syrian territory'Israel signalled on Monday that it could attack suspected Iranian military assets in Iraq, as it has done with scores of air strikes in war-torn Syria.
Jan 20, 2018
Donald Trump has helped China replace US in Islamabad, offered Beijing free control of Pakistan's 'terror infrastructure'After committing $55 billion for CPEC, Chinese state-owned companies are now moving in to spend another $100 billion in the region, showing Donald Trump that the $2 billion US aid is peanuts
Aug 20, 2017
US to Pakistan: Don't let your soil be used for terror activities against neighboursPakistan must ensure that its soil is not used for any terrorist attack against the neighbours, a top American General has said.
Jun 18, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis: Bahrain orders Qatar troops part of US-led coalition forces to leaveBahrain has ordered Qatar's troops serving with a coalition fighting the Islamic State group to leave its territory.
Jan 14, 2015
After Twitter and YouTube hacking, Pentagon learns perils of social media exposureIn the wake of Monday's breach of US Central Command's Twitter and YouTube feeds by apparent sympathisers of the Islamic State militant group, US officials updated passwords and some distributed tip-sheets to help bolster online security.