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Oct 30, 2018
US following developments in Sri Lanka with concern, urges all sides to respect due process: Department of StateThe US state department official said the US expected Sri Lankan government would uphold its commitments to human rights, rule of law, accountability and justice.
Oct 27, 2018
US urges Sri Lankan political parties to refrain from violence after Sirisena appoints Rajapaksa as new PMMahinda Rajapaksa, 72 staged a dramatic political comeback on Friday, becoming the new prime minister after Sirisena sacked Wickremesinghe, who termed the move as "unconstitutional" and vowed to prove his majority in Parliament.
Oct 13, 2018
US State Department says India's oil imports from Iran, purchase of S-400 defence system from Russia 'not helpful'The US is reviewing "very carefully" India's decision to continue buying Iranian oil and purchase of the Russian S-400 air defence system, days after President Donald Trump observed that New Delhi would soon find out if it faced punitive measures.
Sep 27, 2018
US will consider Chabahar factor in impact of Iran sanctions on India and Afghanistan, says Department of State officialRelations between the US and India are on "an upward trajectory", and "this is one of the most dynamic and strategic partnerships that the US enjoys", the official said.
Sep 21, 2018
Nikki Haley accuses NYT of publishing 'incorrect story' on 'expensive curtains at her house' despite knowing 'actual facts'Nikki Haley, the US Ambassador to the UN, on Thursday slammed The New York Times for publishing a wrong story about expensive curtains at her official residence despite knowing the actual facts.
Sep 18, 2018
US State Department defensive after Democrats question Donald Trump administration's silence on racism, xenophobiaDetractors at the department say Republican Donald Trump's arrival in the White House in early 2017 was a turning point.
Aug 24, 2018
'No mention of terrorism' in Imran Khan-Mike Pompeo phone discussion, says Pakistan; refutes US statementThe Foreign Ministry of Pakistan has responded to US State Department's statement issued regarding the phone call that took place between state secretary Mike Pompeo and Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan on Thursday.
Aug 07, 2018
Indian-American, who quit his job as diplomat at US state department, begins run for CongressFinding it difficult to defend the Donald Trump administration's policies as a diplomat especially over race and immigration, Sri Preston Kulkarni in December decided to quit his dream job at the US state department to run for Congress.
Aug 01, 2018
US puts LeT commander, group's two financial facilitators on list of specially designated global terroristsA US "specially designated global terrorist" is denied the resources to carry out terrorist attacks, and all his property under US jurisdiction are blocked.
Jul 20, 2018
India, US to hold first '2+2 dialogue' on 6 September in New Delhi, says State Department; Mike Pompeo, Jim Mattis to attendSecretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defence Secretary James Mattis would travel to India for the dialogue.