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  • NATO secretary general welcomes new US South Asia strategy

    Date: 2017-08-22 11:13:14 GMT - Belgium - World - SN:31 - ID:6956104

    BRUSSELS, Aug 22 (MENA) - NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has welcomed President Trump’s new, conditions-based approach to Afghanistan and the region. "NATO remains fully committed to Afghanistan and I am looking forward to discussing ....

  • Trump faces the grim reality of Afghanistan: No quick path to victory and no clear way out

    Date: 2017-08-22 10:17:31 GMT - USA - World - SN:26 - ID:6956119

    WASHINGTON, Aug 22 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump’s decision to continue military operations in Afghanistan, with a probably modest increase in US troops, is an incremental shift in strategy that may help hold the line against a resurgent ....

  • Mattis: US allies ready to increase troop numbers in Afghanistan

    Date: 2017-08-22 08:33:28 GMT - USA - World - SN:18 - ID:6955948

    WASHINGTON, Aug 22 (MENA) - US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said that a number of US allies are ready to increase their troop numbers in conflict-torn Afghanistan as part of efforts to fight against local terrorists, the US-funded Radio Sawa ....

  • Officials: 33 injured in suburban Philadelphia train crash

    Date: 2017-08-22 08:16:26 GMT - USA - World - SN:15 - ID:6955925

    WASHINGTON, Aug 22 (MENA) - More than 30 people were injured when a train crashed into another train that was parked at a station in suburban Philadelphia, Star Tribune reported. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) said ....

  • N.K. leader made secret visit to central border area in early Aug.: sources

    Date: 2017-08-22 08:11:06 GMT - south korea - World - SN:14 - ID:6955943

    SEOUL, Aug 22 (MENA) - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visited a military unit near the tense inter-Korean border earlier this month when he was absent from public appearances for 15 days, Yonhap news agency quoted sources as saying Tuesday. In ....

  • Moon to hold summit with Putin in Vladivostok next month

    Date: 2017-08-22 08:09:08 GMT - south korea - World - SN:13 - ID:6955872

    SEOUL, Aug 22 (MENA) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in will hold a summit with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Vladivostok next month during a trip to take part in the Eastern Economic Forum, the Korea Herald quoted the presidential ....

  • Donald Trump warns against hasty withdrawal from Afghanistan

    Date: 2017-08-22 06:52:04 GMT - USA - World - SN:3 - ID:6955837

    WASHINGTON, Aug 22 (MENA) - US President Donald Trump revealed a new strategy for Afghanistan that commits to maintaining US forces in the war-torn country while increases pressure on Pakistan to crack down on havens used by terrorists, CNN ....

  • Global(1):Tonino Lamborghini launches Alpha-One smartphone with retail partners in UK and UAE

    Date: 2017-08-22 06:43:21 GMT - south korea - World - SN:2 - ID:6955820

    Alpha-One launches in the UK exclusively with London department store Harrods. -In the UAE, Tonino Lamborghini smartphone will be available at Levant luxury boutique in the Dubai Mall and the highest-level hotels. SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 22, ....

  • Fire in Russia’s Rostov-on-Don fully contained

    Date: 2017-08-21 22:21:54 GMT - Russia - World - SN:88 - ID:6955735

    MOSCOW, Aug 21 (MENA) - The fire in the Russian southern city of Rostov-on-Don has been fully contained, a source in the Emergencies Ministry’s Southern Regional Center was quoted by TASS as saying. "As of 18:53 Moscow time (15:53 GMT), the fire ....

  • Texas man tried planting bomb on Confederate statue

    Date: 2017-08-21 20:01:17 GMT - USA - World - SN:82 - ID:6955658

    WASHINGTON, Aug 21 (MENA) - A Houston man has been arrested after being accused by authorities of trying to damage or destroy a Confederate statue at a Houston park with explosives. Federal prosecutors said Monday 25-year-old Andrew Schneck had ....

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