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US agrees with Russia, China on pulling...

US agrees with Russia, China on pulling...

North America

Sat, Apr 27 2019

Zalmay Khalilzad, the US envoy who is set shortly to hold his latest round of talks with the

Infographic: Trump seeking huge premiums...

Infographic: Trump seeking huge premiums...

North America

Sun, Mar 10 2019

The Trump administration is drawing up plans to demand that countries hosting US troops pay the full...

South Korea pushes back at Trump claims...

South Korea pushes back at Trump claims...

East Asia

Wed, Feb 13 2019

Trump said at a cabinet meeting in Washington on Tuesday Seoul had agreed to pay $500 million more as...

Acting Pentagon chief visits Baghdad...

Acting Pentagon chief visits Baghdad...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 12 2019

Shanahan is to meet leaders including Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi and will also discuss the withdrawal...

Taliban says US promised to halve its...

Taliban says US promised to halve its...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 6 2019

US and Taliban delegations met in Qatar in January and are due to meet again in February

Trump comments spark Iraqi demands for...

Trump comments spark Iraqi demands for...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 4 2019

The US has been leading a coalition to crush the Islamic State group which grabbed swathes of Syria and...

US Senate leader wants US troops to...

US Senate leader wants US troops to...

North America

Wed, Jan 30 2019

There was no immediate word on when the Senate might vote on whether to pass the bill, including the...

Four US troops reported among 16 dead...

Four US troops reported among 16 dead...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 16 2019

 Four US troops had been killed and three wounded in the blast,

US-led coalition says it has started...

US-led coalition says it has started...

Middle East

Fri, Jan 11 2019

The US decision has injected new uncertainties into the eight-year long Syrian war and a flurry of contacts...

Turkey says will launch Syria offensive...

Turkey says will launch Syria offensive...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 10 2019

Turkey and the United States are at loggerheads over the future of Syrian Kurdish forces after US President...

Pompeo: US troop withdrawal from Syria...

Pompeo: US troop withdrawal from Syria...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 10 2019

The US top diplomat made his remarks while on a whistles top tour of the Middle East to address the concerns...

Pompeo pledges no IS return on Middle...

Pompeo pledges no IS return on Middle...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 8 2019

The trip comes weeks after Trump announced that the United States would quickly pull its 2,000 soldiers...

Trump gives no timetable for Syria exit;...

Trump gives no timetable for Syria exit;...

Middle East

Thu, Jan 3 2019

Trump said he had never set a reported four-month timetable for the withdrawal of 2,000 American troops...

Pompeo: Cooperation with Israel over...

Pompeo: Cooperation with Israel over...

Middle East

Wed, Jan 2 2019

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said as he met with Pompeo in the Brazilian capital that he...

Iraq hints at bigger role in Syria after...

Iraq hints at bigger role in Syria after...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 31 2018

Abdul Mahdi has previously said that about 2,000 Islamic State fighters are operating near the border...

Top Republican says Trump vows to 'destroy'...

Top Republican says Trump vows to 'destroy'...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 31 2018

Graham said Trump was 'thinking long and hard about Syria and how to withdraw the forces' after...

UK foreign minister: Trump has black...

UK foreign minister: Trump has black...

Europe

Sat, Dec 29 2018

Trump announced the pull-out last week, stunning allies including Britain and France who warned that...

In a first, Trump makes surprise visit...

In a first, Trump makes surprise visit...

World

Thu, Dec 27 2018

He was accompanied by first lady Melania Trump

Pakistan FM in China to talk about US...

Pakistan FM in China to talk about US...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 25 2018

Earlier this month, officials from Afghanistan, Pakistan and China met in the Afghan capital Kabul to...

Order signed for US military's controversial...

Order signed for US military's controversial...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 24 2018

US troops will leave under the auspices of a new Pentagon chief set to start next month, after Jim Mattis...

Pakistan: US troop withdrawal step forward...

Pakistan: US troop withdrawal step forward...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 23 2018

The decision to pull around half of the 14,000 American troops in Afghanistan has stunned and dismayed...