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US not to attend multinational peace conference

United States will not attend a multinational peace conference on Afghanistan in Russia next month. A State Department official said the U.S. was not consulted before receiving the invitation and

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Terror groups continue to safe havens in Pakistan

Afghanistan Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani said that terror groups continue to have safe havens in Pakistan and its establishment provides unhindered support to terrorists. He said in Washington that the

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US exploring measures to respond N Korea’s missile programmes

The United States says it is exploring new diplomatic, security and economic measures in response to the threat posed by North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic missile programmes. White House press

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France, Japan back free navigation in Asia-Pacific

France and Japan support a ‘free and open maritime order’ in the Asia-Pacific region, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said after talks with French President Francois Hollande yesterday. http://bit.ly/Clipper28App Abe

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FBI head confirms Russia election probe

FBI Director James Comey has confirmed for the first time that the FBI is investigating alleged Russian interference in the 2016 Presidential election. However, Comey said his agency had seen

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India, SL discuss to release all fishermen in each other’s custody

India and Sri Lanka are in discussions to release all fishermen in each other’s custody. Official sources in Colombo told media that formal orders in this regard are likely to

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Theresa suffers second defeat in House of Lords

British Prime Minister Theresa May has suffered a second Brexit Bill defeat in the House of Lords as peers backed, by 366 votes to 268, calls for a meaningful parliamentary

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House Republicans unveil Obamacare replacement plan

In the United States, House of Republicans has unveiled a plan to replace, “The Affordable Care Act”, known as Obamacare. The proposed legislation would repeal penalties for those who do

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Cuba’s Raul Castro blasts Trump’s Mexican wall, trade policy

Cuban President Raul Castro has criticized US President Donald Trump’s immigration, trade and other policies. Speaking at a summit of leftist leaders in Venezuela yesterday, Castro said the new agenda

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Pak has no authority to dictate terms on Durand line: Karzai

Amid increasing tensions on the western border between Afghanistan and Pakistan, former Afghan President Hamid Karzai in a tweet yesterday said Pakistan has no legal authority to dictate terms on

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