Pakistan Calls For Limited Contact With US - TOLOnews

Pakistan's foreign minister called for a suspension in talks with the US following Donald Trump's new strategy on Pakistan. Thumbnail. Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif has called on Islamabad to postpone any visits by US delegations to Pakistan ...

The Afghan quagmire - Arab News

Following President Donald Trump's announcement on Aug. 21 of a troop surge in Afghanistan, the futility of America's longest war is strikingly clear. Since the conflict began in 2001, the US has spent more than $800 billion on the war. Compounded by ...

The Dangers of an Islamist Pakistan - Algemeiner

Almost certainly, the war in Afghanistan will be won or lost in Pakistan. President Trump's announcement last week that he will send more US troops — some sources say another 4,000 — to Afghanistan represents a change in tactics from President Obama ...

A US President shows Pakistan the Mirror - The Northlines

No US President has ever been as direct as President Donald Trump, in publicly showing the mirror to Pakistan. In the past, when Hillary Clinton threatened Pakistan to join GWOT or face consequences, she was Secretary of State (not President) and it ...

Pakistan dismisses US military commander's remarks on Taliban - Xinhua

ISLAMABAD, Aug. 31 (Xinhua) -- Pakistan on Thursday rejected as "highly unwarranted and unacceptable" remarks by Gen. John Nicholson, the commander of U.S. Forces and NATO in Afghanistan, that the Afghan Taliban leadership operates from the ...

RT News - August 31, 2017 (12:00 MSK) - RT

Trapped in the ongoing siege of ISIL's self-proclaimed capital, civilians are falling victim to both coalition airstrikes and the terrorists' fighting. An alleged NATO airstrike's killed 11 civilians in Afghanistan's Logar Province, raising new ...