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Fighting in Afghanistan: 'You have the watches. We have the time' -

The unspoken truth underpinning Donald Trump's latest policy on Afghanistan is that U.S. troops may never leave. Ever. Evan Solomon. September 2, 2017. Twitter · Facebook · Reddit · Email. US soldiers of the Combined Team Nangarhar of the CT Bastogne ...and more »

Trump holds Pakistan's feet to fire - The New Indian Express

The current incumbent of the White House is not known for grace or finesse. There was none of it either, in the blunt message he delivered to Pakistan in his maiden policy address to the American people recently. Unveiling the new US strategy for South ...and more »

Been there, done that..again? - Economic Times (blog)

It was no blood, sweat and tears speech from US President Donald Trump. Americans do not have the stomach for this kind of thing. Instead, what we have today are scowls and bluster from the US, and injured innocence, denial and bluff from Pakistan in ...and more »

Ready for comprehensive talks with Pakistan: Ghani - Pajhwok Afghan News (blog)

KABUL info-icon (Pajhwok): President Mohamamd Ashraf Ghani on Friday said attacks on religious places was attack on Afghanistan info-icon and carried out by miscreants. Addressing reporters after the Eid-ul-Adha prayer at the mosque info-icon of ...and more »

Eid Mubarak - Pajhwok Afghan News (blog)

KABUL info-icon (Pajhwok): Pajhwok Afghan News congratulates Eid-ul-Adha to the people of Afghanistan and Muslims around the world. The leadership of Pajhwok Afghan News hopes this Eid would bring lasting blessing to the people of Afghanistan info-icon ...and more »

Eid-ul-Adha prayer offered nation-wide peacefully - Pajhwok Afghan News (blog)

KABUL (Pajhwok): The first day of annual religious festival Eidul Adha was celebrated across Afghanistan on Friday by offering Eid prayers in all provinces, including Kabul info-icon , without any untoward incident taking place. Kabul residents offered ...and more »

Eid makes no difference to us: Kids at Ashiana - Pajhwok Afghan News (blog)

KABUL info-icon (Pajhwok): Poverty-stricken children being kept at Ashiana, an Afghan aid group, centre in Kabul say Eidul Adha would be no different from normal days for them. The Ashiana provides education info-icon and vocational training for ...and more »

India has feature role in Trump's new Afghan plan - The Hill (blog)

In unveiling his long-awaited Afghanistan policy, President Donald Trump Donald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for 'serious case of amnesia' after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 ...and more »

Trump's Afghanistan Strategy Could Actually Work - Foreign Policy (blog)

US President Donald Trump speaks during his address to the nation from Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall in Arlington, Virginia, on August 21, 2017. Trump warned Monday that the Afghan government should not view US support as a "blank check," in an ...and more »

Rebuilding ties -

ALL things considered, it appears to have been a cordial meeting focused on constructive diplomacy rather than mindless sabre-rattling. National Security Adviser Nasser Janjua and US ambassador to Pakistan David Hale were unlikely to achieve any major ...and more »