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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 does not blame Pakistan for failure in Afghanistan: US envoy -

United States (US) Ambassador to Pakistan David Hale assured National Security Adviser (NSA) Lt Gen (Retd) Nasser Khan Janjua on Thursday that President Donald Trump did not blame Pakistan for the failure of the War on Terror in Afghanistan. As Hale ...and more »

Afghanistan: no simple exits -

PESHAWAR: When on Aug 19, US President Donald Trump tweeted, “Important day spent at Camp David with our very talented generals and military leaders. Many decisions made, including on Afghanistan,” there was little doubt what his much-anticipated ...and more »

US seeks to placate Pakistan anger over Trump's diatribe - The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: The United States on Thursday launched a diplomatic push to pacify growing resentment in Pakistan over its new strategy for Afghanistan, saying that President Donald Trump did not blame Pakistan for the failure in Afghanistan. The Trump ...and more »

US attaches new conditions to pledged military aid -

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration has held back previously promised military aid of $255 million to Pakistan by attaching new conditions which, the State Department says, will allow it to review the level of its cooperation with Islamabad before ...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 »

Retired Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson: US Might 'Stay In Afghanistan For Another Five Decades' - RAWA News

Colonel Lawrence B. Larry Wilkerson, a retired military officer and head of the Colin L. Powell office, the former US State Secretary has warned over the possible fight between the world and region super-power countries in Afghanistan. In an interview ...and more »

Eid message: Ghani budges on no-talks with Pakistan policy - The Express Tribune

In what appears to be an attempt to placate Pakistan's anger at US President Donald Trump's statement relating with his new regional policy, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said on Friday that “peace with Pakistan is our national agenda”. The ...and more »

Mattis signs deployment order, seeks Pakistan's cooperation -

WASHINGTON: US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis, while signing deployment orders for additional American troops to Afghanistan, has also expressed the desire to work with Pakistan to defeat terrorists. The US defence chief has also announced that American ...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 TrumpTillerson: Russia already looking to interfere in 2018 midterms Dems pick up deep-red legislative seat in Missouri Speier on Trump's desire for military parade ...and more »