The threat of more sanctions on Syria came before a EU summit on Thursday and Friday to discuss sanctions against Russia.
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Even in the ninth year of uninterrupted democracy in Pakistan, the thrice-elected prime minister is not able to utter a word against the shenanigans of his generals.
Even though India and the US have, for once, landed on the same side in Afghanistan, there is a real danger of getting blindsided by Pakistan.
In this video, The Wire offers an in-depth explanation of where the two presidential candidates stand on policy issues.
A recently released UN report highlights international “policy incoherence” on medication, but the US has denounced its findings, signalling its unwillingness to institute reforms.
A statement posted online by the militant group paid tribute to Wa’il Adil Hasan Salman al-Fayad, also known as Abu Mohammed al-Furqan.
The council will vote on a French text requiring an end to air strikes and military flights over Aleppo and a Russian text that doesn’t include that demand.
The storm looked certain to rekindle the debate about global warming and the long-term threat posed by rising sea levels to low-lying cities and towns.
The US also called for a “meaningful dialogue” between India and Pakistan to address differences and to bring down the recent tensions.
We need to start tilting the playing field back in favour of farmers and the environment.
Rodrigo Duterte said he was realigning his foreign policy because the US had failed the Philippines, adding that at some point he will “break up with America”.
As international fatigue over the Afghan project grows, the US is looking for new partners in the region, giving India an opportunity to rise to the challenge.
The Pentagon hired British firm Bell Pottinger from 2004-2011 to produce fake insurgency videos and news segments to gather intelligence in Iraq.
The vice presidential debate may not set off fireworks quite like the debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, but two political scientists explain why it is still important.
A standoff appeared on the verge of escalation as some protesters hurled water bottles at police, who stood their ground before pulling back.
Still, the new law is not expected to have a lasting effect on the US’s relationship with Saudi Arabia.
The airstrike occurred in the early morning on September 28, hitting what US officials said was an ISIS target in Achin district of Nangarhar province.
The conclusions were based on thousands of wiretaps, photographs, witness statements and forensic tests during more than two years of inquiries into an incident which led to a sharp rise in tensions between Russia and the West.
The conflict is marked by deep ethnic, doctrinal, sectarian and political divisions between national, regional and global powers. No political settlement in the near future could mean a de facto partition of the country.
While questions over America’s persistently high current account deficit remain, Trump’s economic revival plan misdiagnoses the problem and wrongly ignores global market logic.
A Pentagon spokesman said THAAD would be deployed “as soon as feasible,” but declined to give a specific timeline.
The advent of fracking has precipitated a silent American revolution, allowing the US to leverage its power in the international arena.
The audience size is expected to challenge the presidential debate record of 80 million who watched the 1980 encounter between Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan.
Nafisa Hoodbhoy, the first female reporter in Pakistan, talks about the country’s ties with China, civil-military relations, terrorism and much more.
The national September 9-15 tracking poll showed that 42% of likely voters supported Clinton while 38% backed Trump.
The Obama administration’s strategy includes arming the opposition forces just enough for them to fight Assad, but not enough to overthrow the government.
The canal was under US control for nearly a century and was only recognised as Panamanian on new year’s eve 1999.
Outlining the next steps that can help India and the US evolve a mechanism to strengthen peacebuilding in Afghanistan.
As a new cessation of hostilities comes into force, Russia’s influence over the Syrian conflict is deepening.
When I got sick, I didn’t consider going to a doctor in Puerto Rico. The economic crisis has made medical care unpredictable and the waits are long.
Woolsey’s hiring contrasted with Trump’s repeated assertions that he was a stalwart opponent of the invasion, although he initially supported it.
In a show of force and solidarity, two US supersonic B-1 Lancer strategic bombers flew over South Korea in response to North Korea’s nuclear tests.
India has alleged that eight US states illegally support their renewable energy sectors.
There were no cost estimates in the proposal and Trump proposed revenue-raising steps that budget experts called insufficient.
The seismic magnitude and surface level indicated a blast with a 20- to 30 kilotonne (kt) yield, making it larger than the bomb the US dropped on Hiroshima.
“I believe the United States has a moral obligation to help Laos heal,” said US President Barack Obama during his visit to Laos.
Turkey now wants international support for a deeper operation to take control of a rectangle of territory stretching about 40 km into Syria, a buffer between two Kurdish-held cantons to the east and west and against ISIS to the south.
The UN threatened an arms embargo in South Sudan if President Salva Kiir’s government did not cooperate.
Bongo won 49.80% of votes, compared to 48.23% for Ping, with a turnout of 59.46%, according to results announced region by region by interior minister Pacome Moubelet Boubeya.