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Pentagon confirms its military jet crashed in Afghanistan

GHAZNI: A US military jet crashed in mountainous territory in eastern Afghanistan, where there is a heavy Taliban presence, the Pentagon confirmed Monday, rejecting the insurgents´ suggestions that it was shot down. Afghanistan US Forces spokesman Colonel Sonny Leggett confirmed in a statement that the aircraft was a US Bombardier …

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Rallies held in 30 US cities against controversial Indian law

WASHINGTON: Protests against India’s new citizenship laws were held in 30 US cities on Sunday as thousands of Indian-Americans came out on the streets to vent their anger. In Washington, hundreds gathered outside the White House, chanting slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi who, they said, was undermining their country’s …

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US House of Representatives may take up resolution on Kashmir

WASHINGTON: US House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Eliot Engel has said that a draft resolution on the ongoing situation in Indian occupied Kashmir could be presented in the United States House of Representatives in the coming months. In an interview with Geo News, the Democrat congressman from New York said …

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Americans send apology letter to Iranian nation for Trump’s aggression

WASHINGTON: An American peace advocacy group has collected more than 10,000 signatures for an open letter apologizing to the Iranian nation for the US aggression, particularly President Donald Trump’s “reckless” decision to order the assassination of senior Iranian commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani. “As Americans committed to peace and the …

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New York Times pressing Trump to start war with Iran: Don DeBar

NEW YORK: American journalist and political commentator Don DeBar believes the New York Times – “one of the most Zionist rags on the planet” — is trying to compel US President Donald Trump to apply “maximum pressure” on Iran in order to start war with the country. DeBar made the …

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US Senate begins Trump’s impeachment trial

WASHINGTON: The historic impeachment trial of Donald Trump opened Thursday in the US Senate, as lawmakers took a solemn oath to be “impartial” in deciding whether to force the 45th US president from office. In a hushed chamber, Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, clad in a traditional black robe, …

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US must be involved in Afghanistan after troops leave, says FM Qureshi

WASHINGTON: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Thursday said United States must remain engaged in Afghanistan’s reconstruction even if it succeeds in withdrawing troops and ending its longest war. The foreign minister is currently in the United States on the third leg of his mission to defuse tensions in the …

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US House votes to send Trump impeachment charges to Senate

WASHINGTON: The Democratic-led House of Representatives voted on Wednesday to send two formal charges against President Donald Trump to the Senate, clearing the way for only the third impeachment trial of a US president to begin in earnest next week. Lawmakers voted 228 to 193 to give the Senate, controlled …

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FM Shah Mehmood Qureshi meets UN chief

NEW YORK: During the first day of his visit to the US, Qureshi met with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres. “I thanked the Secretary-General for his continuing efforts to address the human rights situation in occupied Kashmir and the threat to peace in South Asia,” the foreign minister said in …

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