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Outspoken general named Trump’s top security adviser

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla./WASHINGTON: (Web Desk) U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday named Lieutenant General Herbert Raymond McMaster as his new national security adviser, choosing a military officer known for speaking his mind and challenging his superiors. McMaster is a highly regarded military tactician and strategic thinker, but his selection …

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British-Muslim school teacher refused permission to fly to US

WASHINGTON: (Web Desk) A British-Muslim schoolteacher was denied entry into the US while traveling with students. Juhel Miah, 25, was travelling with a group of students from Llangatwg Comprehensive in South Wales, where he is said to be a well-respected mathematics teacher. The group had travelled initially to Iceland on …

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‘I’m a Muslim Too,’ New Yorkers rally against Muslim ban

WASHINGTON: (Web Desk) Hundreds of New Yorkers have staged a rally to voice solidarity with Muslims, in the wake of President Donald Trump’s entry ban against people from some Muslim nations. The protesters marched on Times Square on Sunday while shouting “I’m a Muslim Too,” denouncing Trump’s executive order last …

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US senators consider sanctions against Iran for missile development

MUNICH: (Web Desk) US Republican senators plan to introduce legislation to impose further sanction on Iran, accusing it of violating UN Security Council resolutions by testing ballistic missiles and acting to “destabilise” the Middle East, a US senator said Sunday. “I think it is now time for the Congress to …

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Pentagon admits using depleted uranium rounds in Syria

WASHINGTON: (Web Desk) Months after rubbishing any ideas of using a controversial type of armour-piercing round that has been linked with long term health related complications, the Pentagon has acknowledged that it used depleted uranium rounds during two high-profile air raids back in November 2015, The Washington Post reported. The …

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US to work with Pakistan, other partners against terror

WASHINGTON: (Web Desk) The Uni­ted States has restated its desire to work with Pakistan and other partners in South Asia to defeat terrorism, noting that the latest attack on a shrine that left more than 85 people dead was linked to a series of similar attacks carried out this week. …

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US says not ready yet for military collaboration with Russia

BRUSSELS: (Web Desk) The United States is not yet ready to cooperate militarily with Russia, Pentagon chief James Mattis said on Thursday after Moscow’s defence minister called for better ties. “We are not in a position right now to collaborate on a military level, but our political leaders will engage …

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UN insists two-state solution remains ‘only way’

UNITED NATIONS: (Web Desk) The two-state solution remains “the only way” to meet the aspirations of the Palestinians and Israelis, the UN envoy for the Middle East peace process told the Security Council on Thursday. The council met to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian conflict a day after President Donald Trump stepped …

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