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Top US Spy says Somalia, Yemen, Syria and Iraq Represent Greater Terrorist Threat than Afghanistan

Afghanistan is no longer the US' top concern among international terrorist threats to the American homeland, the nation's top spy said at an intelligence and national security conference in Washington on Monday, even amid ongoing fears from…
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Letters to the Editor: The wars in Afghanistan and Iraq were about U.S. imperialism, not terrorism

by : The Angeles Times , Jim Lafferty , Lloyd Handler , George Callas To the editor: The real reason why the United States entered into its 20-year war in Afghanistan is actually quite clear. (“The U.S. war in Afghanistan is over — but…
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After Afghanistan, Pakistan Eyeing ‘More Aggressive’ Tactics in Jammu & Kashmir

Pakistan’s ISI, widely acknowledged to be in a stronger position in wake of the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, may be eyeing a more aggressive strategy in J&K, according to sources in the Indian security establishment. As part of this…
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Biden Says another Terrorist Attack on Kabul Airport Is ‘Highly Likely’ While Vowing That US Retaliatory Strike Was Not ‘The Last’

Another terrorist attack on Kabul's airport is "highly likely in the next 24-36 hours," President Joe Biden said commanders have informed him, while hours later, the US Embassy in Kabul issued a security alert. "Due to a specific, credible…
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Syria and China Ratify Strategic Nature of Their Relations

Senior officials in the Syrian government and Chinese Ambassador to in Damascus Fong Biao described bilateral relations as historic, strategic and continuous. Our ties are deep-rooted, friendly and solid, and there is a common will to encourage…
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Taliban Won’t Allow ISIS Penetration in Afghanistan: Qureshi

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi Saturday said peace in Afghanistan was necessary for regional peace and Pakistan was consulting the Afghan neighbouring countries for permanent peace for development, prosperity and uplift of the war-torn…
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US Pushes for Withdrawal of Foreign Forces from Libya before Elections

The US has renewed its call on the withdrawal of foreign forces from Libya before the presidential and parliamentary elections scheduled for December 24. Reports indicated that Turkey and Russia began negotiating in Moscow on an agreement for…
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US-led Coalition Trained 400 YPG Terrorists in NE Syria

The U.S.-led coalition against the Daesh terror group provided military training to 400 members of the Syrian wing of the PKK terrorist organization, the YPG, in Hassakeh province in northeastern Syria, sources revealed Thursday. YPG terrorists…
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Daesh Attack Kills 3 in Iraq

Three security personnel were killed today in an attack by Daesh in the western province of Anbar, a local police officer said, Anadolu Agency reports. "Daesh militants launched an armed attack on a security post in Al-Tabaa area of Anbar province,"…
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Iran Condemns Recent Deadly Attack in Iraq

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday condemned a recent attack occurred in Baghdad, the capital of Iraq, which left dozens dead and injured. Zarif demonstrated his solidarity with the families of the victims, to whom he…