2017 March 01

Archive for March 1st, 2017

Former Afghan Interpreter Heartened by Trump Vow to Pursue Extremists

March 1, 2017 |

President Donald Trump's speech to Congress hit home for Hewad Hemat, a former interpreter who lived with the threat of terrorism every day while helping U.S. and U.N. forces in his native Afghanistan.

Hemat attended the address Tuesday night as …

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Participants in Islamabad Summit Call for Closer Ties

March 1, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN � A regional economic summit in Pakistan on Wednesday concluded with participants pledging to collectively fight the "challenge of terrorism" and push for greater collaboration in areas of trade, energy and infrastructure development.

Islamabad hosted the daylong 10-nation …

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