2017 August 19

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Trump Says Decisions Made on War in Afghanistan

August 19, 2017 |

U.S. President Donald Trump said Saturday that his administration has made decisions on how to deal with the 16-year war in Afghanistan.

One day after meeting at the Camp David presidential retreat with his national security team to consider strategic …

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State Funeral Held For ‘Pakistan’s Mother Teresa’

August 19, 2017 |

Mourners attended a state funeral for Ruth Pfau, a German-born nun who earned international acclaim as Pakistan's Mother Teresa after devoting her life to helping Pakistan eradicate leprosy.

Pfau, 87, died on August 10 at a hospital affiliated with her …

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IS Atrocities Spike in North, East Afghanistan

August 19, 2017 |

Recent terror attacks claimed by the Islamic State militant group in Afghanistan indicate an increase in the atrocities it's committing against civilians and a deliberate attempt to wreak havoc and spread fear among noncombatants in the country.

Since its emergence …

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Trump Says Decisions Made on War in Afghanistan

August 19, 2017 |

U.S. President Donald Trump said Saturday that his administration has made decisions on how to deal with the 16-year war in Afghanistan.

One day after meeting at the Camp David presidential retreat with his national security team to consider strategic …

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Top US General Visits Pakistan’s Waziristan Region

August 19, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD U.S. Central Command chief Gen. Joseph Votel has concluded two days of talks with civilian and military leaders in Pakistan, underscoring the need for the two countries to work together to ensure greater regional security ad stability.

Military cooperation, …

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