2017 August 21

Archive for August 21st, 2017

Trump Unveils ‘Path Forward’ on Afghanistan

August 21, 2017 |

WHITE HOUSE After years of deriding the U.S. war in Afghanistan as a complete waste, President Donald Trump on Monday explained why he now believes it is in the U.S. interest to remain committed to the South Asian country.

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Trump Unveils ‘Path Forward’ on Afghanistan

August 21, 2017 |

WHITE HOUSE After years of deriding the U.S. war in Afghanistan as a complete waste, President Donald Trump on Monday explained why he now believes it is in the U.S. interest to remain committed to the South Asian country.

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Pakistan Arrests Christian Teenager On Blasphemy Charges

August 21, 2017 |

Pakistani police say they have arrested a Christian teenager on blasphemy charges in the eastern province of Punjab.

Local police official Pervez Iqbal said on August 20 that 18-year-old Asif Massih is accused of burning pages of the Koran.

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Trump Unveils ‘Path Forward’ on Afghanistan

August 21, 2017 |

WHITE HOUSE After years of deriding the U.S. war in Afghanistan as a complete waste, President Donald Trump on Monday explained why he now believes it is in the U.S. interest to remain committed to the South Asian country.

In …

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Pakistani Christian Minor Detained for Allegedly Burning Quran

August 21, 2017 |

Police in a southern Pakistan city have detained a Christian minor on blasphemy charges for allegedly burning pages of the Quran, the Muslim holy book.

Asif Massih was arrested shortly after a complaint was issued Sunday, a police official told …

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Trump Sidesteps Afghan Troop Announcement, Warns Pakistan Over Terrorist ‘Safe Havens’

August 21, 2017 |

U.S. President Donald Trump has sidestepped an announcement on U.S. troops levels in Afghanistan during a major address to the nation and warned Pakistan over its alleged support for extremist groups in the region.

Trump backtracked from his campaign pledge …

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