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Trump seen hardening line toward Pakistan after Afghan war review | World

Since 2003, almost 22,000 civilians and nearly 7,000 Pakistani security forces have been killed as a result of militancy, according to the South Asia Terrorism Portal. Photo: Reuters  President Donald Trump’s administration appears ready to harden its approach toward Pakistan to crack down on Pakistan-based militants launching attacks in neighbouring ...

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He speaks! Top White House aide Kushner gives rare remarks | World

Jared Kushner welcomes technology company leaders to a summit of the American Technology Council at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, June 19, 2017. Photo: Reuters  WASHINGTON: Top White House aide – and presidential son-in-law – Jared Kushner is among the most powerful men in America, but few have ...

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Still no comment from Trump on London attack | World

Emergency crews attend to the scene after a vehicle collided with pedestrians near a mosque in the Finsbury Park neighbourhood of North London, Britain, June 19, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall WASHINGTON: The US government and Ivanka Trump on Monday expressed sympathy with worshippers attacked while leaving a London mosque – while the president ...

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UK police arrest man at station, say no terror link | World

Police said they arrested a man outside London’s Paddington Station on Monday but added that the incident was not terrorism-related, a few hours after a van ploughed into worshippers near a mosque in the British capital. “Officers have arrested a man outside Paddington for public disorder and possessing an offensive ...

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