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US report on Counterterrorism indicts Pakistan on several counts

Lalit Shastri The “Country Reports on Terrorism 2014” prepared by the Bureau of Counterterrorism and released by the US Department of State recently indicts Pakistan on several counts on the issue of counterterrorism cooperation. The chapter dealing with Pakistan in the Bureau of Counterterrorism Report underscores that Pakistan remains a critical counterterrorism partner that is

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Chinese Professors, among 6 charged with espionage and theft of trade secrets to benefit China

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC: Chinese Professors are alleged to have stolen valuable technology from Avago Technologies and Skyworks Solutions to benefit a People’s Republic of China University. The allegation that Chinese professors have stolen technology and trade secrets from American companies to benefit China is bound to cast a shadow on Chinese President Xi Jinping’s

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US underscores “two nation solution” coinciding with the Israeli elections

Lalit Shastri US Administration is obviously keeping its fingers crossed while the world waits for the outcome of the Israeli election results that would come in tomorrow but at the same time it is not silent when it comes to reasserting that “the only way to have peace and stability in the region is for

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Barack Obama discusses visit to India with Nawaz Sharif

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC: US President Thursday talked on phone with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif of Pakistan and discussed with him his recently concluded visit to India. During his talk with Sharif, the US president noted the United States supports all efforts by both nations (India and Pakistan) to improve ties. President Obama also discussed

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US condemns terrorist attacks in Egypt

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC, Jan. 30: The United States has strongly condemned the latest terrorist attacks in Egypt’s North Sinai Governorate in which at least twenty nine Egyptian citizens were killed and dozens others wounded. In the first major outburst of violence after the main militant Islamist group active in the Sinai region came out

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