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Two mass shootings within 24 hours in the US

Newsroom24x7 Network El Paso (Texas)/ Dayton Ohio: After 20 persons were killed and at least 26 others were injured as a gunman opened fire in the walmart store at El Paso in Texas, there was a second mass shooting in the US in less than 24 hours in downtown Dayton, Ohio, where an assailant fired multiple

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Failure to designate Azhar would run counter to the goal of regional stability and peace: US stand on UNSC listing

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: The United States has taken the stand that if China blocks UNSC 1267 listing request for Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar, the failure to designate him as a terrorist would run counter to the goal of achieving regional stability and peace. The US Departmet of State Deputy Spokesperson Robert Palladino said during

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India and US will work together to ensure Pakistan ceases to be a safe haven for JeM and terrorist group

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: India’s National Security Advisor Ajit Doval had a telephone call with his U.S. counterpart Ambassador John Bolton, who initiated the call on 15 February, to express condolences and outrage over the Pulwama attack by Pakistan-based terrorist group Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM). Ambassador Bolton supported India’s right to self-defence against cross-border terrorism. He offered

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Trump-Kim agree for complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula

Newsroom24x7 Network Singapore: U.S. President Donald Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un of North Korean today (12 June 2018) made history by pledging to work for complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula while Washington committed to providing security guarantees for its old enemy.   We overcame past prejudices to be here today: Kim Jong Un Remarks by

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Trump-Kim summit is a mission of peace: Mike Pompeo

Newsroom24x7 Network Singapore: President Trump’s summit with Chairman Kim Jong Un of North Korea is truly a mission of peace as President Donald Trump said on Saturday. This is how the US Secreyart of State Mike Pompeo descrribed the summit in his opening statement during a press briefing at JW Mariott here on June 11

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Chemical attack in Syria: US, France announce joint response

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington/Paris: President Donald J. Trump and French President, Emmanuel Macron, have announced a strong, joint response following reports of a chemical attack last weekend by the Syrian government and it’s allies, including Russia, on the suburb of Douma in Syria dominated by the Opposition, where rescuers reported at least forty-two dead, including women

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“Norway has supported US efforts to defeat ISIS and sent the right messages to North Korea”

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: “Norway has been ever so supportive of the US efforts to defeat terrorism, the defeat of ISIS, and have also been very supportive of efforts to send the right messages to North Korea.” This was stated by the US Secretary of State Rex W Tillerson as he welcomed the Norwegian Foreign

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US asks Iran to reverse religious leader Taheri’s conviction and death sentence

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: The US has asked the Iranian Government to take whatever steps necessary to reverse the conviction and death sentence to Mohammad Ali Taheri, the founder of an Iranian spiritual movement. The US call comes following reports that an Iranian court has sentenced Taheri to death on charges of founding a religious

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Pakistan gives safe haven to agents of chaos, violence and terror: Donald Trump

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: After having studying Afghanistan in great detail and from every angle and following many meetings, over many months, the US President Donald Trump held a final meeting last Friday at Camp David, with his Cabinet and Generals, to complete the US strategy vis-a-vis Afghanistan. Trump has concluded that the security threats

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US-North Korea standoff: Chair of Centre for Global Nonkilling writes to UN Secretary General as war clouds gather

Newsroom24x7 Staff Honolulu: The Chair of the Governing Council of the Centre for Global Nonkilling (CGNK) Anoop Swarup has drawn the attention of the UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to the dangers of an all out but avoidable war in view of North Korean President Kim Jong-Un’s bombastic declarations and US President Donald Trump’s aggressive retaliatory

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Global Entrepreneurship Summit will focus on supporting women entrepreneurs

Women First, Prosperity for All Newsroom24x7 Staff Washington DC: The United States and India will co-host the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) November 28-30 in Hyderabad, India. Advisor to the US President Ivanka Trump will lead the United States’ delegation to the Summit, which will focus on supporting women entrepreneurs and fostering economic growth globally. //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js

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US urges Russia to respect Georgia’s sovereignty

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: The United States views the visit of President Putin to the Russian occupied Georgian territory of Abkhazia as inappropriate and inconsistent with the principles underlying the Geneva International Discussions, to which Russia is a party. //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In a statement on Wednesday (9 August 2017), the US

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US President’s Special Envoy to the Global Coalition against ISIS blasts the so-called “caliphate” in Iraq and Syria

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: US President’s Special Envoy to the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, Brett McGurk said here on Friday (4 August 2017) that in part of Syria and Iraq, ISIS has been kicked out of key terrain that they had held. At a special briefing, McGurk said: “When ISIS really arrived on the

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Cocaine use and overdose deaths in the United States are on the rise

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington, DC: After years of progress in combating coca cultivation and cocaine production, Colombia is once again the world’s largest producer of cocaine and is the origin of approximately 90 percent of the cocaine seized in the United States, according to the DEA Cocaine Signature Program. This was underscored by William R. Brownfield,

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