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US outlines troops drawdown in Europe


February 17th, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 17 (IANS) US Thursday outlined planned changes in the American military presence in Europe, cutting about 10,000 forces stationed there.The army will inactivate its Germany-based 170th and 172nd ... Read more...

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Russia rejects US presence in Afghanistan after UN mandate expires


October 7th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 7 (IANS) Russia will not agree to US military presence in Afghanistan after the expiry of a UN Security Council mandate, Russian envoy to NATO Dmitry Rogozin said ... Read more...

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Both US and Pak will fail in fight against terrorism if not together: Gilani


April 18th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr 18(ANI): Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has insisted that Pakistan and the United States have to fight terrorism in a combined manner, and warned that both risk failing if ... Read more...

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Iraqis stage demonstration after Gates ‘US military to stay for years’ remark


April 10th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Baghdad, Apr 10 (ANI): Thousands of Iraqis staged protest demanding an end to the American military presence in their country, a day after US Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates suggested that American ... Read more...

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John Kerry Does Not Attach Too Much Significance To The Leaked Documents Of The American Military On The Afghanistan War


July 27th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, July 27, 2010 (Just Flashed): Confidential papers of the American military had seeped out over the weekend that illustrated, in a detailed manner, the difficulties and the obstacles that the American ... Read more...

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The American Senate Transports The Afghan ‘War Finances’ Legislation Back To The House


July 23rd, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, July 23, 2010 (Just Flashed): The American Senate on Thursday endorsed the finances for President Barack Obama's tactic of augmenting the American military presence in Afghanistan. Nonetheless, the Senate declined ... Read more...

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Al-Qaida No. 3, Mustafa Abu al-Yazid, Liquidated In An American Missile Assault


June 2nd, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 2, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Mustafa Abu al-Yazid, the No.3 male in the hierarchy of Al-Qaida, has been liquidated in an American missile assault in Pakistan's tribal areas in the ... Read more...

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Defense Secretary Gates says US will be in Afghanistan for ‘a few years’


August 14th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug.14 (ANI): U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates has said there is a possibility of an increased American military presence in Afghanistan, but warned that such a move would stretch military ... Read more...

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Obama, McCain present conflicting strategies on Iraq


October 6th, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.6 (ANI): Presidential candidates Barack Obama and John McCain have presented conflicting visions of how they plan to shrink American military presence in Iraq. According to a New York Times report, ... Read more...

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US, Iraqi negotiators agree on 2011 withdrawal


August 22nd, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Baghdad, Aug. 22 (ANI): American and Iraqi negotiators have agreed to the withdrawal of all U.S. combat forces from the country by the end of 2011. According to the Washington Post, Iraqi ... Read more...

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Bush’’s U-turn on timetable for withdrawal of US troops from Iraq


July 19th, 2008 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 19 (ANI): In what can be termed as a concession of sorts, U.S. President George W. Bush has reportedly agreed to "a general time horizon" for withdrawing American troops ... Read more...

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Iraqis hope Obama will be US President, but sceptical about his troop withdrawal plan


July 17th, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 17 (ANI): Iraqis "would be very happy" to see Barack Obama elected as president of the United States in November, but have termed his troop withdrawal plan as ... Read more...

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Less than 100 American soldiers in Pakistan: US official


February 7th, 2008 - 11:58 am ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 7 (ANI): US Assistant Secretary of Defence for Special Operations and Low-Intensity Conflict Mike Vickers has said that the American military presence in Pakistan is less than 100 personnel. US military ... Read more...

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US may enlist Pak tribes to combat al Qaeda


November 19th, 2007 - 1:24 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): The US military has proposed the enlisting of tribal leaders to contain the Taliban and al Qaeda, senior US military officials have revealed.If this proposal is accepted, ... Read more...

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