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Most Americans oppose Israeli strike on Iran

March 14th, 2012 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 14 (IANS) Seventy-five percent of Americans oppose Israel conducting a military strike against Iran's nuclear programme, says a survey.Nearly seven out of 10 favour negotiating with Iran, a ... Read more...

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We won’t tolerate Pakistani safe havens: Hillary Clinton

October 21st, 2011 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) Making clear the United States was not buying Pakistan's explanation of hedging against India, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has bluntly told its key ally ... Read more...

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Taliban claim to control Haqqani network

September 28th, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Sep 27 (IANS/AKI) The Taliban said Tuesday they - and not Pakistan - control the Haqqani network in Afghanistan, and denied having any links with Islamabad."All military and ... Read more...

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Khar expected to focus on terror in UN address

September 27th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 27 (IANS) Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar is expected to focus on Pakistan's efforts to combat terrorism in her maiden address at the UN General Assembly Tuesday, it ... Read more...

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Pakistan mulls cutting NATO supply transit

September 24th, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 23 (IANS) Pakistan is weighing options to suspend transit of NATO supplies to Afghanistan, a media report said Friday.Pakistan is mulling the action after US Defence Secretary Leon ... Read more...

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Leaked Afghan war logs include capture of ‘Lady Al Qaeda’

July 28th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 28 (ANI): Afghan war logs leaked by the web site WikiLeaks include one classified document on Aafia Siddiqui, also known as 'Lady Al Qaeda', who has been convicted of ... Read more...

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‘Al Qaeda poised for large-scale terror attack on America by July’

February 3rd, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb. 3 (ANI): Dennis C. Blair, President Obama's director of national intelligence, has warned that Al Qaeda and its affiliates may attempt a large-scale attack on American soil within the next ... Read more...

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Obama links Christmas Day plane attack to Al Qaeda

January 2nd, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 2 (IANS) President Barack Obama has, for the first time, publicly linked the suspect who tried to blow up a US-bound passenger plane on Christmas Day to ... Read more...

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Islamic terrorists hack into CIA Predator drones using $25.95 software

December 18th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 18 (ANI): Islamic terrorists have been able to hack into CIA state-of-the-art Predator drones with the help of just a 25.95 dollar off-the-shelf software, raising fears of remote control operated ... Read more...

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US re-designates Algerian group as terrorist body

October 28th, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) The United States has re-designated Algerian-based group Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), an Islamist militia that aims to overthrow the Algerian government and institute an Islamic ... Read more...

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Obama’s cyberdefence plan raises privacy concerns

June 13th, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 13 (ANI): President Barack Obama's plan to create a new Pentagon cyber command to protect the US from cyber attacks is raising significant privacy and diplomatic concerns.Unveiling the ... Read more...

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Pentagon orders stepping up raids on terrorists in Pak to thwart any attack on US

September 29th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London , Sept 29 (ANI): With the objective of thwarting any concerted attack form the Taliban or the Al Qaeda forces on the US ahead of the November 4 election, the ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda calls for strike against Israel, US

March 24th, 2008 - 4:13 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Cairo, March 24 (Xinhua) Al Qaeda's No 2 leader Ayman al-Zawahri has called for attacks on Israeli and American targets to avenge Israel's raids on the Gaza Strip. Zawahri made the call ... Read more...

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