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US general meets Pakistani army officials

July 14th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 14 (IANS) A top US army officer has met Pakistani Army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani and other senior military and security officials during his visit to the ... Read more...

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Double murder-accused American diplomat in Lahore is a “former US Army officer”

February 6th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 6(ANI): The office identity card of Raymond Davis, the double murder-accused US diplomat, who has been detained in Pakistan, shows he is a former US Army officer and a defence ... Read more...

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Pak officials yet to confirm Al-Qaeda’s US-born spokesman’s arrest

March 9th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.9 (ANI): Pakistani authorities are yet to confirm reports regarding the arrest of US-born Al-Qaeda spokesperson, Adam Yahiye Gadahn, who was apparently nabbed in Karachi a few days ago.Gadahn, who is ... Read more...

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Matt Damon says taking up first ‘Bourne’ film was a smart move

March 8th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 8 (ANI): Matt Damon thinks signing the first 'Bourne' film was the smartest move he ever made.All set to play an US Army officer in the new Iraq-set thriller ... Read more...

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American Al-Qaeda leader arrested in Karachi

March 8th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 8(ANI): An American Al-Qaeda leader, Adam Yahiye Gadahn, has been reportedly arrested by Pakistani intelligence officers during the course of a house raid in Karachi.US and Pakistani diplomatic sources in ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda’s Yemen branch planning attacks on US: Paper

December 26th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Detroit, Dec 26 (IANS) The ranking Republican on the US House Intelligence Committee says the suspected terrorist incident at Detroit Metro Airport could provide further evidence of a Yemen-based branch of al-Qaeda ... Read more...

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Helen Mirren nominated for best female lead at Independent Spirit Awards

December 2nd, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): British actor Dame Helen Mirren has been nominated for the best female actress title at the Independent Spirit Awards.Mirren takes on Maria Bello, Nisreen Faour, Gwyneth Paltrow as ... Read more...

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12 killed in US Army base shooting spree (Roundup)

November 6th, 2009 - 6:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 6 (DPA) A US Army officer opened fire on a base in Texas Thursday, killing 11 people before being shot to death by the police. Two other soldiers were ... Read more...

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Iran has enough material to make nuclear bomb: US officer

March 2nd, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 2 (Xinhua) Iran has enough material to build a nuclear bomb, said US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Michael Mullen Sunday. "We think they do, quite frankly," Mullen ... Read more...

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US Army appoints first female four-star general

November 15th, 2008 - 6:57 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 15 (DPA) A US Army officer Friday became the first woman in American history to be promoted to the rank of a four-star general, the highest rank in the service.General ... Read more...

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Pakistani woman indicted for attempted murder in US

September 3rd, 2008 - 8:11 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 3 (DPA) The US government Tuesday indicted a Pakistani woman for attempting to murder American interrogators while she was being held in Afghanistan.Aafia Siddiqui, 36, faces attempted murder charges after ... Read more...

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Pak conveys concerns over terror suspect Dr Aafias worsening health in US prison

August 28th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , Aug 28 (ANI): Following media reports that Pak-American terror suspect Dr Aafia Siddiquis health was worsening by the day inside the US federal prison where she is being held ... Read more...

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US shame still stings 40 years after My Lai massacre

March 15th, 2008 - 11:05 am ICT by admin
By Frank Brandmaier Washington, March 15 (DPA) The soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 11th US Army Brigade, arrived in the morning. Their mission was clear. "The orders were to shoot anything that moved," ... Read more...

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