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Pompeo makes unannounced visit to Afghanistan enroute New Delhi

Pompeo makes unannounced visit to Afghanistan enroute New Delhi

Kabul, Jun 25 (UNI) Ahead of peace talks between Taliban and the US aimed at finding a political settlement to end the 18-year-old war in Afghanistan, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday made a surprise visit to the war-torn nation.

Mr Pompeo held consultations with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani during an unannounced visit to Kabul on Tuesday.Talks with the Taliban and the security situation ahead of Afghan presidential polls in September figured in the discussions.

The US Secretary of State stopped over on his way to New Delhi for meetings with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other officials.

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Jaishankar meets Afghan NSA Hamdullah Mohib

Jaishankar meets Afghan NSA Hamdullah Mohib

23 Oct 2019 | 5:51 PM

Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct 23 (UNI) External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar on Wednesday held a meeting with Afghanistan National Security Advisor Hamdullah Mohib and both discussed matters concerning the security scenario in details.

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Dr Jaishankar makes a strong case for  reformed multi-lateralism

Dr Jaishankar makes a strong case for reformed multi-lateralism

23 Oct 2019 | 5:19 PM

Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct 23 (UNI) India on Wednesday made a strong pitch for reforms in multi-lateral bodies, including Non Aligned Movement, and said the current arrangements and working methods ought to be 'revitalised'.

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Thirty-nine bodies found in truck container in London: Police

Thirty-nine bodies found in truck container in London: Police

23 Oct 2019 | 4:34 PM

London, Oct 23 (UNI) British police found 39 dead bodies in a truck container in east of London on Wednesday. Police said the truck container was believed to have recently arrived in the UK from Bulgaria and the truck driver, a 25-year-old man has also been arrested on suspicion of murder.

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China planning to replace Hong Kong leader Lam: FT

China planning to replace Hong Kong leader Lam: FT

23 Oct 2019 | 10:27 AM

Hong Kong, Oct 23 (UNI) China plans to replace Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam with an 'interim' chief executive, the Financial Times reported, citing people briefed on the deliberations, which would bring to a close Lam’s rule after months of pro-democracy protests.

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Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party retains power but fails to secure majority in Canada

22 Oct 2019 | 9:25 PM

Ottawa, Oct 22 (UNI) Justin Trudeau's Liberal Party has retained power but failed to secure a majority in Canadian parliamentary polls.

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