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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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B'desh FAM summons UN resident coordinator over Abrar remarks

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Dhaka, Oct 13 (UNI) Bangladesh Foreign Affairs Ministry has summoned UN resident coordinator in Dhaka, Mia Seppo, over the intergovernmental organisation’s statement on the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad.

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After this year’s Climate Action Summit, what next?

After this year’s Climate Action Summit, what next?

13 Oct 2019 | 2:36 PM

United Nations, Oct 13 (UNI) People across the world need to embrace “fundamental change” in order to combat climate change and meet the target of restricting the increase in global temperatures to 1.

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Chinese Prez announces Rs 56 billion assistance for Nepal over next two years

Chinese Prez announces Rs 56 billion assistance for Nepal over next two years

13 Oct 2019 | 2:30 PM

Kathmandu, Oct 13 (UNI) Chinese President Xi Jinping, who has held the crucial round of Informal Summit deliberations with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Mamallapuram in Tamil Nadu, has said he was impressed by the "love" and cordial relations between Nepal and China.

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Imran Khan embarks on Iran visit to ease Tehran-Riyadh tension

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13 Oct 2019 | 2:26 PM

Islamabad, Oct 13 (UNI) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan left for Iran on Sunday on a one-day visit as part of his initiative to promote peace and security in the region, officials said.

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Death toll rises to 19 as Typhoon Hagibis lashes Japan

Death toll rises to 19 as Typhoon Hagibis lashes Japan

13 Oct 2019 | 2:03 PM

Tokya, Oct 13 (UNI) At least 19 people have died, and another 16 missing as of 130 hrs (local time) on Sunday as Typhoon Hagibis ripped through Japan, including the Tokyo metropolitan area, leaving more than 140,000 households in Tokyo and regions close by without power.

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