Weakened by pro-Iran factions at home, Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al Kadhemi will meet with US President Joe Biden on Monday to discuss a possible full US troop withdrawal from his country. The White House talks between the two allies come
The initiative, called the Guidance for Development for Alliances and Partnerships (GDAP), comes just two weeks before the presidential election that, if President Donald Trump loses, could see Esper replaced in January.
Our lives would have been an incomplete exercise and a wobbly sojourn without the active presence of women. We are all here because of women, our mothers. Yet a day doesn’t go without reports about the victimisation of women. And they emerge from across the world.
In Afghanistan, death always stalks the common man, either while he is walking the streets or travelling. Either he gets killed by a bomb, or the coronavirus kills him. The upcoming departure of American troops from Afghanistan has only heightened the feeling
Like thousands of Afghan translators who served with NATO forces, Nazir Ahmad fears for his life as the US-led alliance scrambles to pull out of the country in the coming weeks. “The situation is deteriorating now as foreign forces leave,” he told AFP in Kabul. “We are scared of the
Lloyd Austin is planning to meet President Volodymyr Zelensky and Defence Minister Andriy Taran, less than two months after both came to Washington to meet President Joe Biden, seeking assurances of US support.
President Joe Biden’s top Pentagon leaders are expected to face some of the most contentious hearings, in their first public testimony since the US completed its withdrawal from Afghanistan, this week.
The Pentagon has retreated from its defence of a drone strike that killed multiple civilians in Afghanistan last month, announcing that a review revealed that only civilians were killed in the attack, not an Daesh extremist as first believed.
A senior Pentagon official held talks with the Chinese military for the first time since President Joe Biden took office in January to focus on managing risk between the two countries.