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India, Japan ink agreements on nuke cooperation, high speed train, defense

This shows that the two nations are moving in the right direction", said Prime Minister Modi at Business Leaders Forum, which was also attended by his Japanese ...


U.S. Airstrikes Hit Afghan Taliban

Combined with the US airstrikes and the presence of USA special forces soldiers, who have been on the ground in Helmand for at least a week, Afghan officials we...


Sangin district of Afghanistan now nearly entirely under Taliban control

Afghan commanders have called for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation back up after the Taliban claimed to have taken control of the strategic town of Sangin. Th...


Fighting Rages In Helmand

President Barack Obama in October announced that thousands of United States troops would remain in Afghanistan past 2016, backpedaling on previous plans to redu...


We're ready for regime talks but without Assad: Syrian rebels

It also stated that participants at the talks backed a " democratic mechanism through a pluralistic regime that represents all sectors of the Syrian people ". A...


Greek parliament urges MPs to recognize Palestine

Parliament speaker Nikos Voutsis said that all parties in the assembly supported the move. "Greek parliament's initiative further contributes to the foundation ...