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US Secretary of State, Pompeo, arrives, Doha, signing, pact, Taliban

US Secretary of State Pompeo arrives in Doha for signing of pact with Talib...

02 February, 2020 2:43 pm 2:43 pm

DOHA (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Doha on Saturday to witness a US troop withdrawal deal that could end the war in Afghanistan. Pompeo arrived in Qatar’s capital on a flight from Washington after refueling in Germany, according to a pool report. The signing ceremony between the United States and … Read More


US, Taliban, agreement, Feb 29, violence, cut, pact

US, Taliban say they will sign agreement on Feb 29 following violence cut p...

02 February, 2020 5:49 pm 5:49 pm

KABUL/WASHINGTON/PESHAWAR (Reuters) – The United States and the Taliban will sign an agreement on Feb. 29 at the end of a week long period of violence reduction in Afghanistan, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and the Taliban said on Friday. Afghan, international and Taliban forces will observe the reduced violence period beginning at midnight … Read More


Iran, new, nuclear, threats, reverse, steps, pact

Iran makes new nuclear threats that would reverse steps in pact

07 July, 2019 4:21 pm 4:21 pm

GENEVA/DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran threatened on Monday to restart deactivated centrifuges and ramp up enrichment of uranium to 20 percent purity as its next potential big moves away from a 2015 nuclear agreement that Washington abandoned last year. The threats, made by Tehran’s nuclear agency spokesman, would go far beyond the small steps Iran has … Read More


Iran, uranium, enrichment, nuclear, pact, limit, Rouhani

Iran to boost uranium enrichment level above nuclear pact’s limit: Ro...

07 July, 2019 10:26 pm 10:26 pm

GENEVA (Reuters) – Iran will boost its uranium enrichment after July 7 to whatever levels it needs beyond the cap set in the landmark 2015 nuclear deal, President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday, while calling on Washington to rejoin the pact. Iran announced this week it has stockpiled more low-enriched uranium than is permitted under … Read More