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US to reduce Afghan aid by $1 billion after Pompeo fails to break impasse

03 March, 2020 1:09 pm 1:09 pm

DOHA/KABUL (Reuter) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced a $1 billion cut in US aid to Afghanistan after he failed to convince Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and his political foe to end a feud that has helped jeopardize a US-led peace effort. The US also is prepared to cut 2021 assistance by the … Read More

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US announces $1 million aid for Pakistan to fight coronavirus

03 March, 2020 9:02 am 9:02 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – US Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells has said that US will provide one million dollars to Pakistan under USAID programme to bolster monitoring and rapid response against coronavirus. In a tweet, Alice Wells said that US and Pakistan both are longstanding partners … Read More

US didn’t block aid, but blocked our spent money: Shah Mahmood

09 September, 2018 9:33 pm 9:33 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that the US has not blocked country’s aid, but blocked the spent money. Reacting to the US decision to suspend the aid on Sunday, he said that America used to give Pakistan aid under head of the America Coalition Support Fund. “In fact it was … Read More