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US closely monitoring legislation on new territorial status of Kashmir: Sta...

08 August, 2019 7:41 am 7:41 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – The US State Department Wednesday said they are closely following India’s legislation about new territorial status and governance of Jammu and Kashmir- hours after Pakistan expelled the Indian envoy and downgraded its diplomatic ties. The developments came after the Indian Parliament on Tuesday approved a resolution abrogating special status to occupied Kashmir … Read More



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Pompeo says nothing’s changed on North Korea talks – ‘It&...

04 April, 2019 8:30 am 8:30 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said US diplomatic efforts will continue toward the goal of denuclearization of North Korea, a day after a North Korean official said it no longer wanted to deal with him in talks. “Nothing has changed. We’ll continue to work to negotiate; still in charge of the team. … Read More



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Pakistan rejects US State Department’s profiling on religious freedom...

12 December, 2018 9:54 am 9:54 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan has rejected the US State Department’s unilateral and politically motivated pronouncement released today in the context of its annual religious freedom report. Besides the clear biases reflected from these designations, there are serious questions on the credentials and impartiality of the self-proclaimed jury involved in this unwarranted exercise. According to … Read More



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US regrets closure of 18 INGOs in Pakistan, says Heather Nauert

12 December, 2018 8:48 am 8:48 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – US State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert has regretted the closure of 18 international nongovernmental organizations (INGOs) in Pakistan. In a statement on Tuesday, she said that the United States recognizes the vital role that international nongovernmental organizations (1NG0s) play in Pakistan, in partnership with Pakistani institutions, on causes ranging from disaster … Read More



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FM Qureshi, Mike Pompeo discuss bilateral ties, Afghanistan situation

10 October, 2018 12:01 am 12:01 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Tuesday called on US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at US State Department on Tuesday. They discussed bilateral relations, situation in the region and Afghanistan. The minister also had an important meeting with US National Security Adviser John Bolton. Both discussed the regional security in … Read More



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US to sharply limit refugee flows to 30,000 in 2019

09 September, 2018 9:39 am 9:39 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the United States would cap the number of refugees allowed into the country at 30,000 for fiscal-year 2019, a sharp drop from a limit of 45,000 it set for 2018. “We proposed resettling up to 30,000 refugees under the new refugee ceiling as well as … Read More



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Need for Pakistan to take decisive measures against terrorists: Pompeo

09 September, 2018 8:56 pm 8:56 pm

WASHINGTON (Web Desk) – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has emphasized the important role Pakistan could play in bringing about a negotiated peace in Afghanistan, and conveyed the need for Pakistan to take sustained and decisive measures against terrorists and militants threatening regional peace and stability. This was stated by US State Department Spokesperson … Read More



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US statement on PM-Pompeo phone call factually incorrect: FO

08 August, 2018 10:02 am 10:02 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Dr Muhammad Faisal, the Foreign Office spokesman, has categorically rejected ‘factually incorrect’ statement issued by US State Dept on Thursday’s phone call between Prime Minister Imran Khan and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. In a statement, he said that there was no mention at all in the conversation about terrorists … Read More



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Pakistani govt to decide who next army chief is: US

11 November, 2016 12:07 pm 12:07 pm

WASHINGTON (92 News) – US State Department Spokesman John Kirby has on Wednesday said that only the Pakistan government would decide who would be the next Chief of Army Staff (COAS) of the country’s armed forces. Addressing daily news briefing in Washington, he said that Pakistan is a sovereign state and is independent in its … Read More



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US condemns Quetta terror attack in Quetta

10 October, 2016 9:26 am 9:26 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – The United States has condemned the terror attack on a police training academy in Quetta, which claimed 60 lives and left more than 165 wounded. US State Department Spokesman John Kirby said that they stood with the people and government of Pakistan at this difficult hour and they would continue to … Read More



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No evidence of Pakistan’s involvement in Mumbai attacks: US

10 October, 2016 10:42 am 10:42 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – US State Department Spokesman John Kirby said Thursday that there are no evidence of Mumbai attacks against Pakistan and the US continue to want to see perpetrators of Mumbai attack brought to justice. Addressing the media in Washington, he said that the US will continue to work with Pakistan to eliminate … Read More



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Pakistan rejects US demand for limiting N-program

09 September, 2016 10:13 am 10:13 am

NEW YORK (92 News) – Pakistan’s permanent representative to United Nations Dr Maleeha Lodhi has on Wednesday said that Pakistan has rejected the US demand to limit its nuclear program on unilateral basis. Briefing the media persons in New York, she said that the prime minister clarified the US Secretary of State John Kerry that … Read More



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