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U.S., North Korea to resume search for remains from Korean War

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that talks on Sunday between U.S. and North Korean officials to discuss the return of remains of U.S. service members killed in...

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At least five killed in suspected suicide blast close to Afghanistan government ministry in Kabul

Kabul: An apparent suicide attack close to a government ministry in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday killed at least five people as staff were leaving the office in the evening rush hour, officia...

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India, Pakistan To Hold Anti-Terror Drill In Russia Next Month

India and Pakistan will be part of a mega anti-terror drill in Russia next month which is being organised by the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) with an aim to expand cooperation among the ...

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India, Pakistan to be part of anti-terror Shanghai Cooperation Organisation drill in Russia

Militaries of India and Pakistan will be part of a mega anti-terror drill in Russia next month which is being organised by the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) with an aim to expand cooperat...

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Civilian Deaths In Afghanistan Hit Record High: United Nations

The number of civilians killed in Afghanistan reached a record in the first half of the year, despite last month's ceasefire, with a surge in suicide attacks claimed by ISIS, the United Nations sai...

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Civilian deaths in Afghanistan hit record as suicide attacks surge

The number of civilians killed in Afghanistan reached a record in the first half of the year, despite last month’s ceasefire, with a surge in suicide attacks claimed by Islamic State, the United Na...

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