President Trump Formally Invites PM Khan to White House, As Taliban-U.S. Talks Inch America Closer to Withdrawing From Afghanistan

“Our Afghan strategy shall be based on ground realities and not on arbitrary timetables” PKONWEB —…

Trump Stresses On Unity In ‘Salute to America’ Speech in Washington, DC

“Very soon, we will plant the American flag on Mars” DESPARDES — Surrounded by U.S. weaponry…

Former Executive of Arif Naqvi’s Abraaj Group Pleads Guilty to U.S. Charges in Plea Bargain

“I share responsibility for what happened,” Abdel-Wadood said. “I regret my involvement more deeply than anyone…

U.S. Electoral Map Bias May Worsen as Gerrymandering Battle Shifts to States

The U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling that federal judges have no power to police partisan gerrymandering –…

Gulf of Oman Tanker Attacks: US Says “Iran Did it”, UK Says Iranian Regime “Almost Certainly” Behind it

DESPARDES — “… here we go again … déjà vu … Iraq anyone?,” said a recent…

Record U.S. Trade Deficit In 2018: $891B On Trump’s Watch (Infographics)

Record U.S. trade deficit in 2018 reflects failure of Trump’s trade policies DESPARDES News Monitor —…

U.S Army Prepares to Test Hypersonic Weapon in 2020

The announcement comes amid reports that the Russians are a step ahead with its hypersonic missile.…

Trump Russia Probe: ‘Mueller Will Testify Before Congress’

“We want him to testify openly….and we’ll make that happen,” House Judiciary Committee chairman Nadler said…

Trade Fears Erase Over $2Tr From Global Stocks in May

DESPARDES News Monitor — President Donald Trump has opened a new front in his ongoing tariff…