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Arshad Mohammed

Arshad Mohammed

    Israel agrees to extend Gaza truce
    Israel agrees to extend Gaza truce
    Israel has agreed to extend by four hours a humanitarian truce agreed with Hamas and other armed groups in the Gaza Strip on Saturday, according...
    Kerry shifts tone, says Iran could help with Syrian peace talks
    Kerry shifts tone, says Iran could help with Syrian peace talks
    The United States on Sunday appeared for the first time to hold out the possibility that Iran might play a role on the sidelines of a Syria peace...
    We condemn both: Mugabe says Gaddafi's death as tragic as US envoy's
    We condemn both: Mugabe says Gaddafi's death as tragic as US envoy's
    Speaking firmly during his scathing critique of US, UN and Nato actions, if occasionally stumbling over words, the 88-year-old president accused the...
    US signals Afghanistan not to be abandoned as war winds down
    US signals Afghanistan not to be abandoned as war winds down
    The United States has named Afghanistan a major non-Nato ally, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said on Saturday, a move that could reinforce...
    Palestinian statehood bid: Miracle, muddle or mess?
    Palestinian statehood bid: Miracle, muddle or mess?
    There appear to be three possible outcomes to the Palestinian plan on Friday to seek full UN membership: a miracle, a muddle, and a mess.
    US calls for Syrian oil and gas boycott
    US calls for Syrian oil and gas boycott
    The United States on Friday for the first time called on countries to stop buying Syrian oil and gas as it sought to build pressure on Syrian...
    US dismisses Gaddafi threat to attack Europe
    US dismisses Gaddafi threat to attack Europe
    US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton stepped up Western calls on Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to quit, brushing off his threat to attack...
    Gaddafi vows to attack Europe
    Gaddafi vows to attack Europe
    Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi vowed to attack "homes, offices and families" in Europe in revenge for Nato airstrikes but United States Secretary of...
    Veteran United States diplomat Richard Holbrooke dies
    Veteran United States diplomat Richard Holbrooke dies
    Richard Holbrooke, the United States diplomat who brokered the accord that ended the war in Bosnia and served as US special representative for...
    Veteran US diplomat Richard Holbrooke dies, aged 69
    Veteran US diplomat Richard Holbrooke dies, aged 69
    Richard Holbrooke, the United States diplomat who brokered the accord that ended the war in Bosnia and served as US special representative for...
    US, allies plot N Korea strategy -- without China
    US, allies plot N Korea strategy -- without China
    Japanese, South Korean and United States foreign ministers meet on Monday to plot strategy towards an increasingly provocative North Korea in the...
    US regrets leaks, says it will tighten security
    US regrets leaks, says it will tighten security
    The US government said on Monday it deeply regretted the release of any classified information and would tighten security to prevent leaks such as...