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Tabassum Zakaria

Tabassum Zakaria

    As drone monopoly frays, Obama seeks global rules
    As drone monopoly frays, Obama seeks global rules
    The United States was the first to use unmanned aircraft fitted with missiles to kill militant suspects in the years after the September 11 2001,...
    Pakistan spy chief's visit to US 'went very well'
    Pakistan spy chief's visit to US 'went very well'
    United States and Pakistani spy chiefs made progress in mending rifts in a relationship that had soured over the US raid that killed al-Qaeda...
    Obama's use of fear card may backfire
    Obama's use of fear card may backfire
    President Barack Obama may think words like "catastrophe," "crisis" and "disaster" will help sell his economic rescue plans, but US history has...
    Bush exits White House, goes home to Texas
    Bush exits White House, goes home to Texas
    George Bush bid farewell to Washington politics on Tuesday, leaving with little fanfare as the United States turned its attention to new President...
    Bush buys time on bailout plan
    Bush buys time on bailout plan
    President George Bush said on Saturday that benefits from the recently passed financial bailout would take time to show up in the US economy.
    Bush pledges swift aid to hurricane-hit Texas
    Bush pledges swift aid to hurricane-hit Texas
    United States President George Bush pledged swift federal aid for millions of storm-struck Texans on Tuesday as the energy hub of Houston and other...
    Dick Cheney makes Iraq visit
    Dick Cheney makes Iraq visit
    United States Vice-President Dick Cheney, an architect of the US-led invasion of Iraq, made an unannounced visit to Baghdad on Monday to assess the...
    Africa: A bright spot in Bush's foreign policy
    Africa: A bright spot in Bush's foreign policy
    United States President George Bush travels this week to Africa, one of the few regions where he can claim globally recognised successes for...
    Bush to reaffirm strong ties with Saudi Arabia
    Bush to reaffirm strong ties with Saudi Arabia
    United States President George Bush heads to Saudi Arabia on Monday to encourage support for Israeli-Palestinian peacemaking by the Arab powerbroker and seek help maintaining American pressure on Iran....
    True to form, Bush refuses to budge on Iran
    True to form, Bush refuses to budge on Iran
    United States President George Bush is not known for changing his mind. Unmoved by the collective wisdom of the US intelligence community, he still...
    Bush, Sarkozy find common ground against Iran
    Bush, Sarkozy find common ground against Iran
    The United States and French presidents forged a common front against Iran's nuclear ambitions on Wednesday, signalling a further warming of...
    Bush to focus on Burma, not Iran, in UN speech
    Bush to focus on Burma, not Iran, in UN speech
    President George Bush is set to announce new United States sanctions against Burma over human rights as the annual United Nations General Assembly...