Can Biden afford dragging South Asia towards strategic instability?

The United States emerged as the wealthiest nation from World War II and shaped a “rules-based order,” which is under stress with China’s steady...

America’s ‘Manifest Destiny’ pt-1: A Titanic about to hit two icebergs simultaneously

‘The spectator who casts a mournful view over the ruins of ancient Rome is tempted to accuse the memory of the Goths and Vandals...

Afghan leader Hekmatyar warns US against quitting peace deal

Former Afghan Mujahideen leader Gulbuddin Hekmatyar on Sunday slammed the US for what he called an attempt to quit the Doha peace deal with...

Biden to soon make his decision on Iran nuclear deal

US President Joe Biden ran supporting a return to diplomacy with Iran but made clear he will not be rushed into re-entering a 2015...

White House has yet to reveal the date for Biden-Netanyahu call

President Joe Biden will talk "soon" with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu but has no specific plan to do so yet, the White House...

US government’s “India’s Jammu & Kashmir” tweet disappoints Pakistan

The US State Department’s “India’s Jammu & Kashmir” tweet is “inconsistent” with the disputed status of the region, Pakistan’s Foreign Ministry said on Thursday. "We...

Biden announces a new “strong” defense approach to China during Pentagon visit

President Joe Biden announced a review of the US military stance toward China, saying the country needs a "strong" approach, while pledging that his...

US tells Turkey to get rid of the Russian missile system

The United States on Wednesday renewed its call on Turkey to get rid of an advanced Russian air defense system, appearing to reject an...

‘Immediate’ release of Turkish philanthropist ‘Kavala’ demanded by US

The United States on Wednesday called on Turkey to release businessman and philanthropist Osman Kavala, who was arrested for what the US called "specious"...

US virus intelligence was not reliable: WHO Covid mission

US intelligence on the supposed origin of the coronavirus pandemic was not reliable, a member of the special WHO mission to China said Wednesday,...

Here’s how Biden should interact with China 

With the new Biden administration taking office, the US-China relationship is about to turn on a new page. To the US, China used to...

US press urges India to release Kashmiri journalist

The US National Press Club called on Indian authorities Monday to release a Kashmiri journalist who has been jailed for two-and-a-half years. Aasif Sultan, a...