President Donald Trump’s administration has released $250 million in military aid for Ukraine, U.S. senators said on Thursday, after lawmakers from both parties expressed concern that the White House had held up money approved by Congress.
WASHINGTON: Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United States Ali Jahangir Siddiqui says Pakistan has chalked out a 15-month time frame to come out of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) grey list. In an interview with a foreign media outlet, he said his main focus has been on promoting trade and economic ties with Washington. Mr. Siddiqui said Pakistan has development cooperation with China, adding that both China and the US are equally important for it. To a question, he said terrorist activities in Pakistan have…
WASHINGTON: U.S. lawmakers are looking to use a defence policy bill to increase restrictions on military aid for Pakistan, expressing frustration with what they see as Islamabad's failure to crack down on Afghanistan's militant Haqqani network.
BEIRUT: The United States delivered more than $25 million worth of military aid including heavy artillery to the Lebanese army on Sunday to help it fight jihadist groups which have repeatedly battled with security forces near the Syrian border.