Tag archive for ‘USA’
Kurdish parties in Syria during a PYD organized rally in 2016. (archives)
By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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U.S. doesn’t support Kurdish independence in Syria and the greater region: Satterfield

nsnbc : The United States does not support Kurdish independence in Syria or the greater region said David Satterfield, Acting Assistant Secretary for Near Eastern Affairs for the State Department. Kurdish parties More...

By nsnbc On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

U.S. Senate voted to ban Russian Kaspersky Lab software

nsnbc : The U.S. Senate voted on Monday to ban Russian cyber-security company Kaspersky Lab software from U.S. government systems over suspected ties to Russian security services. Last week the administration of More...

NATO troops in Afghanistan (archives)
By nsnbc On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

US is sending some 3,000 more troops to Afghanistan

nsnbc : Defense Secretary James Mattis says the United States is sending around 3,000 additional troops to Afghanistan, and increase of 25 percent in the number of U.A.-American forces there. NATO troops in Afghanistan More...

US Embassy_Havana_Cuba_(archives)
By nsnbc On Monday, September 18th, 2017

U.S. is considering the possibility of closing its embassy in Cuba: Tillerson

nsnbc : U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Sunday that Washington is considering the possibility of closing its embassy in the Cuban capital Havana. The review comes in the wake of a “mysterious More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, September 15th, 2017

Kaspersky Lab chief to testify before U.S. Congress

nsnbc : Eugene Kaspersky, the head of the Russian cyber-security company Kaspersky Lab, said he will testify before the U.S.’ House of Representatives. His statement came a day after government agencies were More...

By nsnbc On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

U.S. bans Russian Kaspersky Lab products over security concerns

nsnbc : U.S.’ government agencies have been ordered to remove products from the Russian Kaspersky Lab cyber-security firm within three months. The company has come under scrutiny over suspected ties to Russian More...

Lattice Semiconductor_Oregon_USA_archives
By nsnbc On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Trump blocked Chinese acqusition of Lattice Semiconductor on national security grounds

nsnbc : U.S. President Donald Trump, on Wednesday, blocked the Chinese government-financed firm Canyon Bridge Capital Partners from acquiring the Oregon based Lattice Semiconductor. Trump invoked national security More...

Photo courtesy Arizona Air National Guard 162nd Wing (archives)
By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Iraqi F-16 pilot involved in fatal crash in Arizona

nsnbc : The Iraqi Air Force confirmed that one of its pilots died in a crash while on a training flight in Arizona, USA. The U.S. F-16 warplane piloted by an Iraqi pilot crashed while on a training mission in More...

May 16, 2017_Washington D.C._Erdogan's terror Turks_Presidential bodyguards kick and beat up peaceul protesters
By nsnbc On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

U.S. indicted 15 of Erdogan’s “Terror Turks”

nsnbc : A grand jury, on Tuesday, indicted 19 people including 15 Turkish security officials, in connection with a violent brawl in Washington, between Kurdish protesters and President R. Tayyip Erdogan’s More...

By nsnbc On Saturday, August 26th, 2017

Suspected Pakistani drug kingpin Asif Hafeez, arrested in UK, faces extradition to the United States

nsnbc : The 58-year-old Pakistani national Asif Hafeez was arrested in London and faces extradition to the United States on charges that carry at least 30 years in prison, prosecutors in New York announced on Friday. Asif More...