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Business Insider
'Run, Marco!': Rubio is suddenly under intense pressure to seek reelectionRubio to seek a second term with his presidential ambitions dashed — for now.
'Run, Marco!': Rubio is suddenly under intense pressure to seek reelection
Business Insider / Posted a minute ago
Rubio to seek a second term with his presidential ambitions dashed — for now. Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker, the chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on which Rubio serves, put out a strongly worded statement Thursday urging the senator to... Read more
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Roll Call
Rubio Opponents Say He Prefers Fundraisers Over National Securitystories for his campaign in January, April and October. Since Rubio arrived in
Rubio Opponents Say He Prefers Fundraisers Over National Security
Roll Call / Posted 28 minutes ago
stories for his campaign in January, April and October. Since Rubio arrived in the Senate in 2011, he has missed several Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearings dealing with Syria, including one in September during which "The U.S. Role and... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
‘There is no virtue in ignorance’comments have not been limited to the mainstream American press. They were also
‘There is no virtue in ignorance’
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 hours ago
comments have not been limited to the mainstream American press. They were also the gist of recent testimony before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, which is headed by a Republican, Senator Bob Corker of Tennessee. Trump’s derangement... Read more
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SiliconIndia
U.S. Lawmakers Get Preachy Before Modi Visitwith accusations of growing religious intolerance, gender violence, human traff
U.S. Lawmakers Get Preachy Before Modi Visit
SiliconIndia / Posted 3 hours ago
with accusations of growing religious intolerance, gender violence, human trafficking and of all things slavery. As the Senate Foreign Relations Committee met to set the stage for the visit with a discussion on "US-India Relations: Balancing... Read more
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CBS News
Trump changes tune on guy who "couldn't get elected dog catcher"Republican lawmakers also publicly echoed Trump's latest refrain, including Ten
Trump changes tune on guy who "couldn't get elected dog catcher"
CBS News / Posted 5 hours ago
Republican lawmakers also publicly echoed Trump's latest refrain, including Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker, chair of the Senate Foreign Relations committee. On the Senate floor Thursday afternoon, Corker said he "strongly encouraged" Rubio to... Read more
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New Kerala
US lawmakers get preachy before Modi visit - newkerala.com #68677with accusations of growing religious intolerance, gender violence, human traff
US lawmakers get preachy before Modi visit - newkerala.com #68677
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
with accusations of growing religious intolerance, gender violence, human trafficking and of all things slavery. As the Senate Foreign Relations Committee met to set the stage for the visit with a discussion on "US-India Relations: Balancing... Read more
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The Financial Express
US Senate to vote to bolster defence ties with India– had tabled the Advancing US-India Defence Cooperation Act. Senator Marco Rub
US Senate to vote to bolster defence ties with India
The Financial Express / Posted 9 hours ago
– had tabled the Advancing US-India Defence Cooperation Act. Senator Marco Rubio, the former Republican presidential candidate, is another co-sponsor of the bill. It has been sent to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee for necessar... Read more
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The Financial Express
US lawmakers get preachy before Narendra Modi’s visitwith accusations of growing religious intolerance, gender violence, human traff
US lawmakers get preachy before Narendra Modi’s visit
The Financial Express / Posted 9 hours ago
with accusations of growing religious intolerance, gender violence, human trafficking and of all things slavery. As the Senate Foreign Relations Committee met to set the stage for the visit with a discussion on “US-India Relations: Balancing... Read more
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SiliconIndia
U.S. Lawmakers Push For Building Strong Defence Ties With Indiaparticularly as China seeks to gain greater influence in the region," Senator B
U.S. Lawmakers Push For Building Strong Defence Ties With India
SiliconIndia / Posted 11 hours ago
particularly as China seeks to gain greater influence in the region," Senator Bob Corker, Chairman of the powerful Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said during the hearing. "The nature and scope of the US-India relationship has changed... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Marco Rubio set on leaving Senate despite pleas from leadership to run for re-electionago.” Rubio has until June 24 to change his mind and file for a second term. S
Marco Rubio set on leaving Senate despite pleas from leadership to run for re-election
Naples Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
ago.” Rubio has until June 24 to change his mind and file for a second term. Several prominent Republicans, including Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker of Tennessee, would like him to do just that, mindful that Rubio’s... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Marco Rubio set on leaving the Senate despite pleas from leadership to run for re-electionago." Rubio has until June 24 to change his mind and file for a second term. S
Marco Rubio set on leaving the Senate despite pleas from leadership to run for re-election
Naples Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
ago." Rubio has until June 24 to change his mind and file for a second term. Several prominent Republicans, including Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker of Tennessee, would like him to do just that, mindful that Rubio's... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Marco Rubio willing to speak for Trump at Republican convention if askedfrom Tennessee, said in a statement: “Marco Rubio is a very valuable member of
Marco Rubio willing to speak for Trump at Republican convention if asked
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 19 hours ago
from Tennessee, said in a statement: “Marco Rubio is a very valuable member of the Senate – especially in his role on the Senate foreign relations committee, where he demonstrates a deep understanding of foreign policy.” Rubio has repeatedly... Read more
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Roll Call
Republicans Urge Rubio to Reconsider Senate RunRubio to consider sticking around. “Marco Rubio is a very valuable member of t
Republicans Urge Rubio to Reconsider Senate Run
Roll Call / Posted 20 hours ago
Rubio to consider sticking around. “Marco Rubio is a very valuable member of the Senate — especially in his role on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, where he demonstrates a deep understanding of foreign policy — and earlier this... Read more
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The Washington Times
Marco Rubio colleagues urge him to run for re-election to Senateincreasing pressure to run again. “Marco Rubio is a very valuable member of th
Marco Rubio colleagues urge him to run for re-election to Senate
The Washington Times / Posted 23 hours ago
increasing pressure to run again. “Marco Rubio is a very valuable member of the Senate – especially in his role on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, where he demonstrates a deep understanding of foreign policy – and earlier this... Read more
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Air Force Times
Senators Seek to Elevate US Cyber CommandErnst, R-Iowa; Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., and Michael Bennet, D-Colo., introd
Senators Seek to Elevate US Cyber Command
Air Force Times / Posted yesterday
Ernst, R-Iowa; Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., and Michael Bennet, D-Colo., introduced the amendment. Two powerful Democrats — Senate Foreign Relations Committee Ranking Member Ben Cardin and Senate Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Barbara... Read more
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dna
US should ask Pak to combat terrorism and improve ties with India: Former Obama administration officialAnd this is an issue that I'm certain comes up over and over again," Ayres said
US should ask Pak to combat terrorism and improve ties with India: Former Obama administration official
dna / Posted yesterday
And this is an issue that I'm certain comes up over and over again," Ayres said when Ben Cardin, Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, asked what India should be doing to improve ties with Pakistan. "Well, what should we be... Read more
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CIO
State Department argues against ‘cyber arms’ treatycoordinator for cyber issues, testified Wednesday during a Senate hearing. In
State Department argues against ‘cyber arms’ treaty
CIO / Posted yesterday
coordinator for cyber issues, testified Wednesday during a Senate hearing. In particular, Painter argued to members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that it would be unwise to approach the cyber question in the same fashion as the global... Read more
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The Economic Times
US should ask Pakistan to do more to improve ties with India: CFR official Alyssa AyresAnd this is an issue that I'm certain comes up over and over again," Ayres said
US should ask Pakistan to do more to improve ties with India: CFR official Alyssa Ayres
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
And this is an issue that I'm certain comes up over and over again," Ayres said when Ben Cardin, Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, asked what India should be doing to improve ties with Pakistan. "Well, what should we be... Read more
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The Financial Express
US lawmakers push for building strong defence ties with Indiapotential, and there’s incredible potential in our bilateral relationship,” Sen
US lawmakers push for building strong defence ties with India
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
potential, and there’s incredible potential in our bilateral relationship,” Senator Bob Corker, Chairman of the powerful Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said. (Reuters Photo) Apprehensive about the Chinese aggressive military buildup, the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Chabahar deal gets Obama administration's nodrelationship with the Central Asian countries and looking for routes that would
Chabahar deal gets Obama administration's nod
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
relationship with the Central Asian countries and looking for routes that would facilitate that," Desai-Biswal told the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, assuring members that the Obama administration has been "very clear with Indians over... Read more
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The Financial Express
Barack Obama administration praises Indian Muslimsagainst such overtures,” Nisha Desai Biswal, Assistant Secretary of State for S
Barack Obama administration praises Indian Muslims
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
against such overtures,” Nisha Desai Biswal, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia, told members of Senate Foreign Relations Committee during a Congressional hearing early this week. “We have seen in India that radical... Read more
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Business Standard India
Obama administration praises Indian Muslimsagainst such overtures," Nisha Desai Biswal, assistant secretary of state for S
Obama administration praises Indian Muslims
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
against such overtures," Nisha Desai Biswal, assistant secretary of state for South and Central Asia, told members of senate foreign relations committee during a congressional hearing early this week. "We have seen in India that radical... Read more
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SiliconIndia
U.S. Hopes To Ink Defence Pact With India Ahead Of Modi Visitin advancing many of those things," Biswal said in response to a question from
U.S. Hopes To Ink Defence Pact With India Ahead Of Modi Visit
SiliconIndia / Posted yesterday
in advancing many of those things," Biswal said in response to a question from Senator Ben Cardin, Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. "We are looking at what additional areas we can engage in to deepen that cooperation. We... Read more
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The Economic Times
Administration of US President Barack Obama praises Indian Muslimsagainst such overtures," Nisha Desai Biswal, Assistant Secretary of State for S
Administration of US President Barack Obama praises Indian Muslims
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
against such overtures," Nisha Desai Biswal, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia, told members of Senate Foreign Relations Committee during a Congressional hearing early this week. "We have seen in India that radical... Read more
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Central Chronicle
US questions India plans for Iran’s Chabahar port“We have to examine the details of the Chabahar announcement to see where it fa
US questions India plans for Iran’s Chabahar port
Central Chronicle / Posted yesterday
“We have to examine the details of the Chabahar announcement to see where it falls in that place,” she testified to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Mr Modi on Monday had pledged up to 500 million dollar to develop the Iranian port of... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Hillary Clinton Fast Facts23, 2013 - Secretary Clinton testifies for more than five hours before the Hous
Hillary Clinton Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
23, 2013 - Secretary Clinton testifies for more than five hours before the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. February 1, 2013 - Resigns as secretary of state. March 18, 2013 - Clinton announces... Read more
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The Hill
Watchdog report dings Clinton email securitydiscussions on any possible operation that we do," Christopher Painter, coordin
Watchdog report dings Clinton email security
The Hill / Posted yesterday
discussions on any possible operation that we do," Christopher Painter, coordinator for cyber issues, said during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on international cyber strategy. "Are you in a position to say 'no' to a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Senator Perdue: Remembering Those Who Gave Their Allat a higher rate than any other time in our history. Their sacrifices must neve
Senator Perdue: Remembering Those Who Gave Their All
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
at a higher rate than any other time in our history. Their sacrifices must never be far from our hearts. As a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, I am committed to working every single day to ensure that the promises made to our... Read more
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The Hill
Watchdog report dings Clinton server securitydiscussion on any possible operation that we do,” Christopher Painter, coordina
Watchdog report dings Clinton server security
The Hill / Posted yesterday
discussion on any possible operation that we do,” Christopher Painter, coordinator for cyber issues, said during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on international cyber strategy. “Are you in a position to say 'no' to a... Read more
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The Economic Times
US backs India-Iran Chabahar port deal despite residual suspicion over Tehranrelationship with the Central Asian countries and looking for routes that would
US backs India-Iran Chabahar port deal despite residual suspicion over Tehran
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
relationship with the Central Asian countries and looking for routes that would facilitate that," Desai-Biswal told the Senate foreign relations committee, assuring members that the Obama administration has been "very clear with the Indians what... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Remembering Those Who Gave Their Allat a higher rate than any other time in our history. Their sacrifices must neve
Remembering Those Who Gave Their All
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
at a higher rate than any other time in our history. Their sacrifices must never be far from our hearts. As a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, I am committed to working every single day to ensure that the promises made to our... Read more
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NJ.com
Christie a leading contender for Trump's VP, report saysonly candidate on both the Post's and National Journal's list. National Journa
Christie a leading contender for Trump's VP, report says
NJ.com / Posted 2 days ago
only candidate on both the Post's and National Journal's list. National Journal said Trump's most likely running mate was Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker of Texas. "Cork­er cer­tainly wouldn't be the flash­i­est pick, but he... Read more
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The Hill
Menendez endorses Clintonto defending Israel’s national security interests first-hand,” said Menendez, w
Menendez endorses Clinton
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
to defending Israel’s national security interests first-hand,” said Menendez, who previously served as chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. “Hillary also believes that no matter how hard it may be, establishing a two-state... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Feds Probing Potential Insider Trading By Senator Bob Corkerto the agencies’ local offices. What makes the probe especially grotesque is t
Feds Probing Potential Insider Trading By Senator Bob Corker
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
to the agencies’ local offices. What makes the probe especially grotesque is that Corker is not only a chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee but also a senior member of the Senate Banking Committee which is directly involved in... Read more
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dna
Barack Obama administration defends decision to back India's NSG membershipGroup) membership," Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Nis
Barack Obama administration defends decision to back India's NSG membership
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Group) membership," Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Nisha Desai Biswal told members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee yesterday. She was responding to a question from Senator Ed Markey, who opposed the move... Read more
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The Hindu
Watching India-Iran ties ‘very closely’: U.S.cause of concern for the US, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central
Watching India-Iran ties ‘very closely’: U.S.
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
cause of concern for the US, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Nisha Desai Biswal told members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee during a Congressional hearing. She said the US is “watching very closely” India’s... Read more
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NJ.com
Menendez: Trump would be 'unmitigated disaster' as presidentWASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, the former chairman of the Senate Forei
Menendez: Trump would be 'unmitigated disaster' as president
NJ.com / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, the former chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, endorsed former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for president on Wednesday, calling presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump "an... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Sen. Bob Menendez endorses Clinton for presidentMenendez wrote, deriding Trump’s willingness to praise Russian president Vladim
Sen. Bob Menendez endorses Clinton for president
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
Menendez wrote, deriding Trump’s willingness to praise Russian president Vladimir Putin. Menendez was chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee for two years. He had to give up his spot as the committee’s top-ranking Democrat when he... Read more
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The Financial Express
Top US Senators voice concern over religious freedom in Indiareligious freedom in India,” Colorado Senator Cory Gardner said during a Congre
Top US Senators voice concern over religious freedom in India
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
religious freedom in India,” Colorado Senator Cory Gardner said during a Congressional hearing on India convened by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Virginia Senator Tim Kaine, while expressing his concern on recent incidents of... Read more
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dna
Watching India-Iran ties 'very closely', says US after Chabahar port agreementcause of concern for the US, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central
Watching India-Iran ties 'very closely', says US after Chabahar port agreement
dna / Posted 2 days ago
cause of concern for the US, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Nisha Desai Biswal told members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee during a Congressional hearing. She said the US is "watching very closely" India's... Read more
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dna
Ahead of PM Modi's visit, top US Senators voice concern over religious freedom in Indiareligious freedom in India," Colorado Senator Cory Gardner said during a Congre
Ahead of PM Modi's visit, top US Senators voice concern over religious freedom in India
dna / Posted 2 days ago
religious freedom in India," Colorado Senator Cory Gardner said during a Congressional hearing on India convened by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Virginia Senator Tim Kaine, while expressing his concern on recent incidents of... Read more
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The Financial Express
US hopes to ink key defence logistics pact with India ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s visitin advancing many of those things,” Biswal said in response to a question from
US hopes to ink key defence logistics pact with India ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s visit
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
in advancing many of those things,” Biswal said in response to a question from Senator Ben Cardin, Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. “We are looking at what additional areas we can engage in to deepen that cooperation. We... Read more
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The Economic Times
Watching India-Iran ties 'very closely': UScause of concern for the US, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central
Watching India-Iran ties 'very closely': US
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
cause of concern for the US, Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Nisha Desai Biswal told members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee during a Congressional hearing. She said the US is "watching very closely" India's... Read more
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The Economic Times
US hopes to ink defence pact with India ahead of PM Modi visitin advancing many of those things," Biswal said in response to a question from
US hopes to ink defence pact with India ahead of PM Modi visit
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
in advancing many of those things," Biswal said in response to a question from Senator Ben Cardin, Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. "We are looking at what additional areas we can engage in to deepen that cooperation. We... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Vietnam college named for war critic Fulbrightover the years into education programs around the globe. Fulbright also served
Vietnam college named for war critic Fulbright
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
over the years into education programs around the globe. Fulbright also served, for nearly 16 years, as chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, denouncing the Vietnam War and clashing repeatedly with President Lyndon B.... Read more
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Business Standard India
US lawmakers question India plans for Chabahar porthave to examine the details of the Chabahar announcement to see where it falls
US lawmakers question India plans for Chabahar port
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
have to examine the details of the Chabahar announcement to see where it falls in that place," she testified to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday pledged up to $500 million to develop the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Indian steps addressed key concerns of US nuclear industry: Obama Administrationcommercial determinations," Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central
Indian steps addressed key concerns of US nuclear industry: Obama Administration
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
commercial determinations," Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Nisha Desai Biswal told members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee yesterday. "I believe that it is going to be different for each company. I believe there... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
US Senators questioned India�s development of a port in southern Iranhave to examine the details of the Chabahar announcement to see where it falls
US Senators questioned India�s development of a port in southern Iran
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
have to examine the details of the Chabahar announcement to see where it falls in that place,” she testified to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Biswal said she believed India’s relationship with Iran was primarily focused on... Read more
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The Economic Times
US lawmakers question India plans for Chabahar porthave to examine the details of the Chabahar announcement to see where it falls
US lawmakers question India plans for Chabahar port
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
have to examine the details of the Chabahar announcement to see where it falls in that place," she testified to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday pledged up to $500 million to develop the... Read more
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asianage
US lawmakers question India's plans for Chabahar porthave to examine the details of the Chabahar announcement to see where it falls
US lawmakers question India's plans for Chabahar port
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
have to examine the details of the Chabahar announcement to see where it falls in that place," she testified to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday pledged up to $500 million to develop the Iranian... Read more
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