Antony Blinken(Search results - 12)
United StatesSep 14, 2021, 10:30 AM IST
Pakistan involved in harbouring Taliban militants, says US Secretary of State Antony Blinken
Blinken told the House Foreign Affairs Committee in the first public hearing on Afghanistan since the fall of the US-backed Afghan government last month that Pakistan had a "multiplicity of interests, some of which contradict ours."
World NewsAug 31, 2021, 8:56 AM IST
The last American soldier has left Afghanistan; US mission is officially over
Major General Chris Donahue, the Commanding Officer of the commanding general of the 82nd Airborne Division, was officially the last American soldier to leave the crisis-hit country on a C-17 aircraft out of Kabul's Hamid Karzai International Airport.
World NewsAug 30, 2021, 2:19 PM IST
World should ‘positively guide’ Taliban: Chinese foreign minister tells top US diplomat
Washington should work with the international community to provide economic and humanitarian aid to Afghanistan, help the new regime run governmental functions normally, maintain social stability, and stop the currency from depreciating and the cost of living from rising, Wang said, according to a statement.
United StatesAug 23, 2021, 6:25 PM IST
Oops! US Secretary of State Blinken goofs up, identifies Ashraf Ghani as Hamid Karzai
In a statement on the evacuations in Afghanistan, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken erroneously said that Hamid Karzai departed the nation after the Taliban overthrew the government.
World NewsAug 21, 2021, 12:39 PM IST
Afghan conflict: 12 nations have agreed to host Afghan evacuees, says US Secretary of State Antony Blinken
While the transit countries include Bahrain, Britain, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Qatar, Tajikistan, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and Uzbekistan.
World NewsJul 29, 2021, 6:24 PM IST
China lashes out at Antony Blinken’s meeting with Dalai Lama aide in New Delhi
On Wednesday, Blinken met Ngodup Dongchung, an official in the Tibetan government-in-exile and representative of the Dalai Lama. This meeting is a clear signal to China about the Biden administration's continued support of the Tibetan cause.
Top StoriesJul 29, 2021, 10:22 AM IST
World wants to see a peaceful Afghanistan, free from malign influences: India on Pakistan
Jaishakar made these remarks in the presence of Blinken, who is on his first visit to India after assuming office. He will also meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
India NewsJul 28, 2021, 4:16 PM IST
Antony Blinken in New Delhi: Taliban can't take over Afghanistan by force, abuse human rights
Speaking about the COVID that has grappled the world, Blinken said both the nations were hit hard and the US remembers with gratitude and will not forget the aid and assistance India provided to us early in the pandemic.
Top StoriesJul 28, 2021, 10:46 AM IST
From COVID to economy recovery: Here's what might be on the agenda as Blinken meets Jaishankar, Doval
The secretary of state will kick off his official engagements with a meeting with National Security Adviser Ajit Doval. It will be followed by a meet and greet with the staff of the US embassy.
Top StoriesMay 21, 2021, 7:20 PM IST
Jaishankar to visit United States on May 24; economy and vaccine cooperation on agenda
The External Affairs Ministry, in a statement, said that the minister is expected to meet UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in New York and hold discussions with his American counterpart Antony Blinken in Washington, DC.
Top StoriesMay 4, 2021, 9:03 AM IST
Jaishankar meets Blinken on G7 sidelines; discuss challenge posed by new Covid wave
S Jaishankar said in a tweet, "Good to meet in person, my old friend @SecBlinken. Detailed discussion on the global Covid challenge, focussing on expanded vaccine production capacity and reliable supply chains."
World NewsJan 29, 2021, 9:00 AM IST
Daniel Pearl case: Pakistan lets dreaded terrorist walk; US fumes, India calls it travesty
The outraged United States has termed Pakistan Supreme Court's decision to acquit those involved in the kidnapping and murder of American journalist Daniel Pearl, as deeply concerning.