Harris looks to assure US allies over chaotic Afghan exit

What will influence perceptions of US's commitment to the region will be what the US does going forward, says PM Lee.
Blood in the sand - THE EDGE SINGAPORE


Blood in the sand

The US should never have intervened militarily in Afghanistan — not in 1979, nor in 2001, and not for the 20 years since.
Briefs: IMF curbs Afghanistan’s funding access; world’s leading wealth fund makes US$110 bil as stocks soar - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Briefs: IMF curbs Afghanistan's funding access; world's leading wealth fund makes US$110 bil as stocks soar

The new government in Afghanistan is cut off from using fund reserve assets days before the nation was set to receive almost US$50
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Trump says Brexit to be 'a great thing', wants quick trade deal with UK

LONDON (Jan 16): US President-elect Donald Trump said that Brexit would turn out to be a great thing and other countries would follow Britain out of the European Union but promised to strike a swift bilateral trade deal with the United Kingdom.