From the moment Air Force One carrying US President Donald J. Trump
touches down in India on February 24 for a two-day visit, he will be
treated to top-notch Indian hospitality and ceremonial pomp, in line
with the extravagance showered by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on
is Trump's first official visit to India, and the US president's
itinerary is packed with engagements. The trip will likely be one of the
biggest media events of this year in India, with non-stop coverage
expected in both print and broadcast media.
New Delhi expects
Trump's visit to facilitate greater synergies between India and the US
when dealing with security issues, terrorism and trade, Smruti
Pattanaik, a foreign policy research fellow at the Institute for Defense
Studies and A...
U.S. military commanders say the United States will support African
governments in their efforts to secure and stabilize their countries.
The eighth Africa Land Forces Summit in Ethiopia ended with a call on
African troops to improve their human rights record.
top U.S. military commanders met their counterparts in Africa to discuss
ways of protecting African countries from violence and instability.
recent years, the threat of terrorist groups like Boko Haram and
al-Shabab has increased, and criminal networks have become more brazen
U.S. Army Africa Commanding General Roger Cloutier said the continent needs professional armies to combat the armed groups.
keeping with this theme, tomorrow’s security demands leadership today.
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