US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin said the troop buildup has the Pentagon's attention and that the Russians should be 'more transparent about what they're up to.'
The Congress also asked PM Modi to "withdraw" his "clean chit" to China that no one has entered into Indian territory while citing the Pentagon report.
The U.S. military is the single largest institutional consumer of oil in the world, and as such a key contributor to the worsening climate globally.
Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby said that the United States is within its rights to continue drone strikes inside Afghanistan.
Ashish Vazirani was the Executive Director and CEO of the National Military Family Association (NMFA) which supported military families.
The Taliban had provided al-Qaeda with sanctuary while it ruled Afghanistan from 1996 to 2001.
Hundreds of American troops are currently in Pakistan capital Islamabad on their transit from Afghanistan to the US.
According to spokesman of the US Central Command Capt Bill Urban, 'We are still assessing the results of this strike, which we know disrupted an imminent ISIS-K threat to the airport'.
The Pentagon said the remaining contingent of US forces at the airport, now numbering fewer than 4,000, had begun their final withdrawal ahead of Biden's deadline for ending the evacuation on Tuesday.
President Biden has ordered the withdrawal of all the US troops from Afghanistan by September 11. The Pentagon says it has already withdrawn more than 90 per cent of its troops from the war-ravaged country.
The incident occurred on a Metro bus platform that is part of the Pentagon Transit Center, the Pentagon Protection Force Protection Agency tweeted.
The deal has been made at an estimated cost of USD 82 million, and is seen as a move which would further strengthen the ties between the two countries.
A senior Pentagon official on Friday said that Beijing has adopted a more coercive and aggressive approach to the Indo-Pacific region and accused China of escalating tensions with neighbouring countries.
The 67-year-old who helmed the US Central Command from 2013 to 2016 has been chosen to lead the Pentagon, according to media reports.
The US aims to cut the number of its troops in Afghanistan from more than 4,500 to 2,500, and in Iraq from about 3,000 to 2,500.
After his schooling in New York and college in Richmond, Virginia, Kash Patel went to Florida where he was a state public defender for four years.
Early this month, Donald Trump announced that he will bring all troops back from Afghanistan by year-end.
Following Soleimani's death, Trump tweeted an image of the US flag without any further explanation.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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