Kanwal Abidi is a staff journalist at the The AZB and is a White House Correspondent.
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President Trump Surprises Troops in Afghanistan on Thanksgiving

BAGRAM AIRBASE, AFGHANISTAN – President Trump surprised American troops in Afghanistan on Thanksgiving after leaving his Florida residence overnight in an undisclosed plane Trump few from Florida to Joint Base Andrews. The White House travel press pool was strictly instructed to be lip bound on the President’s trip to Afghanistan. The embargo was placed on […]


First Lady Melania Trump Unveils Christmas at the White House 2019

WASHINGTON – The First Family is celebrating their third Christmas in the White House.  This year’s theme, “The Spirit of America,” is a tribute to the traditions, customs, and history that make our Nation great. Designed by First Lady Melania Trump, the White House decorations celebrate the courageous individuals who have shaped our country and […]

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Washington Foreign Press Center re-opens highlighting its mission for Foreign Media

WASHINGTON DC – The U.S. Department of State has Foreign Press Centers in Washington D.C. and New York to support foreign media in reporting and working in America.  The Mission of Foreign Press Center, U.S. State Department “is to deepen understanding of U.S. policy and American values through engagement with foreign media. We provide clear […]


President Trump Backs Pm Abe Over the Launch of Osaka Track

PM Shinzo Abe at the Digital Economy session at G20 Summit, formally declared the launch of “Osaka Track” – a comprehensive framework, promoting cross-border data flow with enhanced protections. The Osaka initiative, introduced in a speech at this year’s World Economic Forum, is one of Abe’s pet projects at the G 20, which seeks to […]


Full text of World Leaders’ declaration at Osaka G20

Osaka: Preamble 1. We, the Leaders of the G20, met in Osaka, Japan on 28-29 June 2019 to make united efforts to address major global economic challenges. We will work together to foster global economic growth, while harnessing the power of technological innovation, in particular digitalization, and its application for the benefit of all. 2. […]


Police dogs to patrol Osaka G 20 Summit

Japan is this year’s G 20 host nation and has done a commendable job to arrange the security of the world leaders of group of 20 nations and invited leaders from 8 non-G20 countries, heads of central banks, leaders from international organizations and 7000 journalists coming from all over the world to cover Osaka G […]


Japan-U.S. Military Alliance dominates the meeting of President Trump and PM Abe at Osaka G20 Summit

OSAKA – G20 Summit kick started off on Friday 28th June, with the scheduled bilateral meeting of President Trump and PM Abe taking place at 8.30 am on the margins of the G20 Summit in Osaka, Japan.  As per the readout of Trump-Abe meeting released by the White House, the two leaders discussed “shared priorities […]

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President Trump meets PM Viktor Orban in the White House

WASHINGTON DC – The United States President Trump and Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban met in the Oval Office, at the White House – on Monday to discuss trade, cybersecurity, and energy issues, as well as weapon sales. As a member of NATO, Hungary is an important ally for the United States on both national […]