Tension marked the U.S.-Pakistan relationship in 2018. The year saw continuing U.S. criticism of Pakistan's alleged lack of cooperation in fighting terrorism and the South Asian nation pushing back against what it considered a hardline stance by the U.S. VOA correspondent Aman Azhar has more.
Congressional Republicans entered a crucial midterm election year aiming to highlight tax cuts and a robust economy. But increasing concerns over internet data privacy, immigration reform and a battle over Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh dominated the discussion in 2018. VOA’s Congressional correspondent Katherine Gypson looks back on Capitol Hill’s eventful year.