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China,Pakistan,Afghanistan agrees to promote cooperation for peace in Afghanistan

BEIJING -UNS: The first round of China-Afghanistan-Pakistan trilateral Practical Cooperation Dialogue was held in Beijing on May 27. The three sides exchanged in-depth views on trilateral cooperation in a friendly atmosphere and agreed to promote practical measures for cooperation, said a press released. The Dialogue …

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Kushner ‘discussed secret line to Moscow’ – US media reports

Donald Trump’s son-in-law explored the possibility of setting up a secret line of communication with Moscow, according to US media reports. Jared Kushner is said to have discussed creating the channel during a meeting in December, reports in the Washington Post and New York Times …

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Nine SEZs-CPEC specific, wind,solar energy being added to national grid

ISLAMABAD -UNS: The Parliamentary Committee on CPEC, which met here today, at the Parliament House under the Chairmanship of Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed, was briefed on Special Economic Zones (SEZs) to be established under the CPEC. The Chairman of the Privatization Commission, Miftah Ismail briefed …

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Pakistan to allay Iran’s concerns on Saudi military alliance

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Pakistan intends to take Iran into confidence regarding its decision to join a Saudi-led military alliance being headed by former army chief General (retd.) Raheel Sharif. According to a reliable source, Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa is …

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India may carry out attacks in Pakistan: US intel officials

WASHINGTON: Officials from United States intelligence has warned US Congress that India may carry out attacks in Pakistan. According to reports, the US intelligence officials – addressing US Senate Armed Services Committee – have stated that India may launch attacks inside Pakistan to stop cross-border …

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Indian forces open fire at vehicle carrying UN officials at LoC

RAWALPINDI -UNS – Indian forces at the working boundary opened fire at a vehicle carrying officials of United Nations Military Observers Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) on Wednesday during its visit to the Khanjar sector. According to Inter-Services Public Relations, Indian troops committed Line …

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China’s Xiamen to hold 9th BRICS Summit

The 9th BRICS Summit will be held in Xiamen in September. -Xinhua

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Two Chinese nationals abducted in Quetta

QUETTA – Unidentified armed men have abducted two Chinese nations in Jinnah Town area while firing left their personal guard injured on Wednesday. Law enforcement agencies reached the crime site after learning about the news and collected evidence while police authorities have suspended the District …

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Two conferences spotlight Muslim world’s struggle to counter militancy

By James M. Dorsey Two conferences this week spotlight the Muslim world’s struggle to come to grips with extremism and militancy. The conferences, the Arab-Islamic-American summit in Riyadh and a gathering in East Java of youth leaders of Nahdlatul Ulama (NU), the world’s largest Muslim …

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Kashmiris stage demonstration in front of White House

WASHINGTON -UNS- Hundreds of Kashmiri Americans – men, women and children – from various states in the United States staged their huge rally in front of the White House. They were demanding United Nations – assured right of self-determination. Raising slogans of: “Kashmiri Lives Matter …

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