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Pakistan wants to get out of zero-sum dynamics of Cold War era: COAS

RAWALPINDI -UNS– Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday said that Pakistan wants to get out of the zero-sum dynamics of Cold War era that is still prevalent in South Asia. In a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), …

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Pak,Russian Army commanders agrees to boost cooperation for peace,stability

RAWALPINDI -UNS – Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa met with Commander Russian Federation Ground Forces Colonel General Oleg Salyukov and discussed security and defence related issues, said a press release issued here by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Tuesday. Earlier, Gen …

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World’s largest plane in karachi

KARACHI -UNS : A Russia-made – world’s heaviest cargo aircraft Antonov AN -225 Mriya – touched down on Jinnah International Airport Karachi late on Saturday. Antonov AN -225 consists of six engines, and it made an emergency landing in the provincial capital of Sindh after …

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Turkey hosts critical summit on Syria with Russia, Iran

ANKARA -AFP/UNS: The presidents of Iran, Turkey and Russia met on Wednesday for their second tripartite summit in under six months, aiming to speed the peace process for Syria and bolster their influence in the country. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hosted his Russian and …

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Russia,OPEC consider 10- to 20-year oil alliance – Saudi Crown Prince

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia and Russia are working on a historic long-term pact that could extend controls over world crude supplies by major exporters for many years. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman told Reuters that Riyadh and Moscow were considering a deal …

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Russia denies aiding Afghan Taliban

KABUL: Russia has rejected comments by NATO’s top commander in Afghanistan that it has been supporting and even supplying weapons to the Taliban, in a clash of words that underlines growing tension over Moscow’s involvement in the conflict. In an interview with the BBC last …

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Pakistan, Russia concerned over growing IS threat

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Russia have expressed “grave concern” over growing threat of the militant Islamic State (IS) group in the region. The concern was expressed at the seventh meeting of the Pakistan-Russia Joint Working Group on Counter-Terrorism held here on Wednesday. Noting their “grave concern”, …

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Putin wins a fourth term polls with over 74 pc of vote

MOSCOW -UNS- Vladimir Putin has won a fourth presidential term polls with more than 74 per cent of the vote, according to exit polls. The public opinion foundation said 77 per cent of voters had elected Mr Putin, while the state pollster WCIOM said he …

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Russian spy: US backs UK decision to expel diplomats

The White House says it “stands in solidarity” with “its closest ally” the UK and supports its decision to expel 23 Russian diplomats. PM Theresa May said the diplomats would be expelled after Moscow refused to explain how a Russian-made nerve agent was used on …

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Russia warns Britain over spy poisoning speculation

LONDON-UNS : Russia warned the British government Monday it was playing a “dangerous game” that risked harming bilateral ties as Prime Minister Theresa May prepared to update MPs on a spy attack that politicians and the media have linked to Moscow. May will make a …

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