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Pakistan welcomes Russian Presidents’offer to resolve Pak-Indian tension:FO

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI Pakistan has welcomed offer of mediation by Russian President to resolve tension between Islamabad and New Delhi. The reaction to the offer of the Russian President came during weekly briefing by Foreign Office spokesman Nafees Zakaria in Islamabad today [Thursday]. He pointed …

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Pakistan,India join China,Russia-led security bloc

ASTANA -UNS: Asian rivals India and Pakistan on Friday formally joined the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, a security bloc spearheaded by China and Russia, despite bilateral tensions bubbling over Kashmir. Leaders of the largely symbolic body — including Russia´s Vladimir Putin and China´s Xi Jinping — …

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Putin,Nawaz discuss bilateral ties ,regional situations

ASTANA -UNS – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of SCO summit in Astana on Friday. Matters pertaining to bilateral interest particularly cooperation in diverse fields came under discussion during the meeting. Advisor on Foreign Affairs …

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Pakistan is taking immense steps to stabilise situation:Putin

Responding to a questioned by the Indian journalist about Kashmir, Russian Putin refused to take sides, saying it was not for him to decide whether Pakistan was fuelling terrorism in India-held Kashmir — an allegation India has repeatedly made. While promising Russian support to India, …

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Putin,Saudi Crown Prince discusses cooperation on oil,Syrian conflict

MOSCOW -UNS: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday discussed cooperation on oil and the conflict in Syria with powerful Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at a meeting in the Kremlin. Oil producers within and outside the OPEC cartel last week agreed to extend …

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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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Putin offers transcript to prove Trump did not pass Russia secrets

MOSCOW: Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that U.S. President Donald Trump had not divulged any secrets during a meeting in Washington with Russian officials and offered to prove it by supplying Congress with a transcript. But a leading U.S. Republican politician said he would have …

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Putin,Xi,Nawaz meets in China

BEIJING : A rare meeting was held between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Russian President Vladimir Putin in the presence of Chinese President Xi Jinping here in the suburb of the capital of China Monday late afternoon upon conclusion of second roundtable conference. This would …

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Trump defends to share ‘facts’ with Russia

US President Donald Trump has defended his “absolute right” to discuss sensitive material on terrorism and airline safety at a meeting with Russia’s foreign minister. US media reports said he had shared material that was passed on by a partner which had not given permission. …

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Trump, Putin discuss first meeting, Syria during ‘very good call’

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin discussed steps to ease Syria’s civil war and a possible first face-to-face meeting, during what the White House described as a “very good call” Tuesday. The US and Russian leaders spoke by telephone, focusing on the six-year-old Syrian conflict, …

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