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Jerusalem as capital:’Trump doesn’t understand offence he is causing: London mayor Sadiq Khan

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD -London Mayor Sadiq Khan has said that “President Trump doesn’t understand world politics. He doesn’t understand the offence he is causing. This was stated by London Mayor Sadiq Khan in Responding to United States President Donald Trump’s announcement to shift the …

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Trump attacks British PM after criticism of anti-Muslim videos

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump publicly upbraided British Prime Minister and ostensible ally Theresa May late Wednesday, rebutting her criticism of anti-Muslim propaganda in a diplomatic row between the two leaders. Plunging headlong into a high-profile spat with one of America’s closest international partners, Trump …

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Mladic convicted of genocide, sentenced to life in prison

A UN court has convicted former Bosnian Serb military chief General Ratko Mladic of genocide and crimes against humanity and sentenced him to life in prison for atrocities perpetrated during Bosnia and Herzegovina’s 1992-1995 war. The court in The Hague convicted Mladic of 10 of …

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The battle for control of Brussels’ Grand Mosque

By James M. Dorsey It’s hard to prove beyond doubt a direct causal link between militancy and Saudi-inspired ultra-conservative forms of Sunni Muslim Islam. That hasn’t stopped Belgium’s parliament from attempting to wrest control from Saudi Arabia of Brussel’s downtown Grand Mosque after three years …

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German economy expands faster in third quarter

BERLIN: The German economy grew at a faster pace than expected in the third quarter, official data showed Thursday, as robust foreign demand kept Europe’s top economy humming. Gross domestic product (GDP) expanded by 0.8 percent between July and September compared with the previous quarter, …

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London transport company removes offensive anti-Pakistan advertisements from cabs

LONDON-UNS : On taking up the matter of pernicious anti-Pakistan campaign on London cabs by the High Commissioner, Syed Ibne Abbas, the Transport for London (TfL) promptly responded and has ordered the removal of offensive advertisements from London cabs immediately. The TfL confirmed that it …

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‘UK backing anti-Pakistan forces’: FO lodges protest with UK over display of anti-Pakistan slogans on London cabs

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD  : The  responsible government sources disclosed that Britain is backing anti-Pakistan forces and UK is hub of anti-Pakistan activities. Talking to WTP on Friday the sources said that Pakistan is noting and observing all the activities in London against Pakistans’ sovereignty …

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Catalonia parliament dissolved; elections announced on Dec 21

BARCELONA -UNS: Catalonia woke up Saturday under the direct control of Madrid as the Spanish prime minister took drastic measures to quash secession, deposing the region’s leaders and dissolving its parliament hours after lawmakers declared independence. In a dramatic escalation of a political crisis that …

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Catalan parliament declares independence from Spain

Catalonia’s parliament voted on Friday to declare independence from Spain and proclaim a republic, just as Madrid is poised to impose direct rule on the semi-autonomous region to stop it in its tracks. A motion declaring independence was approved with 70 votes in favour, 10 …

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Romania Armed Forces Day celebrated:Pak-Romania cooperation have a great potentails

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD: Romania celebrated Armed Forces Day on Oct 25 with a determination and resolve to continue playing its pivotal role in maintaining peace in the region and stability in the Europe and the world. The Defence,Military,Naval and Air Attache of Romania Colonel …

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