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Anti-terror fight ‘not a battle between different faiths: Trump

RIYADH -UNS : US President Donald Trump will launch an appeal to confront extremism on Sunday, telling dozens of Muslim leaders in a speech that the fight against terror “is not a battle between different faiths.” The president, who is in Saudi Arabia on his …

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Trump seeks to win over Muslim leaders with Islam speech

RIYADH (AFP) – US President Donald Trump is to urge the Islamic world to confront extremism in a highly anticipated speech Sunday to dozens of Muslim leaders in Saudi Arabia. Aides have said the speech, given in the cradle of Islam, will be “uplifting” but …

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KSA, US sign deals ‘in excess of $380 bln’: Saudi FM

Agreements worth more than $380 billion have been signed between Riyadh and Washington on the first day of US President Donald Trump’s visit, the Saudi foreign minister said on Saturday. “The two countries signed a series of agreements,” Adel al-Jubeir told reporters at a joint …

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Chinese fighter jets intercept US aircraft: reports

WASHINGTON -UNS : Two Chinese fighter jets intercepted an American military plane over the East China Sea, media in the United States reported Thursday, citing US officials. NBC News reported that the US aircraft, a WC-135 Constant Phoenix, was conducting a routine mission in international …

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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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Police released Mustafa Kamal and Party Workers

Karachi : Police released Pak Sarzameen Party leaders Syed Mustafa Kamal, Raza Haroon and Dr. Sagheer from detention in the wee hours of Monday. The leaders were detained along with other party workers for trying to enter Karachi’s red zone. Police made the arrests earlier …

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China, Russia play role of “ballast stone” in world peace, stability:President Xi

BEIJING-UNS/Xinhua- Chinese President Xi Jinping said Sunday that China and Russia have played their due role in safeguarding regional and global peace and stability. The two countries, which have been committed to seeking political solutions to the Syrian conflict and the Korean Peninsular nuclear issue, …

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Turkey detains dozens of former bourse staff over Gulen links: media

ISTANBUL: Turkish police detained 53 former employees of the Istanbul stock exchange on Friday over alleged links to the U.S.-based cleric accused of orchestrating last July’s attempted coup, Haberturk newspaper reported. Prosecutors have ordered the detention of 102 people as part of the investigation, the …

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PM Nawaz took General Bajwa in confidence over covert Jindal meeting

ISLAMABAD -UNS – British Broadcasting Corporation has claimed on Thursday in a report that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had taken Chief of the Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa in confidence over meeting with Indian tycoon, Jindal. The report asserts that the civil leadership has …

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