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Trump’s sentiments on Kashmir humane, pragmatic: Dr Fai

WASHINGTON:    Secretary General, Washington-based World Kashmir Awareness Forum, Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai has said, the sentiments expressed by President Trump are humane and pragmatic and should gather full support within the United States and beyond. While reacting to the offer made by Donald Trump in a statement issued in Washington, he said, Kashmiri American community has appreciated the stand …

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Britain plans European-led Gulf force after tanker seizure

LONDON:      Britain said it was planning a European-led protection force for shipping in the Gulf after Iranian authorities seized a British-flagged tanker in a dramatic escalation of tensions in the region. Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt condemned Iran’s actions as “state piracy” while at the same time emphasising that Britain did not want confrontation. “We will seek to establish …

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South Korea fires warning shots at Russian military aircraft

Seoul:     South Korea says its jets fired hundreds of warning shots at a Russian surveillance plane that entered its airspace on Tuesday. Officials said the plane twice violated the airspace over the Dokdo/Takeshima islands, which are occupied by Seoul but also claimed by Japan. South Korea’s Ministry of Defence said it scrambled fighter jets in response and fired 360 …

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Trump presents cricket bat to Prime Minister Imran Khan

WASHINGTON:     US President Donald J Trump presented a cricket bat to Prime Minister Imran Khan along with a picture of President Eisenhower during his visit to the White House. PM Khan’s visit has been a great success to forge and strengthen the ties between two countries as the cricketer-turned-politician received a huge respect from the President Trump who presented …

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Trump lauds Pakistan civil, military leadership on one page: FM

WASHINGTON):     Foreign Minister (FM) Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said the meeting between Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan and US President Donald Trump is start of new era of relations between the two countries. FM said this while addressing a press conference here Tuesday after meetings between Pakistan and US authorities. He held candid and open talks featuring bilateral ties, …

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President Trump offers to mediate Kashmir dispute between Pakistan, India

By Saqib Zia Washington:(Parliament Times) US President Donald Trump on Monday offered to mediate the Kashmir dispute between India and Pakistan as he hosted Prime Minister Imran Khan at the White House. According to detail, the one on one meeting between US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Imran Khan held at the White House in Washington.The President Trump during …

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AJK PM seeks UN fact finding mission to probe rights violations in IoK

Says we will welcome any such mission’s visit to AJK, BIRMINGHAM (UK): Prime Minister Azad Jammu and Kashmir Raja Farooq Haider Khan has urged European Union and United Nations to constitute a fact finding mission to observe the human rights situation both in Occupied and Azad Jammu and Kashmir. The AJK PM made these remarks while addressing a function arranged …

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Hong Kong protests: Armed mob violence leaves city in shock

Central:     Hong Kong has been left in shock after a night of violence on Sunday, which saw dozens of masked men storm a train station. The men – dressed in white shirts and suspected to be triad gangsters – assaulted pro-democracy protesters and passers-by in the Yuen Long area. This is the first time this kind of violence has …

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PM invites expatriates to take benefit of investment opportunities in Pakistan

WASHINGTON:     Prime Minister Imran Khan has asked expatriate Pakistani community in the United States to take advantage of investment opportunities in Pakistan. He was addressing a Trade and Investment Conference in Washington DC. The Prime Minister said our focus is to revive industries and ensure ease of doing business which was neglected in the past. Imran Khan said one …

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