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Daily Archives: September 15, 2017

US: Nuclear Ban Treaty Undermines International Security

GENEVA A senior U.S. arms control official said Friday that Washington would never become a party to the treaty banning nuclear weapons because the accord undermines international security and does nothing to resolve threats posed by North Korea’s nuclear weapons …

Pakistani Supreme Court Rejects Challenges To Ruling That Ousted Ex-PM Sharif

Pakistan’s Supreme Court has rejected petitions for a review of a decision it made on July 28 that disqualified former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from office over allegations of corruption.

The five-judge panel on September 15 dismissed the petitions from …

TURKEY TO CONTINUE UNCONDITIONAL COOPERATION TO MAKE PAKISTAN ECONOMICALLY & SECURITY-WISE STRONG: ERDOGAN

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has called on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul.

Turkish President said that his country wants to see Pakistan politically, economically as well as security-wise fully strengthened and will continue its unconditional cooperation.

Shahbaz …

Leverage in Cambodia Key Question for US, EU

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA Radio Free Asia has joined the ranks of media outlets shuttered under the now almost blanket smothering of an independent press in Cambodia, as U.S. and European diplomatic efforts have failed, so far, to halt the county’s …

Leverage in Cambodia Key Question for US, EU

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA Radio Free Asia has joined the ranks of media outlets shuttered under the now almost blanket smothering of an independent press in Cambodia, as U.S. and European diplomatic efforts have failed, so far, to halt the county’s …

US Drone Strike Kills 3 Suspected Terrorists in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD An American drone attack in a remote northwestern border region of Pakistan has killed at least three suspected militants and injured another, said tribal and local security sources.

U.S. officials rarely acknowledge drone strikes on Pakistani soil, but if …