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Obama invites Nawaz, Modi for ‘Nuclear Security Summit Moot’ at Washington

Advertisements President of the United States Barack Obama has invited the leaders of two neighbouring nuclear-powers to attend the Nuclear Security Summit, starting from March 31 the next year. Advertisements The fourth Nuclear Security Summit had been announced by Obama during the previous session f the moot in 2014. The …

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US to continue providing military support to Pakistan in 2016 as well

The United States is willing to prolong assisting Pakistan military under the Coalition Support Fund (CSF) for another year, said an official of defence ministry following a high-level talks between the two countries in Washington. Pakistan had asked for the expansion in US support under the CSF, which aimed to …

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‘Biggest exporters of illicit capital over the decade’, Pakistan ranks 109th, India 4th

KARACHI: A US-based think-tank issued a report claiming $1.917 billion have been taken away from Pakistan. It said that developing and growing economic lost as much as $7.8 trillion in illicit flows during the period between 2004 and 2013. The report placed Pakistan at 109th spot in the list of …

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Zero tolerance for ISIS: DG ISPR Asim Bajwa

Lt General Asim Bajwa has stated that Daesh aka IS is a menace for whole the world and Pakistan has no tolerance for it. “Daes is a threat for the whole world. Everyone will have to deal with it together,” the chief of Pakistan Army’s Inter Services Public Relations wing …

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US to vend 8 F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan

The United States is sell eight new F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan as reported in a leading US newspaper on Thursday. The report comes on the same day when Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is scheduled to have a meeting with President Barack Obama in Washington. the US Congress was informed …

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Nuclear program won’t be compromised: PM Nawaz arrives US

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif states nuclear program of Pakistan is a deterrence opposing to foreign aggression and it would never be compromised. PM stated this when talking to newsmen during a night’s stopover in London on his way to Washington on a four-day official visit to the United States. Under …

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US to give $337 million to Pakistan under CSF as military aid

ISLAMABAD: Washington is likely to grant $337 million to Pakistan under the Coalition Support Fund in the upcoming days. This is a part of aid started after Pakistan launched military operation Zarb-e-Azb. The Obama Administration has put across the United States Congress of its focus to release the CSF tranche …

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White House summit on countering violent extremism ended on Friday

Washington: White House summit on countering violent extremism concluded that forces alone cannot eradicate extremism, we have to stand united. More than 60 countries were the participants of the summit and many of the international organizations were also among the attendees. The three-day summit to counter violent extremism ended on …

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US will help India in achieving permanent membership of UNSC

WASHINGTON: Equalizing Lashkar-e-Taiba with Al Qaeda, the US exhibited solidarity with India by cooperating in splitting the two outfits. In a joint statement issued at the same time in Washington and New Delhi, the two nations also beseeched Pakistan to bring the culprits of the Mumbai attacks to justice. While …

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Iftar party is arranged for Zardari in Washington today

WASHINGTON: Former Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari is scheduled to have an Iftar dinner with US Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday. Zardari reached Washington on Sunday evening where Pakistan’s Ambassador to the US Jalil Abbas Jilani received him to make a history as this happened for the first time …

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The religious extremism in the Muslim world

Washington: the increasing tendency of religious extremism in the Muslim world is considered to be the real threat, the current Pew research on the extremism. The report says that 66% people don’t like the extremists and want to emancipate themselves from the religious extremism which is declared as the real …

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Washington urgently deploys 275 army men against ISIS in Iraq

 The US is urgently deploying up to 275 army personnel in Iraq to guard the US embassy and other US personnel as Baghdad is struggling to keep rampant insurgency, the white house says. 170 of those forces have already arrived where as 100 are ready to response if ordered, a …

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