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January 10, 2018 12:00 AM Syria says Israel hits its territory

BEIRUT: Israeli jets and ground-to-ground missiles struck Syria early on Tuesday, Syria´s army said, as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reiterated he would do what was needed to stop Hizbullah gaining "game-changing" Iranian weapons. The Syrian army said in a statement carried by state television that Israeli jets fired missiles at the al-Qutaifa 2

January 7, 2018 12:00 AM AL seeks recognition of Palestinian capital in al-Quds: Jordan

AMMAN: Jordan said on Saturday the Arab League would seek international recognition of the Palestinian state with east Occupied al-Quds as its capital after Washington recognised the Holy City as Israel’s capital. Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi made the announcement at a joint news conference with Arab League chief Ahmed Abul Gheit after talks in Amman 2

January 4, 2018 12:00 AM US should stop blaming others for its mistakes, says Maleeha Lodhi

UNITED NATIONS: A top Pakistani diplomat Tuesday set the record straight after US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley’s incendiary remarks about Pakistan’s role in the war on terrorism, saying Islamabad’s cooperation with Washington was not based on any aid consideration, but “on our national interests and principles.” “We can review our cooperation if it is not appreciated 1

January 4, 2018 12:00 AM Protest rally staged against US

MANSEHRA: The women wing of Jamaat-i-Islami has taken out a rally to protest US decision to recognise Al-Quds as capital of Israel. Carrying banners and placards, the JI women activists gathered at Abbottabad road to stage the protest. The office-bearers of women wing of JI including Aftab Shabbir, Jawaria Ansar and Chand Bibi addressed the protesters 1

December 29, 2017 12:00 AM Steel chip found in Jadhav’s wife shoe was made of special steel

ISLAMABAD: The “steel chip” that was found in the shoes of Indian convict terrorists-cum-spy Kulbhushan Jadhav’s wife during her visit to the convict in Foreign Office Monday last is made of special steel and it was hidden in one foot of the pair. Its laboratory analysis is underway and it appears that the chip is an Israel’s product since Israelis are known 2

December 28, 2017 12:00 AM French children’s mag pulled after saying Israel ‘not real country’

PARIS: A magazine for French six-year-olds was being pulled from shops Wednesday after it said that Israel was “not a real country”. “Youpi, j’ai compris!” (I’ve Understood!) which sells around 60,000 copies each month aimed at five- to eight-year-olds, was withdrawn by publishers Bayard after protests from Jewish groups. The magazine’s January issue 1

December 26, 2017 12:00 AM Iran confirms upholding death sentence for academic over spying

DUBAI: Iran´s Supreme Court has upheld a death sentence against a Sweden-based Iranian academic convicted of spying for Israel, the Tehran prosecutor was quoted as saying on Monday, confirming reports by Amnesty International and his family. Ahmadreza Djalali, a medical doctor and lecturer at the Karolinska Institute, a Stockholm medical university 2

December 24, 2017 12:00 AM Israel arrests three Turkish nationals in al-Quds

OCCUPIED AL-QUDS: Israel police have arrested three Turkish tourists at a holy site in Occupied al-Quds after an "incident" following Muslim prayers, a police spokesman told AFP on Saturday. Micky Rosenfeld said the Turks were arrested after being "involved in an incident in Occupied al-Quds Old City after Friday prayers on the Temple Mount", the Jewish 1

December 23, 2017 12:00 AM Putin, Erdogan agree on creation of Palestinian state in call

MOSCOW: Russia´s President Vladimir Putin and Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday said they both supported creating a Palestinian state, the Kremlin said the day after the UN rejected the decision by Washington to recognise Jerusalem as Israel´s capital. In a phone call, the two leaders "discussed the situation of Middle East peace talks 2

December 23, 2017 12:00 AM JI protests US recognition ofAl-Quds as Israel’s capital

PESHAWAR: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) on Friday staged a rally to protest the recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel by the United States. The rally, which was earlier scheduled to be staged outside the United States' Consulate General in the red zone, was diverted towards the Peshawar Press Club after it started from the Jinnah Park. Led by JI provincial 2