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July 15, 2018 4:24 PM President Xi sends condolences to Pakistani counterpart over terror attack

BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping Sunday sent a condolence message to his Pakistani counterpart, Mamnoon Hussain, over Friday''s terror attack in southwestern Pakistan that killed 128 people and injured 200 others. In his message, President Xi offered his deepest condolences to all the victims on behalf of the Chinese government and the Chinese people

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Indonesian police shoot dead three suspected militants

JAKARTA: Indonesian anti-terrorism officers shot dead three suspected Islamic militants on Saturday in the central Java city of Yogyakarta, police said. National police spokesman Mohammad Iqbal said the officers from the elite unit had shot the suspects after being attacked with “sharp weapons and a firearm”. Two officers suffered arm wounds and police

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Geo News to telecast ‘Election Debate’ on terrorism today

KARACHI: The Geo News will telecast “Election Debate” today (Sunday) among the three major political parties. The main issues to be discussed include ‘successes in war against terrorism from 2013 to 2018’, ‘why National Action Plan is still incomplete’ and that although Karachi operation became successful but the ‘complete maintenance of law and order

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Mustang, Bannu blasts conspiracy of enemies: Askari

LAHORE: Interim Chief Minister Punjab Dr Hasan Askari on Saturday said that the blasts in Mustang and Bannu are conspiracies of enemies of Pakistan. He said the government would not allow fulfillment of nefarious designs of the enemy of Pakistan to spread unrest and instability in the country through such coward attacks. He said the people of Pakistan

July 14, 2018 9:48 PM Haven’t yet reached destination of complete peace: COAS

QUETTA: Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa admitted that Pakistan had not yet reached its destination of complete peace. His remarks came a day after Pakistan lost 128 people, including Balochistan Awami Party leader Siraj Raisani, in one of the deadliest terrorist attacks in years. Islamic State terrorist group claimed responsibility

July 14, 2018 4:00 AM China condemns Mastung attack

ISLAMABAD: Deputy Chief of Mission Chinese Embassy at Pakistan, Lijian Zhao has strongly condemned the Mastung attack that killed at least 128 people, including Balochistan Awami Party (BAP) candidate Nawabzada Siraj Raisani on Friday. Condemning the Mastung massacre, in his tweet, Lijian Zhao said that they are deeply shocked and saddened, adding that the attack 2

July 13, 2018 11:26 AM As election violence rises, ECP seeks answers from Nacta

As terrorist incidents experience an upsurge ahead of the July 25 countrywide polls, the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has summoned officials of the National Counter Terrorism Authority (Nacta) for a briefing over the security threats faced by election candidates. The commission has directed Nacta's national coordinator to appear before it on Saturday 3

July 11, 2018 11:52 PM Being chased by suspicious cars, says Sherry Rehman

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Senator Sherry Rehman has said that two suspicious cars had been chasing her for last two days, Geo News reported on Wednesday night. The PPP senator, speaking on the floor of the Senate, warned that if her surveillance wasn't stopped she would provide the registration numbers of those vehicles to the authorities 5

July 8, 2018 5:44 PM IMCTC commander Raheel Sharif, Pakistani officials discuss defence cooperation

RIYADH: Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition military commander General Raheel Sharif welcomed a delegation of Pakistan in Saudi capital Riyadh on Sunday. The Pakistani team was headed by the Secretary Defense, Lt Gen Zamir ul Hassan Shah. The two sides discussed salient contours of the future events of IMCTC during 2018, a statement by the coalition 2

July 7, 2018 12:00 AM Qatar discussed Russian arms deal: Emir Tamim

PARIS: The leader of Qatar said on Friday that he had discussed buying an advanced air defence system from Russia with President Vladimir Putin, but that no decision had been taken. News that Qatar might be on the verge of buying the S-400 missile system has alarmed the gas-rich Gulf state´s neighbour Saudi Arabia, which is reportedly lobbying hard to try to stop the acquisition 1