2017 June 16

Archive for June 16th, 2017

UN Closing in on Treaty to Ban Nuclear Weapons

June 16, 2017 |

UNITED NATIONS � The president of the U.N. conference drafting what could be the first treaty to ban nuclear weapons expressed confidence Thursday that with the necessary political will more than 130 countries supporting the initiative can reach agreement by …

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PM personifies and explemfies the exaltation of law, setting a standard applicable to…

June 16, 2017 |

Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage, Marriyum Aurangzeb Thursday

said that Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif through his appearance before the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) and by following the Constitution and law has set a precedent for …

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Pakistan to Boost Security for Chinese Nationals After IS Killings

June 16, 2017 |

WASHINGTON � Pakistan aims to tighten security for the thousands of Chinese nationals working in the country after a Chinese couple was abducted and later allegedly killed by Islamic State raising safety concerns about major economic projects that Beijing has …

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Political settlement is imperative for Afghan conflict: FO

June 16, 2017 |

Pakistan believes that Afghan-owned and Afghan-led political settlement is imperative for restoring long-lasting peace in the war-torn country. The Foreign Office Spokesperson, Nafees Zakaria during the weekly press briefing here Thursday said Pakistan was keen to see durable and lasting …

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