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KKH opened for traffic

April 3, 2018 |

Landslides hit Karakorum Highway has been opened for one way traffic between Rawalpindi and Gilgit-Baltistan.

Workers of Frontier Works Organisation have removed debris from the road which was blocked last night due to landslides at three points between Pattan and …

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Ambassador Tina Kaidanow, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs, Travels to Turkey and Iraq

March 27, 2018 |

Ambassador Tina Kaidanow, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs, will travel to Turkey and Iraq March 28-April 3.

In Ankara, Turkey, Ambassador Kaidanow will meet with Turkish officials to discuss bilateral defense trade and security cooperation. She …

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U.S. Diplomat Shannon Holds Talks With Mirziyoev

March 26, 2018 |

Visiting U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon has met with Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoev in Tashkent.

The Uzbek Foreign Ministry says the sides discussed bilateral ties and international and regional issues at the meeting on March …

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Visit of the President of Sri Lanka to Pakistan (22-24 March, 2018)

March 24, 2018 |

His Excellency Maithripala Sirisena, President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka visited Pakistan on the occasion of Pakistan Day from 22nd - 24th March 2018. He was the guest of honour at the Pakistan Day parade on 23rd …

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Rangers arrest 7 criminals in Karachi

March 22, 2018 |

Pakistan Rangers Sindh have arrested seven criminals including a member of Al-Qaeda Subcontinent.

According to a Rangers spokesman, the criminals were arrested during operations in New Karachi, Nazimabad, Clifton and Docks areas of the city.

They were involved in target …

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7th meeting of the Russia Pakistan Joint Working Group on Counter-Terrorism

March 21, 2018 |

The 7th Meeting of the Pakistan Russia Joint Working Group on Counter-Terrorism was held today in Islamabad at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Pakistan side was led by Mr. Ahmad Farooq, Director General, Counter Terrorism, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, …

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(FLASH) 19 CONTAINERS DROWNED AFTER 2 SHIPS COLLIDE AT SEAPORT OF KARACHI, PAKISTAN

March 21, 2018 |

UNDATED, A total of 19 containers drowned and went missing in Arabian Sea after two ships collided at the seaport in Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi, local media reported Tuesday.

Source: Nam News Network

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Press Release

March 20, 2018 |

President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi convey their heartiest felicitations to President Vladimir Putin on his re-election in the Presidential Election held on 18 March 2018.

Pakistan and Russia enjoy close, friendly and cooperative relations. Our relations …

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BUSINESS PEOPLE FROM ALGERIA, PAKISTAN EXAMINE OPPORTUNITIES FOR PARTNERSHIPS

March 20, 2018 |

ALGIERS, Business people from Algeria and Pakistan have examined various opportunities for partnerships during an Algerian-Pakistani business meeting held here Monday with a view to boosting economic co-operation between the two countries.

During the meeting, organized by the Algerian Chamber …

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Concern Over the Situation in Afrin, Syria

March 19, 2018 |

The United States is deeply concerned over reports from Afrin City over the last 48 hours. It appears the majority of the population of the city, which is predominantly Kurdish, evacuated under threat of attack from Turkish military forces and …

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The United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs adopts a Resolution tabled by Pakistan

March 19, 2018 |

The United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND), during its sixty-first regular session, which convened in Vienna from 12-16 March 2018 adopted, by consensus, the resolution tabled by Pakistan on the theme of "Strengthening efforts to prevent drug abuse in …

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Five Killed In Pakistani Shelling In Disputed Kashmir

March 18, 2018 |

Five members of an Indian family were killed and two wounded by Pakistani shelling in disputed Kashmir on March 18.

Both sides were engaging in heavy shelling despite a 15-year-old cease-fire between the nuclear-armed rivals in the area, the officials …

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