2017 March 01 : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for March 1st, 2017

Qatari emir, Bahrain PM discuss ways to enhance bilateral cooperation

March 1, 2017 |

Doha (IINA) � Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani met here on Tuesday with Bahraini Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, who was on an official visit to Doha.

The emir welcomed the prime minister's visit …

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Former Afghan Interpreter Heartened by Trump Vow to Pursue Extremists

March 1, 2017 |

President Donald Trump's speech to Congress hit home for Hewad Hemat, a former interpreter who lived with the threat of terrorism every day while helping U.S. and U.N. forces in his native Afghanistan.

Hemat attended the address Tuesday night as …

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Participants in Islamabad Summit Call for Closer Ties

March 1, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN � A regional economic summit in Pakistan on Wednesday concluded with participants pledging to collectively fight the "challenge of terrorism" and push for greater collaboration in areas of trade, energy and infrastructure development.

Islamabad hosted the daylong 10-nation …

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