2017 September 29

Archive for September 29th, 2017

Cross-Kashmir Border Clash Kills Pakistani Soldier, 2 Civilians

September 29, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN � Pakistan said that cross-border shooting by India late Friday left one soldier and two civilians dead in the disputed Kashmir region.

Three soldiers and two civilians were wounded, according to a Pakistani military statement.

The statement blamed …

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MUHARRAM PROCESSIONS: MOBILE PHONE SERVICES SUSPENDED

September 29, 2017 |

Mobile phone services were suspended in Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas and Shaheed Benaziarabad divisions today in view of strict security arrangements for Muharram processions.

Internet services were also observed to have been disrupted in some areas.

Cellular services will also remain partially …

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Pakistan Army Chief to Visit Afghanistan Sunday

September 29, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD Pakistan's military chief, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, will undertake a crucial visit to Afghanistan on Sunday where his delegation is to discuss with Afghan counterparts ways to strengthen bilateral security cooperation and border management efforts.

Relations between Islamabad and …

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Five Suspected Terrorists Killed in Police Shootout in Karachi

September 29, 2017 |

WASHINGTON Pakistan's Sindh province police on Thursday killed five suspected terrorists who had ties to al-Qaida and Islamic State terror groups in the southern port city of Karachi, according to provincial law enforcement officials.

Rao Anwaar, a senior provincial police …

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SINDH GOVT IMPLEMENTS STRICT SECURITY ARRANGEMENTS

September 29, 2017 |

Sindh Government has implemented the strict security arrangements for the security of the 8th, 9th and 10th Muharram-ul-Haram.

Over ten thousand police and rangers personnel have been deployed all over the city for the security of processions and majalis.

Sindh …

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In Afghanistan, Mattis Confident of Eventually Breaking Stalemate

September 29, 2017 |

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN The new U.S. strategy for the war in Afghanistan unveiled last month by President Donald Trump is already showing results insisted senior military officials who met with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis in Afghanistan this week.

General John Nicholson, …

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