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70 militants, 9 soldiers killed in Afghanistan within day

KABUL(NNI) Some 70 militants were killed after Afghan army, police and intelligence agency personnel launched wide-scale operations against militants’ hideouts within the past 24 hours, said the country’s Defense Ministry on Sunday. Up to 15 armed Taliban insurgents were also wounded and 20 persons were detained by the joint forces during the raids launched in

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Freedom struggle continues despite worse atrocities: Masood briefs UK media

LONDON (Monitoring Desk)  Sardar Masood Khan, President, Azad Jammu & Kashmir briefed media on human rights violations in Kashmir. He said that India was committing gross human rights violations in Kashmir and the entire population was living under extended curfew for over a month now. He appealed to the international community to play its role

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Pakistan Army stamping out terrorism, US students told

CHICAGO(Monitoring Desk)  Twenty students and faculty members from Benedictine University’s Department of Global Studies were briefed on the progress Pakistan has made since it independence, its challenges and opportunities during a visit to the Consulate. Vice Consul Saman Muneeb also told the group — headed by Dr Vincent Gaddis, who is the head of the

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President AJK urges int’l community to resole Kashmir issue

LONDON(Monitoring Desk)  President, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Sardar Masood Khan has urged the international community to play its role to end the rights abuses and resolve the issue according to the UN resolutions on Kashmir. Briefing the media on human rights violations in Kashmir, he said, “India was committing gross human rights violations in

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Indian troops kill another Kashmiri youth in Kupwara

SRINAGAR(Monitoring Desk)   In a fresh incident of violence, Indian troops killed one more Kashmiri youth in Kupwara district of the Indian-held Kashmir. According to KMS, the troops killed the youth during a siege and search operation in Machil area of the district. Earlier, an Indian soldier was killed in an attack in the same

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Will continue to cooperate with Pakistan in war against terrorism: US

WASHINGTON(Web Desk)  US Department of State deputy spokesperson Mark Toner while briefing the newsmen in Washington said that the United States is will continue to cooperate with Pakistan in war against terrorism. Answering a question regarding this week’s terrorist attack on the Police Training College in Quetta, Mark Toner offered condolences to the families and

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Trump says Clinton policy on Syria would lead to World War Three

Washington –  US Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said on Tuesday that Democrat Hillary Clinton’s plan for Syria would “lead to World War Three,” because of the potential for conflict with military forces from nuclear-armed Russia.In an interview focused largely on foreign policy, Trump said defeating Islamic State is a higher priority than persuading Syrian

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It is inevitable that polio will be stopped: WHO

ISLAMABAD – The representative of World Health Organization (WHO) in Pakistan, Dr. Michel Thieren has said that, “It is inevitable that polio will be stopped, will all likelihood even by the year’s end. Wherever the virus is still actively transmitting, mostly in Afghanistan and Pakistan, the core polio epidemiological indicators attest that this virus is

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US condemns Quetta terror attack

WASHINGTON – The United States on Tuesday condemned the terrorist attack on a police training center in Quetta which claimed at least 61 lives and left more than 124 wounded, and said Washington will stand with the government at this difficult hour. “The United States condemns the terrorist attack on the police training center in

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Pakistan ‘would certainly be’ among other countries if Trump plans foreign trip: White House

WASHINGTON (Sarzameen News) – Pakistan will be among the list of other countries if newly-elected US President Donald Trump ever started planning his foreign trip, the White House spokesperson stated. “When President Trump begins planning his overseas travel, he’ll have a range of places to consider, and Pakistan would certainly be one of them,” White

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