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Pakistan as forefront state in war on terror, renders huge sacrifices: China

BEIJING (Sarzameen News)- China has reiterated that Pakistan as a front state in the war against terrorism has rendered great sacrifices Chinese Foreign Ministry’s spokesperson Hua Chunying during her regular press briefing in Beijing said that the international community should acknowledge and fully recognize contribution of Pakistan in the anti-terror fight. She said that China is willing to work with Pakistan and other countries to enhance cooperation on

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NSC decides to keep robust defense posture against Trump policy on Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD  (Sarzameen News)- The National Security Committee (NSC) on Wednesday decided to keep a robust defense posture to ensure national security in a challenging environment following announcement of Donlad Trump’s policy on Afghanistan. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi chaired the 13th meeting of the National Security Committee (NSC) held at Prime Minister House today The Committee reviewed internal

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Pakistan to launch Pakistan Alumni Society of Sri Lanka

COLOMBO (Sarzameen News)- To foster, encourage and promote close relations between the people of Pakistan and Sri Lanka and to provide support to prospective Sri Lankan students going to Pakistan for higher education, the High Commission of Pakistan (HEC) is planning to launch Pakistan Alumni Society of Sri Lanka, soon. The Society aims to connect the universities of both countries under various scholarship

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Senate asks gov’t to summon U.S. envoy over Trump’s remarks

ISLAMABAD(Sarzameen News)- Pakistani Senate on Wednesday asked the government to summon the U.S. ambassador to convey concern of the country and the people over President Donald Trump‘s regional strategy. A statement by the Senate, or Upper House of the Parliament, said the House has unanimously adopted the “Initial Response to the U.S. President’s Afghan –South Asia

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GBLA passes resolution condemning statement of Trump against Pakistan

GILGIT (Sarzameen News)- Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly (GBLA) passed a unanimous resolution today condemning the statement of US President against Pakistan. In its 20th session Speaker Fida Muhammad Nashad in the chair in Gilgit on Tuesday, Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly also demanded US President to revisit its policies about Pakistan. The resolution was presented in the House by Jafarullah

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India disregarding Indus Water Treaty: Khawaja Asif

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif lamented on Tuesday that India was not cooperating with Pakistan in line with the Indus Water Treaty. Addressing a seminar titled “Indus Water Treaty: Issues and Recommendations` organized by Institute of Strategic Studies in Islamabad on Tuesday, the foreign minister urged the World Bank, which had brokered the water-distribution between the two

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Indian forces commit 600 ceasefire violations this year: FO

ISLAMABAD  (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan says Indian forces have “carried out more than 600 ceasefire violations” this year despite a ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC). Pakistan and India had declared ceasefire along the LoC in 2003 and guns had relatively been silent since then. However, Pakistani officials say India has increased violations and mainly fire into civilian areas. Escalation has been seen

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World ignoring India’s nuclear expansion at its own peril: Belfer Center scholar

ISLAMABAD  (Sarzameen News)  India’s nuclear expansion needs greater international attention as it is an emerging threat for world peace and security and not just for Pakistan, says a scholar specializing in strategic stability dynamics in South Asia. Dr Mansoor Ahmed, a post-doctoral fellow at Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard-Kennedy School was speaking at a round-table conference at Strategic Vision Institute, a local

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Seminar held in Brussels against Indian plan for changing Kashmir’s demography

BRUSSELS  (Sarzameen News)- Chairman Kashmir Council EU Ali Raza Syed said, it is a conspiracy by India to change population ratio in  Indian Held Kashmir (IHK) adding that it is against International norms and we will move against this evil plan. A seminar was arranged in Brussels against a plan of Indian BJP regime for amendment in constitution of India in order to

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Iran’s dairy products export sees remarkable growth

TEHRAN  (Sarzameen News)-  Iran exported about 153,000 tons of dairy products worth 264 million U.S. dollars during the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year, March 21-July 22, Financial Tribune daily reported on Sunday. The data shows a 3 percent rise in weight and a 28 percent growth in value year on year. In the

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