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Israeli PM Netanyahu cuts short Paris visit

Israeli PM Netanyahu cuts short Paris visit

According to a spokesperson, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu cut short a visit to Paris on Sunday and was returning to…

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Next government must tackle severe failings on human rights: Fiji Elections

Next government must tackle severe failings on human rights: Fiji Elections

“Before Fijians head to the polls, all candidates should pledge to tackle the many and persistent human rights abuses…

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In Qatar Espionage Case Bahrain Appeals Court Issues Verdict

On Sunday, Bahrain’s higher appeals court convicted a defendant to jail for life over charges of surveillance on Qatar. A…

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Bomb Package Sent to Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton Ahead of us Election

Bomb Package Sent to Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton Ahead of us Election

Former US President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton along with others became the target of…

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Australia slaps sanctions on Myanmar army top brass

Australia slaps sanctions on Myanmar army top brass

Australia slapped travel and financial sanctions on 5 top Myanmar military officers, accused of overseeing brutal violence against Rohingya…

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India Is Set To Win Election To UN Human Rights Council

India Is Set To Win Election To UN Human Rights Council

India will be vying for the seat in the Asia-Pacific category. Along with India, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Fiji, and the…

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Sodomy still Haunting Anwar

According to the Deputy Police Chief of Port Dickson, Deputy Superintendent Mohd Faisal Mohd Noor stated that the President…

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PKR Candidates are Going Ahead with Personal Attacks

PKR Candidates are Going Ahead with Personal Attacks

Earlier, Rafizi Ramli made statements against the Economic Affairs Minister and Deputy President of PKR, Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin…

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Mauritania ruling party leader shocked at Qatari criticism of Mauritanian democracy

Mauritania ruling party leader shocked at Qatari criticism of Mauritanian democracy

Sidi Mohamed Ould Mohamed, the leader of the ruling party of Mauritania, has expressed surprised at the criticism from…

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Under rising violence in Tripoli, sanctions on militias wanted by France

France has told that it wanted the United Nations Security Council to implement sanctions on militias which were involved…

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Is the ball in Trump’s court with Kim’s small steps on nuclear programme ?

Is the ball in Trump’s court with Kim’s small steps on nuclear programme ?

The Trump administration has sought concessions like a detailed inventory of North Korea’s weapons and inspections, as any peace…

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UN probe: Myanmar army should be removed from politics

UN probe: Myanmar army should be removed from politics

According to UN investigators, Myanmar’s powerful army should be removed from politics, as they released the final part of a damning report…

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Head of UN in Afghanistan tells the Security Council, ‘Time for Important Decisions’

Tasamichi Yamamoto, leading the UN mission in Afghanistan said that it is time for some important decisions in the…

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Bolton and Trump Take On the International Criminal Court

Bolton and Trump Take On the International Criminal Court

Bolton’s speech was both hard-hitting and highly principled. Rich in historical and constitutional detail, the speech examines the actions…

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After ‘Silk Road’ tension, Pakistan’s army chief visits Beijing

Pakistan’s army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa began a three-day visit to China on Sunday, Pakistan’s military said, days…

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India expresses Regret that the Kashmir Issue Being Raised At UN Human Rights Council

India expresses Regret that the Kashmir Issue Being Raised At UN Human Rights Council

India has expressed regret that the Kashmir issue is being raised at the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) after…

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Democratic U.S. senators urge Pompeo to ensure the release of Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar

Democratic U.S. senators urge Pompeo to ensure the release of Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar

Eleven Republican and Democratic U.S. senators pressured President Donald Trump’s administration to “use all tools at your disposal,” including…

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The U.N. envoy for Syria hosted diplomats from Iran, Russia and Turkey

The U.N. envoy for Syria hosted diplomats from Iran, Russia and Turkey

Diplomats from Iran, Russia, Turkey meet UN envoy on Syria to discuss work toward rewriting the country’s constitution, amid concerns…

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Nicaragua compared to Syria by the U.S and warned of possible regional crisis

The civil unrest in Nicaragua has been declared a threat to the security of the region by the United…

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German minister sees progress on migrant deal with Italy

German minister sees progress on migrant deal with Italy

Seehofer told German news agency DPA that he expected an agreement to be reached with Italy, following similar deals…

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China Joins the Race of Counter Drone Technology and Laser Weapons

China is trying to catch up with the United States in the field of unmanned aerial vehicle technology. China…

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Press Vietnam To End Systemic Abuses: Australia

Press Vietnam To End Systemic Abuses: Australia

The Australian government should press the Vietnamese government to release political prisoners and detainees; end repression of free speech,…

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Taliban Withdraws Protection for Red Cross Staff in Afghanistan

On 15th August, Taliban announced that it was pulling out its security guarantee for the staffs of International Red…

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The Reasoning behind the Recent Nuclear and Military Measures Taken By Iran

The Iranian regime has increased their military exercises with the re-imposition of US sanctions. It even test fired a…

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U.N. says it has credible reports that China holds a million Uighurs in secret camps

U.N. says it has credible reports that China holds a million Uighurs in secret camps

A United Nations human rights panel said on Friday that it had received many credible reports that 1 million…

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Human Right Group Opposing the Moving Of Rohingya to Island Camp

A human rights group requested Bangladesh’s government to relinquish plans to move Rohingya Muslim refugees to a small, desolate…

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Israeli minister: Egypt bears equal responsibility for Gaza

Israeli minister: Egypt bears equal responsibility for Gaza

Egypt bears as much responsibility for the Gaza Strip as Israel does, an Israeli cabinet minister said on Monday,…

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United States Needs Help To Find Parents Deported Without Their Children

The Government of the US has told the federal court judge that they are keen to help out those…

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Revolutionary Guards’ Head Says Iran’s President Will Not Meet Trump

Revolutionary Guards’ Head Says Iran’s President Will Not Meet Trump

The head of Iran’s powerful Revolutionary Guards rejected the chances of a meeting between the Iranian leader…

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Phantom Organization Gets Exposed

Phantom Organization Gets Exposed

The Arab Organization for Human Rights in Britain and Europe, Geneva branch disclosed in a film the reality investigation…

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Turkey, Russia, Iran to Meet in Sochi for Syria Talks

Russia, Iran, and Turkey, the co-sponsors of the Syrian peace talks held annually in Kazakhstan, will be meeting on…

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BRICS Calls for an All-Inclusive Approach for Fighting Terrorism

The BRICS nations called for an all-inclusive approach in battling terrorism. As a part of the approaches, some steps…

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The Obama Administration Had Funded a Known al-Qaeda Affiliate

It has been discovered that a grant of $200,000 was approved by the Obama administration to an affiliate of…

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Blast kills at least 20 in Pakistan on election day

Blast kills at least 20 in Pakistan on election day

The blast happened near a polling station, said a Reuters witness in Quetta, capital of Pakistan’s province of Baluchistan,…

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UN urges Myanmar to create conditions for Rohingya return

UN urges Myanmar to create conditions for Rohingya return

The UN Security Council has urged Myanmar’s government to step-up efforts to create conditions that will allow Rohingya Muslims…

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Islamic State makes comeback in Iraq with switch to guerrilla tactics

Islamic State makes comeback in Iraq with switch to guerrilla tactics

With its dream of a Caliphate in the Middle East now dead, Islamic State has switched to hit-and-run attacks…

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UN Human Rights Chief Hits Back the Claims of Bias on Kashmir Report

UN Human Rights commissioner Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein published a report last month on human rights violation in Kashmir….

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Trump and Putin Agree to Enhance Cooperation in Syria

U.S. President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart President Vladimir Putin agreed to collaborate on various issues. During the…

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Mexico Opposes US Advice to Take More Asylum Seekers

Mexico resisted the U.S. request to allow asylum seekers to apply in Mexico instead of the United States. Sources…

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Memorials Of Nobel Laureate Dissident Liu Xiabo Snuffed By China

Memorials Of Nobel Laureate Dissident Liu Xiabo Snuffed By China

The supporters of Nobel Peace Prize-winning dissident Liu Xiaobo were warned by the state to not mark…

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Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Slams Trumps Child Separation Policy

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai mentioned Trump’s latest policy to separate children of illegal immigrants from their families…

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US State Department Accuses Iran of Using Embassies as a Cover for Terror Plots

A senior US Department of State asserted that the arrest of an Iranian diplomat for supposed ties with the…

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Novichok Nerve Agent Again Poisons Two Britons after Making a Russian Spy Its Victim

Two British citizens became critically ill after they got exposed to Novichok. According to Britain’s top counter-terrorism officer, Novichok…

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Pakistan Plans to Wipe off Terrorism through International Cooperation

Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi to the United Nations stated that Pakistan has achieved overwhelming success in combating terrorism over the…

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Human Rights Concerns Makes the Police to Use Facial Recognition in London

Human rights concerns have sparked in London after millions of people faced the prospects of being scanned by the…

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US State Department Warns About the Possibility of Child-trafficking

The US State Department has warned about the possibility of child-trafficking of the children who have been separated from…

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Chinese defense minister accepts the invitation to visit the U.S.

Chinese defense minister accepts the invitation to visit the U.S.

Chinese Defence Minister Wei Fenghe has accepted an invitation from U.S. Defence Secretary Jim Mattis to visit the United…

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Portugal’s defense minister targets NATO defense spending goals

Portugal’s defense minister targets NATO defense spending goals

When the 29 NATO states gather in Brussels for the biannual NATO Summit from July 11-12, expect a heavy…

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Grenade Attack in Ethiopia Claims Two Lives, Leaves Dozens Injured

Ethiopian officials have stated that two people have lost their lives and dozens have been left injured after an…

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Pakistan says it is ready to facilitate UN’s inquiry commission if India gives access to J&K

Pakistan says it is ready to facilitate UN’s inquiry commission if India gives access to J&K

Pakistan will be willing if India allows it access to Jammu and Kashmir, the country’s Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad…

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PM May asked defense minister to justify UK status as 'tier one' military power

PM May asked defense minister to justify UK status as ‘tier one’ military power

The FT said May told Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson that he needed to rethink the capabilities needed to be…

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Brussels Wants UK to Remain In European Rights Court

The European Union wants the United Kingdom to remain tied to the European court of human rights even after…

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Eid Ceasefire Provided Wide Support to the Afghan Taliban

The Afghan Taliban had stated that their three-day Eid ceasefire had ensured the unity of theor movement and portrayed…

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European Parliament calls on Bahrain to end human rights violations

European Parliament calls on Bahrain to end human rights violations

The resolution urged Manama to observe international laws and guarantee human rights for prisoners, freedom of expression and peaceful…

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Military Talks Between Koreas to Reduce Tension on Border

  High-level military talks are taking place between the two rival Korean nations in order to discuss means to reduce…

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Russia Claims New NATO Plan to Ensure Combat Readiness in Europe to Hamper Security

Russia claims that the new NATO plan in order to set up combat readiness in the continent would have…

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Afghan Taliban’s Eid Ceasefire Considered a Major Milestone but Should be Viewed Cautiously

The main protagonists of the Afghanistan war has decided to suspend hostilities during the Eid Al Fitr festival. The…

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Former United States Attorney General Hired By Qatar

The Qatar crisis is still going strong. As such, the Qatari government has started to hire more consultants and…

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Qatar is defending Iran

Khaled al-Attiyah, the defense minister of Qatar, has stated that his country will not be pulled into any conflict…

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Britain and France Might Sail Warships to Challenge China

The warships belonging to Britain and France would be sailing in the South China Sea in order to challenge…

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Myanmar will give UN access over return of Rohingya refugees

Myanmar will give UN access over return of Rohingya refugees

The western state has been largely sealed off after a bloody military-led campaign last year that has forced some…

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Syrian President threatens Military Clash with US and Calls on Trump

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had retorted to US President Trump’s Comment of calling him an animal. Assad had stated…

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South Korea Tries Hard to Prevent War Between US and North Korea

The South Korean President Moon-Jae and his allies are trying their level best to act as mediators between the…

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Top Commander of US in Europe Wants To Have More Resources and Forces

The senior general of US in Europe said that he wants to take up more troops along with other…

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Citizens to prepare for crisis or conflict: Sweden

Citizens to prepare for crisis or conflict: Sweden

For the first time in decades, the Swedish government is distributing instructions on preparing for and responding to a…

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Azerbaijani DM meets NATO Generals

Azerbaijani DM meets NATO Generals

On Wednesday, Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov met with Major General Odd Egil Pedersen, Chief of the NATO…

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Israel’s defense minister toughens campaign against Israeli Arabs

Israel’s defense minister toughens campaign against Israeli Arabs

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman has never made any bones about the strong grudge he holds against the Arab members…

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Azerbaijani defense minister meets heads of Turkish

Azerbaijani defense minister meets heads of Turkish

Azerbaijani Defense Minister, Colonel-General Zakir Hasanov met with Commander of the Turkish Military Academy, Brigadier General Ismail Guzeller and…

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DM: Iran considers Afghanistan’s security as its own security

DM: Iran considers Afghanistan’s security as its own security

Iran’s defense minister said in a joint press conference with his Afghan counterpart that Iran considers Afghanistan’s security as…

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Netanyahu and Putin Talk as Tensions Regarding Syrian Air Strikes Mount

The Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the Russian President Vladimir Putin had met in Russia to discuss military…

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Israel is Prepared for All Situations Claims Israeli Prime Minister

The Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu had stated that Israel would be prepared for every scenario irrespective of…

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Hezbollah’s Backdoor To North Africa Is Algeria

Hezbollah’s Backdoor To North Africa Is Algeria

New covert operations by Hezbollah in Algeria to counter Morocco’s decision of arresting Beirut financier Kassim Tajideen in behest…

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Lebanon's first national elections in nine years were marked by a tepid turnout Sunday, reflecting voter frustration over endemic corruption and a stagnant economy. Politicians had urged citizens to vote, and security forces struggled to maintain order as fights broke out in and around polling stations. Read More: https://www.ctvnews.ca/world/low-turnout-worries-politicians-as-lebanon-voting-ends-1.3917255

Low turnout worries politicians as Lebanon voting ends

Lebanon’s first national elections in nine years were marked by a tepid turnout Sunday, reflecting voter frustration over endemic…

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Two US airmen injured by Chinese lasers in Djibouti

Two U.S. airmen suffered “minor” injuries as a result of the use of the Pentagon believes are Chinese-deployed lasers…

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Queerphobic Leaders Are the First to Trample On the Human Rights of Us: Africa

Queerphobic Leaders Are the First to Trample On the Human Rights of Us: Africa

Queerphobia is the factor that unites most of our African leaders. Be warned – your rights are next, says…

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Mahathir Is Never a Good Choice for Malaysia’s Prime Minister

Mahathir Bin Mohamad, the former prime minister of Malaysia, has decided to run for the PM office once again….

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Somalia’s former defense minister elected the new speaker of parliament

Somalia’s former defense minister elected the new speaker of parliament

On Monday, Somalia’s parliament elected a former defense minister as its speaker. Mohamed Mursal Abdirahman resigned as the minister…

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€12bn more is wanted by German Defence Minister on Military Purpose

€12bn more is wanted by German Defence Minister on Military Purpose

German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen wants a budget increase of €12bn ($14.6bn) on top of what her ministry…

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Croatian Defense Minister is banned by Serbia

Croatian Defense Minister is banned by Serbia

Serbia has barred Croatian Defense Minister Damir Krsticevic from entering the country until further notice, following a similar action…

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China and Russia to Have War Games to Check Military Power of US in America

China and Russia have announced that they will be hosting joint war games to be held in the Asia-Pacific…

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Turkish Journalists Convicted For Just Doing Their Jobs

14 journalists and members of Cumhuriyet, the Turkish daily newspaper, have been convicted and sent to prison. According to…

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Russia to Move Missile Systems to Syria, Warns Israel of Consequences If Attacked

Russia may supply advanced S-300 missile systems to Syria in the coming weeks according to sources in the Russian…

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Greek Defence Minister meets with Egyptian Counterpart

Greek Defence Minister meets with Egyptian Counterpart

On Thursday, Egyptian Defense Minister Sedki Sobhi met with Greek counterpart Panos Kammenos to discuss regional developments and means…

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Pakistan defense Minister hold a one-on-one meeting with Polish Defence Minister

Pakistan defense Minister hold a one-on-one meeting with Polish Defence Minister

Minister for Defence, Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan held a restricted one-on-one meeting with Polish National Defence Minister, Mariusz Blaszczak….

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South Korea Aims For Peace Deal with North Korea

Only a few months ago, the Korean peninsula was teetering on the brink of open war. However, the last…

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Angus Campbell announced as next Australian Chief of Defence

Angus Campbell announced as next Australian Chief of Defence

Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister of Australia, has announced the next Chief of Defence will be Lieutenant General Angus Campbell,…

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The Trilateral Meet Keeps Syrian Issues Unresolved

The Trilateral Meet Keeps Syrian Issues Unresolved

The Commander-in-Chief said the US will let the other countries take care of Syria and it is retreating back…

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6,700 missiles sold to Saudi Arabia by US

6,700 missiles sold to Saudi Arabia by US

On Thursday, the sale of the anti-tank missiles numbering to 6,700 was announced to Saudi Arabia by the State…

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Turkey Replaces US in Qatar Military Base

Turkey Replaces US in Qatar Military Base

The military plan which has been elaborated by the Turkish Ministry of Defense said that two such bases would…

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Fire Festival Being Used by Iranian Youth for Protests

Fire Festival Being Used by Iranian Youth for Protests

The Iranian National Fire Festival will be used by the youth of Iran to protest against the cruel regime…

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Two Greek Border Guards Detained at Turkey

Two Greek Border Guards Detained at Turkey

Turkey has arrested two Greek borders guards on the suspicion of undercover work and have refused to release them….

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Women taxi drivers will rule the roads in Oman

Women taxi drivers will rule the roads in Oman

Wait to see women taxi drivers in Oman. From the coming month, Oman will allow women to drive taxis…

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What are the Pros and Cons if Oprah Winfrey Becomes the U.S. President in 2020?

What are the Pros and Cons if Oprah Winfrey Becomes the U.S. President in 2020?

Oprah Winfrey has delivered an inspiring and electrifying speech at the Golden Globe Awards and many people are expecting…

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French President Plans to Enforce Firm Rules on Asylum and Immigration

French President Plans to Enforce Firm Rules on Asylum and Immigration

A queue in front of the immigration office, before the break of dawn is the present scenario in France….

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Fate of Immigrants in Doubt: Optimism on DACA

Fate of Immigrants in Doubt: Optimism on DACA

The public negotiations held at the White House on Tuesday have made things easier for the lawmakers. The bipartisan…

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U.S Withdraws as a Global Leader: Germany Needs to Acquire Leadership Skills

U.S Withdraws as a Global Leader: Germany Needs to Acquire Leadership Skills

Usually a single sentence creates a historical impact. Two vital sentences from Angela Merkel, the German Chancellor will surely…

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The Bitter Relationship between the U.S and Pakistan Has Lasted Almost Six Decades and Might Worsen

The Bitter Relationship between the U.S and Pakistan Has Lasted Almost Six Decades and Might Worsen

The U.S and Pakistan have been sharing a hostile relationship for almost sixty years. U.S. President Donald Trump had…

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In 2018, Will Religion Play a Major Role in Politics?

In 2018, Will Religion Play a Major Role in Politics?

Religion is an important force that persists in the lives of people as well as in politics. Religion has…

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Get to Know the Five Things Which Should Be Feared in a Strong Global Economy

Get to Know the Five Things Which Should Be Feared in a Strong Global Economy

The world economy, contrary to the prediction of the economists and investors, has stepped in 2018 by establishing a…

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Contesting in an Election is Easier than Fighting against Stereotyping Women: Vogue’s New Suffragettes

Contesting in an Election is Easier than Fighting against Stereotyping Women: Vogue’s New Suffragettes

The suffragettes had efficiently secured votes for the women by using the weapons of short tactics and eloquent campaigns….

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Around 100 7-Eleven Stores Raided: Trump Administration Claims it to be Just the Beginning

Around 100 7-Eleven Stores Raided: Trump Administration Claims it to be Just the Beginning

The Federal immigration agents raided around hundred 7-Eleven stores throughout the nation. This kind of search operation to identify…

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