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Chinese Gen calls on COAS, lauds Pak Army’s security for CPEC Listen

RAWALPINDI: Vice Chairman of Chinese Central Military Commission (CMC) General Zhang Youxia called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at the GHQ on Thursday, discussing regional security and enhanced bilateral defence cooperation, reads an ISPR press release. Matters of mutual interest, regional security and enhanced bilateral …

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From Gwadar-Kashgar: Crude oil pipeline requires $10 billion investment

ISLAMABAD:  The Frontier Works Organisation (FWO) and foreign investors have estimated an investment of $10 billion in laying a crude oil pipeline from Gwadar to Kashgar that will have transmission capacity of one million barrels per day. The federal cabinet, in its recent meeting, was informed that engineering company FWO, …

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Beleaguered Nawaz Sharif Rattles Pakistan Army’s Cage

With a not-so-subtle jab, the former prime minister has virtually indicted the country’s powerful army for a disastrous national security policy that has turned Pakistan into an international pariah. Mohammad Taqi The three-time former prime minister of Pakistan Mian Mohammad Nawaz Sharif took a not-so-subtle jab at the Pakistan army’s …

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US closely monitoring Iranian forces in Persian Gulf: Navy chief

The United States Navy is closely monitoring Iranian forces in the Persian Gulf and expects a “period of uncertainty” and increased level of alertness, the US Navy chief has said. “It is a period of uncertainty that we are entering into right, how the whole world will respond to this …

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Sadiq Sanjrani inaugurates Gwadar desalination plant

QUETTA: Gwadar port is a unique port, it will not only benefited Pakistan, rather would prove fruitful for entire region. Gwadar port would invigorate international financing and bring economical revaluation particularly in Asia. The Senate chairman, Sadiq Sanjrani, has inaugurated a desalination plant installed at the Gwadar port by Chinese …

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Confronting Iran

Munir Akram HOURS after US President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal (formally, the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, or JCPOA) and reimpose the ‘highest-level’ of sanctions on Iran, Israel launched extensive aerial attacks on what it alleged were Iranian militias that had fired rockets into …

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Oman faces property crash as foreign workers leave

At least 670 commercial property owners are facing potential bankruptcy, says bank source Oman’s property sector is feeling the squeeze as thousands of expatriates leave the country following a renewed government drive to replace them with Omanis. Ahmed Al Hamadani is one of the many landlords who are losing income. …

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US pullout from Iran deal: Who will pay the economic price?

We examine Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal and the implications for the global economy. This week, US President Donald Trump announced that he has withdrawn from the Iran nuclear deal and is set to renew sanctions on Iran. It’s a decision which has implications for the …

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Militants from Pakistan attacked Mumbai — Sharif

Former prime minister asks why trial cannot be completed Islamabad: Militants from Pakistan did sneak into India to attack Mumbai in 2008 and kill 166 Indians and foreigners, former prime minister Nawaz Sharif said in remarks published on Saturday. “Militant organisations are active [in Pakistan],” Sharif told Dawn newspaper in …

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Pakistan and U.S. Restrict Diplomats’ Travel, Adding New Strain on Ties

By Haroon Janjua and Gardiner Harris May 11, 2018 ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Pakistan on Friday placed travel restrictions on United States diplomats based in the country, the latest in a series of retaliatory measures that threaten to plunge already strained relations to their worst level in years. The restrictions in …

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