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  • Pakistan Confirms Inclusion on FATF’s Terrorist Financing List in June

    Pakistani authorities this week confirmed the country is going back on the "gray list" of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), a global financial watchdog that monitors terror financing and money laundering.The country's status has been unclear...

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  • Deadly Suicide Attack Targets Quetta, Pakistan

    ISLAMABAD, A suicide bomb attack near Pakistan's southwestern city of Quetta has killed at least four paramilitary soldiers and wounded about eight others.Officials said the bomber struck a security post of the Frontier Corps force Wednesday night,...

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  • EU agrees to prepare sanctions on Myanmar generals

    Brussels European Union foreign ministers agreed on Monday to prepare sanctions against Myanmar generals over the killings of Rohingya Muslims and to strengthen the EU arms embargo, accusing state security forces of grave human rights abuses.The foreig...

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  • Press Release

    A Photo Exhibition to commemorate the Chinese New Year was inaugurated by Foreign Minister Khawaja Mohammad Asif and Ambassador of People's Republic of China H.E Yao Jing today at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The photo exhibition...

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  • Macron, Merkel to discuss Syria truce with Putin

    Paris French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will hold talks Sunday with Russia's Vladimir Putin over implementing a UN ceasefire in Syria, France's presidency said, as new airstrikes pounded an opposition-held area.The di...

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  • Nigeria: Some of 50 abducted schoolgirls rescued

    Lagos, Nigeria announced the rescue of some of the schoolgirls hours after over 50 of them were declared missing following an earlier headcount.The Yobe State Government hereby informs the public that some of the girls at Government...

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  • Geneva Center chief calls on Western, Arab decision-makers to tackle causes of refugee crisis

    Geneva, The Swiss city of Geneva hosted on February 15-16 the 23rd International Humanitarian and Security Conference, organized by Webster University with the support of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the United Nations High...

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  • Member of peace committee in Bajaur Agency killed in bomb blast

    A member of peace committee in Bajaur Agency, Malik Abdur Rahman was killed in a remote controlled blast in Mamond tehsil on Friday.The local administration has started investigation into the incident.Source: Radio Pakistan

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  • UN chief calls for immediate de-escalation of violence in Syria

    New York (UNA-OIC) � UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres called for an immediate and unconditional de-escalation of violence in Syria as civilians in the war-torn country suffer through one of the most violent periods in nearly seven...

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  • King Abdullah II tells Pence: “East Jerusalem must be capital of future Palestinian state”

    Amman, (UNA-OIC) - Jordan's King Abdullah II told US Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday that President Donald Trump's decision on Jerusalem does not come as a result of a comprehensive settlement to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, reiterating...

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  • Israeli warplanes bomb southern Gaza Strip site

    Gaza (UNA-OIC) � Israeli warplanes bombed a site southeast of the city of Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip early Sunday morning, causing damage to the area.

    According to Palestinian sources, Israeli fighter jets launched two missiles near...

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  • KP govt spending Rs540m on housing sector

    The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government is spending five hundred and forty million rupees on housing sector during current fiscal year.A spokesman of Provincial government told our Correspondent that it includes seven ongoing while nine new housing schemes.U...

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  • Tourism activities increasing with restoration of peace: Rajwana

    Governor Punjab Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana says tourism activities are increasing with the restoration of peace in the country.He was addressing inaugural ceremony of Islamabad City Tour Bus Service in Rawalpindi on Wednesday.Rafique Rajwana said P...

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  • King of Bahrain receives Saudi Interior Minister

    Manama, (UNA-OIC) - King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain received here on Monday Saudi Minister of Interior Prince Abdul Aziz bin Saud bin Naif in the presence of Bahraini Interior Minister Lt. Gen. Shaikh Rashid...

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  • Hearing Delayed for Canadian Ex-hostage Boyle

    OTTAWA, ONTARIO Canadian ex-hostage Joshua Boyle's case has been put off until next Monday while his lawyers work on a bail plan.Boyle made brief court appearance via video link Monday. He is facing 15 charges, including...

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