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Turkey says ready to act against Haftar if Libya attacks continue

01 January, 2020 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey will not refrain from “teaching a lesson” to Khalifa Haftar if his eastern Libyan forces continue attacks against the country’s internationally recognised government, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday. He said Haftar had “run away” from Moscow after Monday’s peace talks between him and the head of the Tripoli-based government, Fayez … Read More


US, imposes, sanctions, Iran, missile, attacks, Iraq

US imposes more sanctions on Iran after missile attacks in Iraq

01 January, 2020 12:49 pm 12:49 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States imposed more sanctions on Iran on Friday in retaliation for its missile attack on US forces in Iraq this week and vowed to tighten the economic screws if Tehran continued “terrorist” acts or pursued a nuclear bomb. The targets of the sanctions included Iran’s manufacturing, mining and textile sectors … Read More


Iran, attacks, US, forces, Iraq, retaliation, killing, commander

Iranian state TV says 80 ‘American terrorists’ killed in Iran m...

01 January, 2020 8:00 am 8:00 am

BAGHDAD/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Iranian state television said on Wednesday that at least 80 “American terrorists” were killed in attacks involving 15 missiles Tehran launched on US targets in Iraq, adding that none of the missiles were intercepted. State TV, citing a senior Revolutionary Guards source, also said Iran had 100 other targets in the region … Read More


Afghan, voters, defy, attacks, delays, vote, president

Afghan voters defy attacks, delays to vote for president

09 September, 2019 12:26 pm 12:26 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – Afghans braved the threat of militant attacks and delays at polling booths to vote in a presidential election on Saturday, a major test of the Western-backed Afghan government’s ability to protect democracy despite Taliban attempts to derail the polls. More than 9 million registered voters are potentially heading to the polls amid … Read More


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Attacks on public rights started after power assigned to puppets: Bilawal

09 September, 2019 6:25 pm 6:25 pm

SUKKUR (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that attacks on public rights started after the power was assigned to puppets in the country. Talking to the media at the residence of PPP stalwart Syed Khurshid Ali Shah on Tuesday, he said that Sindh had always defeated undemocratic forces. “The puppet’s success was … Read More


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Yemen’s Houthis say will stop attacks if S Arabia reciprocates

09 September, 2019 4:00 am 4:00 am

SANAA – Houthis will stop aiming missile and drone attacks at Saudi Arabia if the kingdom reciprocates the same gesture, bur warn that a continuation of the war could lead to “dangerous developments”, said an official with the Houthi rebel movement in Yemen on Friday night. The announcement was made by Mahdi al-Mashat, head of … Read More


Soldiers, martyred, terrorist, attacks, Balochistan, North Waziristan

10 soldiers martyred in terrorist attacks in Balochistan and North Wazirist...

07 July, 2019 4:58 pm 4:58 pm

AWALPINDI (92 News) – Ten soldiers were martyred in different terrorism incidents in Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Saturday. According to a press release issued by the ISPR, FC Balochistan troops were in a combing /sensitisation operation between Hushab and Turbat when they came under attack. As a result, Captain Aqib, Sepoy Nadir, Sepoy Atif … Read More


Turkish President, Tayyip Erdogan, phones, PM, condemns, terrorist, attacks

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan phones PM, condemns terrorist attacks

07 July, 2019 8:33 am 8:33 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Friday phoned Prime Minister Imran Khan to condemn terrorist attacks in Pakistan. The Turkish president expressed grief over the loss of precious lives in terrorism. Both leaders also discussed bilateral relations as well as regional matters. They also exchanged views on the Afghan peace process and … Read More


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Trump defiant as lawmakers blast his racist attacks on four congresswomen

07 July, 2019 9:40 am 9:40 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump doubled down on his attacks against four minority US congresswomen on Monday and dismissed concerns that his comments were racist, prompting outrage from Democrats, who moved to condemn him in the House of Representatives. Speaking at the White House, Trump said people he described as critical of the United … Read More


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Khan is a ‘disaster’, London needs a new mayor – Trump

06 June, 2019 8:54 am 8:54 am

LONDON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump once again criticised London Mayor Sadiq Khan , saying he is a “disaster” and will “only get worse” after three people were slain in the city in less than 20 hours. “LONDON needs a new mayor ASAP. Khan is a disaster – will only get worse!” Trump said … Read More


Trump, US, military intervention, Iran

Trump blames Iran for tanker attacks, stoking fears of confrontation

06 June, 2019 9:17 pm 9:17 pm

DUBAI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump blamed Iran on Friday for attacks on two oil tankers at the entrance to the Gulf despite Tehran’s denials, stoking fears of a confrontation in the vital oil shipping route. Iran has dismissed earlier US charges that it was behind Thursday’s attacks that crippled two tankers. It has … Read More


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Sri Lankans urged to avoid mosques, churches amid fears of more attacks

04 April, 2019 2:12 pm 2:12 pm

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena said on Friday police are looking for 140 people believed to have links with the Islamic State group, which has claimed responsibility for the Easter Sunday suicide bombings of churches and hotels. Muslims in Sri Lanka were urged to pray at home on Friday and not attend … Read More


PM, Imran Khan, phones, Sri Lankan, counterpart, condemns, terrorist, attacks

PM Imran Khan phones Sri Lankan counterpart, condemns terrorist attacks

04 April, 2019 1:18 pm 1:18 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday telephoned his Sri Lankan Counterpart Ranil Wickremesinghe and strongly condemned the terrorist attacks that took place on Easter Sunday. According to the Foreign Office, Prime Minister Imran Khan conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families and profound prayers for the speedy recovery of the … Read More


Death, toll, Sri Lanka, bombing, attacks, rises, 359, police

Death toll from Sri Lanka bombing attacks rises to 359: police

04 April, 2019 10:59 am 10:59 am

COLOMBO (Reuters) – The death toll from the Easter Sunday suicide bombing attacks on churches and hotels in Sri Lanka rose to 359, police said on Wednesday without providing any further details. Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekera released the toll but did not give a breakdown of casualties from the three churches and four hotels hit … Read More


Sri Lanka, wakes, emergency law, Easter, bombing, attacks

Sri Lanka wakes to emergency law after Easter bombing attacks

04 April, 2019 10:07 am 10:07 am

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankans woke to emergency law on Tuesday as authorities searched for those behind suicide bomb attacks on churches and luxury hotels that killed 290 people at the weekend, with the focus turning to militants with links to foreign groups. No group has yet to claim responsibility for Easter Sunday’s attacks on … Read More