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Taiwan, military, chief, eight, dead, helicopter, forced landing

Taiwan military chief among eight dead as helicopter makes forced landing

01 January, 2020 12:54 pm 12:54 pm

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan’s top military official was among eight people killed on Thursday after the helicopter carrying them made a forced landing in a mountainous area near the capital Taipei, the defence ministry said. The main portion of the helicopter lay in a northern forest wreathed in mist, with its blades shattered into pieces, … Read More

Top, Iraq militia, chief, tough response, US air strikes

Top Iraq militia chief warns of tough response to US air strikes

12 December, 2019 7:23 pm 7:23 pm

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – A top Iraqi militia leader warned of a strong response against US forces in Iraq following air strikes in Iraq and Syria overnight that hit several bases of his Iranian-backed group and killed at least 25 people. The US military carried out air strikes on Sunday against the Iranian-backed Kataib Hezbollah militia … Read More

Pak Army, befittingly, respond, Indian misadventure, DG ISPR

Indian cyber security chief proposes an institution like ISPR in India

12 December, 2019 8:01 pm 8:01 pm

NEW DELHI – The country’s cyber security chief on Saturday stressed the need for a unified public relations command for the three wings of the armed forces to ensure an upper hand in the narrative warfare with Pakistan, which, he said, has ‘got its act together through its Director General Inter Services Public Relations (DG … Read More

COAS, Qamar Bajwa, Iranian, Armed Forces, Chief, regional peace

COAS Qamar Bajwa, Iranian Armed Forces Chief discuss regional peace

11 November, 2019 9:52 pm 9:52 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, who is on an official visit to Iran, met Major General Mohammad Hossein, Chief of Staff Iranian Armed Forces, on Monday. In a tweet, DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor said that both discussed regional security environment, efforts for regional peace and stability … Read More

Naval, chief, Royal, Malaysian, Naval, facilities, field, commanders

CNS Zafar Abbasi visits Royal Malaysian naval facilities, meets field comma...

10 October, 2019 5:03 pm 5:03 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi who is on an official visit to Malaysia, visited various facilities of Malaysian Navy including Headquarters Western Fleet, Special Force Training Centre, Boustead Naval Shipyard, Malaysian Naval Air Arm and called on Commander Western Fleet and other Field Commanders. Upon his arrival … Read More

counterterrorism Trump intelligence chief

Trump names counterterrorism chief as acting director of national intellige...

08 August, 2019 8:53 am 8:53 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Thursday that Joseph Maguire, the current chief of the National Counterterrorism Center, will become the acting director of national intelligence. Trump’s announcement on Twitter came after the deputy director of national intelligence, Sue Gordon, resigned. She said in a note to Trump that stepping down was not … Read More

lagarde imf chief ecb post

Lagarde resigns as IMF chief, cites more clarity on ECB post

07 July, 2019 8:46 pm 8:46 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde announced on Tuesday she had submitted her resignation from the global lender, saying she had more clarity about her nomination to be the next head of the European Central Bank. Lagarde said in a statement her resignation was effective Sept. 12, opening the way for … Read More

Panama, JIT, chief, records, statement, assets, reference, Ishaq Dar

Panama JIT chief records statement in assets reference against Ishaq Dar

04 April, 2019 11:20 am 11:20 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – An accountability court recorded the statement of Wajid Zia, head of the Panama joint investigation team, Recording his statement on Wednesday, he said that Ishaq Dar could not give a satisfactory reply to the JIT about his assets. “During the investigations, it was revealed that the assets of Ishaq Dar increased … Read More

India, destruction, satellite, terrible, thing, NASA, chief

India’s destruction of satellite a terrible thing, says NASA chief

04 April, 2019 2:11 pm 2:11 pm

WASHINGTON – India’s destruction of one of its satellites has been labelled a ‘terrible thing’ by the head of NASA, who said the missile test created 400 pieces of orbital debris and posed a threat to astronauts onboard the International Space Station (ISS), reported The Guardian. Jim Bridenstine was addressing employees five days after India … Read More

USCENTCOM, chief, Pakistan, role, peace, stability, region

USCENTCOM chief lauds Pakistan’s role for peace, stability in region

03 March, 2019 8:42 am 8:42 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – US Army General Joseph Votel, head of the US Central Command, has appreciated Pakistan’s role for peace and stability in the region. During a briefing of the House Armed Services Committee on Thursday, he said that the Afghan peace process has advanced during the last six months as compared to last … Read More

Maldives hails Pak’s efforts for peace, security in region

08 August, 2018 2:35 pm 2:35 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Maldives High Commissioner in Islamabad Ahmed Saleem called on Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa in Rawalpindi on Friday. According to the Inter-Service Public Relation (ISPR), the matters pertaining to regional security and bilateral interest came under discussion during the meeting.The Maldivian high commissioner hailed Pakistan’s efforts and role for peace … Read More