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Iran, shoots, down, US, military, drone, Gulf, region

Iran shoots down US military drone in Gulf region

06 June, 2019 5:17 pm 5:17 pm

DUBAI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Iran on Thursday shot down a US military drone that it said was flying over one of its southern provinces on the Gulf, increasing fears of military conflict as Washington seeks to isolate Tehran over its nuclear and regional activities. It was the latest in an escalating spate of incidents in the … Read More



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Trump, chance, military, action, Iran

Trump says always a chance of military action against Iran

06 June, 2019 9:57 pm 9:57 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said he was prepared to talk to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani but that there was always a chance of U.S. military action against the Islamic Republic. “So Iran is a place that was extremely hostile when I first came into office,” Trump told British television station ITV. “They … Read More



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People, missing, blasts, Russian, military, plant, 22 injured

Two people missing after blasts at Russian military plant, 22 injured

06 June, 2019 8:00 pm 8:00 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – At least two people were missing on Saturday after blasts at the explosives plant Kristall in the central Russian town of Dzerzhinsk, Interfax and RIA news agencies reported. “As we understand, two went missing,” deputy governor Dmitry Krasnov was quoted by RIA as saying in a statement broadcast by Russian state TV … Read More



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Two NA members behind military check post attack, NA panel told

05 May, 2019 10:52 pm 10:52 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The National Assembly Standing Committee on Defence was informed on Tuesday that a mob led by two members of National Assembly (NA) attacked a military check post at Boya in North Waziristan tribal district. Briefing the NA panel on the incident, Defence Secretary Ikramul Haq said the check post was attacked … Read More



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Iran, sink, US, warships, 'secret weapons', military, official

Iran can sink US warships with ‘secret weapons’, says Gen Morte...

05 May, 2019 9:04 am 9:04 am

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran can sink US warships sent to the Gulf region using missiles and “secret weapons”, a senior Iranian military official was quoted as saying by the semi-official news agency Mizan on Saturday. The United States on Friday announced the deployment of 1,500 troops to the Middle East, describing it as an effort … Read More



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operation, military operation, Germany, dutch

German, Dutch military suspend training operations in Iraq amid US-Iran ten...

05 May, 2019 11:35 pm 11:35 pm

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany and the Netherlands said on Wednesday they were suspending military training operations in Iraq as the United States warned of increased threats from Iran-backed forces amid an escalation of tensions between Washington and Tehran. A German defence ministry spokesman said Berlin had no indications of its own of any impending attacks … Read More



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Iran, commander, US, military, Gulf, target, threat, ISNA

Iran commander calls US military in Gulf a target not a threat: ISNA

05 May, 2019 9:23 am 9:23 am

GENEVA (Reuters) – A senior Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander said on Sunday the U.S. military presence in the Gulf used to be a serious threat but now represents a target, the Iranian Students’ News Agency (ISNA) reported. The US military has sent forces, including an aircraft carrier and B-52 bombers, to the Middle East in … Read More



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Julian Assange sentenced to 50 weeks in British jail for skipping bail

05 May, 2019 5:23 pm 5:23 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was sentenced to 50 weeks in jail by a London court on Wednesday for skipping bail to enter the Ecuadorean embassy where he was holed up for almost seven years until police dragged him out last month. Judge Deborah Taylor read out the sentence as Assange, in a … Read More



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Sudan’s military council removes defense minister, names new intellig...

04 April, 2019 10:05 am 10:05 am

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Sudan’s military council has removed defense minister Awad Ibn Auf from his role and appointed a new intelligence chief, a spokesman said on Sunday. Lieutenant General Abu Bakr Mustafa will replace Salah Abdallah Mohamed Saleh, known as Salah Gosh, as chief of Sudan’s National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS), Shams El Din … Read More



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Sudan, military, council, promises, civilian, government, Bashir, toppled

Sudan’s military council promises civilian government after Bashir to...

04 April, 2019 11:43 pm 11:43 pm

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Sudan’s ruling military council on Friday promised a new civilian government, a day after the armed forces overthrew President Omar al-Bashir, but mistrustful protest leaders immediately rejected the gesture. The council, which is now running Sudan under Defence Minister Awad Ibn Auf, said it expected a pre-election transition to last two years … Read More



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Country, needs, military, courts, Fawad Ch

Country still needs military courts, says Fawad Ch

04 April, 2019 11:59 am 11:59 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Information Fawad Ch has said that the country still needs military courts. In an interview with BBC, Fawad Chaudhry said that the extension in the military courts depends on consensus among the political parties. “The term of these military courts will be extended if the government succeeds in evolving … Read More



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Military, awards conferred on 86 Army personnel in Lahore

Military awards conferred on 86 Army personnel in Lahore

03 March, 2019 1:16 pm 1:16 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Corps Commander Lahore Lt General Majid Ehsan conferred military awards on 86 Army personnel during an investiture ceremony at Corps Headquarters Lahore on Thursday. According to the ISPR, 23 Army personnel were awarded Sitara-i-Imtiaz, while 48 received Tamgha-i-Imtiaz and 15 Tamgha-i-Bisalat. Investiture ceremony held at Corps Headquarters Lahore. Lt. General Majid … Read More



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CJCSC confers Civil Awards on scientists, engineers

03 March, 2019 8:54 pm 8:54 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – On behalf of the President of Pakistan, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Zubair Mahmood Hayat has conferred Civil Awards on the eminent scientists and engineers working in Pakistan Strategic Institutions. According to ISPR, the Investiture Ceremony was held in Rawalpindi today (Tuesday). They were given these awards for … Read More



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Civil, military, awards, personalities, Pakistan Day

Civil & military awards conferred on different personalities on Pakist...

03 March, 2019 9:22 pm 9:22 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – An investiture ceremony was held to confer civil and military awards on different personalities for their contributions in different fields is underway at Aiwan-e-Sadr in Islamabad. President Arif Alvi conferred the awards on the recipients. Lt Gen Zahid Hamid, DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor, Air Marshall Syed Nauman, Maj Gen … Read More



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Martyred soldier Naik Khuram laid to rest with full military honours

03 March, 2019 7:00 pm 7:00 pm

DERA GHAZI KHAN (92 News) – Martyred soldier Naik Muhammad Khuram, who was killed after Indian forces opened fire along the Line of Control in Kashmir on Saturday, laid to rest in Dera Ghazi Khan with full military honours on Monday. According to the details, Naik Khuram’s funeral prayers were held in Dera Ghazi Khan. … Read More



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