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Pakistan’s nuclear arsenals guarantor of safety, security of country: Shi...

05 May, 2020 3:28 pm 3:28 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Information Shibli Faraz has said Pakistan’s nuclear arsenals are guarantor of the safety and security of the country and its people. In his tweets in connection with Youm-e-Takbeer being marked today, the minister said it was on this day that the country got the distinction of becoming the first … Read More


Europe to avoid taking Iran nuclear dispute to UN, says top diplomat

02 February, 2020 4:10 pm 4:10 pm

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union will extend indefinitely the time limit to resolve disputes in the Iran 2015 nuclear accord to avoid having to go to the UN Security Council or triggering new sanctions, the EU’s top diplomat said during a visit to Tehran. Britain, France and Germany formally accused Iran on Jan. 14 … Read More


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US sanctions Iran’s nuclear organisation, to renew waivers on Iran nu...

01 January, 2020 9:13 pm 9:13 pm

WASHINGTON/PARIS (Reuters) – The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on Iran’s nuclear entity and its top official, the Treasury Department said, but sources said it will allow Russian, Chinese and European firms to continue work at Iranian nuclear sites to make it harder for that country to develop a nuclear weapon. The Trump administration, … Read More


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US to no longer waive sanctions on Iranian nuclear site

11 November, 2019 9:31 am 9:31 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US said it will no longer waive sanctions related to Iran’s Fordow nuclear plant after Tehran resumed uranium enrichment at the underground site. “The right amount of uranium enrichment for the world’s largest state sponsor of terror is zero … There is no legitimate reason for Iran to resume enrichment at … Read More


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CJCSC Gen Zubair Mahmood Hayat says Kashmir’s love is in our blood

10 October, 2019 12:11 pm 12:11 pm

RISALPUR (92 News) – Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Zubair Mahmood Hayat has said that Kashmir’s love is in their blood. Addressing the passing out parade of PAF cadets at Asghar Khan Academy in Risalpur on Thursday, he said that those playing with fire would themselves burn. “Our wish for peace should … Read More


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Pakistan-India nuclear war can kill 100 million people: reports

10 October, 2019 2:20 pm 2:20 pm

WASHINGTON (Web Desk/AFP) – A new research report of two US universities have said that if the Pakistan-India nuclear war takes place 100 million people may be killed within the first week. This scenario was modelled by researchers in a new paper published on Wednesday, which envisaged more than 100 million immediate deaths, followed by … Read More


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PM Imran Khan says consequences of a nuclear war will be devastating

09 September, 2019 6:01 pm 6:01 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan declared that Pakistan does not want a war, saying that Pakistanis belong to a nation that will fight to last drop of blood. In an interview with Al Jazeera, the prime minister said that consequences of a nuclear war would be devastating. “Eight million Muslims in Kashmir … Read More


PM says Indian move will worsen situation between two nuclear neighbours

08 August, 2019 6:36 pm 6:36 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday phoned Malaysian counterpart Mahathir Mohamad and discussed the situation arising after revoking of Article 370 and 35A by the Indian government. The prime minister said that the Indian move will deteriorate situation between two nuclear neighbours. “The scrapping of special status for Occupied Kashmir is … Read More


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US still hopes for talks after latest North Korean missile tests

08 August, 2019 8:33 am 8:33 am

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – North Korea’s latest missile launches did not violate a pledge its leader Kim Jong Un made to US President Donald Trump, a senior US official said on Thursday, but efforts to resume denuclearisation talks remained in doubt. Kim oversaw the first test firing of what North Korean state media called a “new-type … Read More


Nuclear deal parties not ready to launch dispute mechanism against Iran: EU

07 July, 2019 4:35 pm 4:35 pm

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The remaining parties to the Iran nuclear deal do not see Tehran’s breaches as significant and do not intend for now to trigger the pact’s dispute mechanism, preferring more diplomacy to ease the crisis, the EU foreign policy chief said on Monday. She spoke at the end of an European Union foreign … Read More


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Iran makes new nuclear threats that would reverse steps in pact

07 July, 2019 4:21 pm 4:21 pm

GENEVA/DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran threatened on Monday to restart deactivated centrifuges and ramp up enrichment of uranium to 20 percent purity as its next potential big moves away from a 2015 nuclear agreement that Washington abandoned last year. The threats, made by Tehran’s nuclear agency spokesman, would go far beyond the small steps Iran has … Read More


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Iran to boost uranium enrichment level above nuclear pact’s limit: Ro...

07 July, 2019 10:26 pm 10:26 pm

GENEVA (Reuters) – Iran will boost its uranium enrichment after July 7 to whatever levels it needs beyond the cap set in the landmark 2015 nuclear deal, President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday, while calling on Washington to rejoin the pact. Iran announced this week it has stockpiled more low-enriched uranium than is permitted under … Read More


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Iran on course to exceed nuclear pact limit within days – diplomats

06 June, 2019 8:53 am 8:53 am

VIENNA/TOKYO (Reuters) – Iran is on course to breach a threshold in its nuclear pact within days by accumulating more enriched uranium than permitted, although it had not done so yet by a deadline it set for Thursday, diplomats said, citing UN inspectors’ data. A week after US President Donald Trump called off air strikes … Read More


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Trump says Iran nuclear deal achievable as sanctions sting

05 May, 2019 9:15 am 9:15 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said on Monday a deal with Iran on its nuclear program was possible, crediting economic sanctions for curbing activities Washington has said are behind a spate of attacks in the Middle East. “I really believe that Iran would like to make a deal, and I think that’s very … Read More


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North Korea fires more missiles, US announces ship seizure as tensions moun...

05 May, 2019 9:10 am 9:10 am

SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range missiles on Thursday in its second such test in less than a week, and the United States said it had seized a North Korean cargo ship as tensions again mounted between the two countries. US President Donald Trump said that “nobody is happy” … Read More