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Rouhani says Iran will never yield to US pressure for talks

02 February, 2020 11:00 am 11:00 am

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran will never hold talks with the United States under pressure, President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday, adding that Tehran’s help was essential in establishing security in the Middle East. Relations between Tehran and Washington reached crisis point in 2018 after US President Donald Trump abandoned a 2015 pact between Iran and … Read More

PM Imran Khan, DG ISI, Lt Gen Faiz Hameed, security, matters

PM Imran Khan, DG ISI Lt Gen Faiz Hameed discuss security matters

02 February, 2020 7:46 pm 7:46 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – DG ISI Lt Gen Faiz Hameed called on Prime Minister Imran Khan at PM House on Friday. They discussed the matters pertaining to security. The DG ISI briefed the prime minister about security situation in the country. Meanwhile, PTI leader Jahangir Tareen met Prime Minister Imran Khan. They discussed overall political … Read More

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Iraqi cleric scolds security forces after protesters die in new tensions

02 February, 2020 6:01 pm 6:01 pm

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraq’s top Shi’ite Muslim cleric on Friday berated security forces for failing to protect protesters killed in clashes with rival groups this week in the southern city of Najaf, and urged politicians to pick a government trusted by the people. The violence in the holy city of Najaf, where Grand Ayatollah Ali … Read More

Pakistan, safe, travel, improved, security, UK HC, nationals

Pakistan is safe to travel due to improved security, UK HC tells nationals

01 January, 2020 9:15 pm 9:15 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The United Kingdom on Friday changed its travel advice to reflect the improved security situation in Pakistan. In a statement, the British High Commission said that today’s announcement is the result of a comprehensive review of UK travel advice for Pakistan, based on a wide-ranging assessment of the country’s security situation. … Read More

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In impeachment document, Democrats say Trump endangers security, Trump deni...

01 January, 2020 8:23 am 8:23 am

WASHINGTON/PALM BEACH, Fla (Reuters) – Democratic U.S. lawmakers leading the impeachment case against Republican President Donald Trump said on Saturday the president must be removed from office to protect national security and preserve the country’s system of government. In a 111-page document filed before Trump’s Senate trial begins in earnest on Tuesday, the lawmakers laid … Read More

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Trump impeachment trial opens as watchdog faults White House on Ukraine

01 January, 2020 9:01 am 9:01 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Senate impeachment trial on whether to remove US President Donald Trump from office formally began on Thursday even as a congressional watchdog found that the White House broke the law by withholding security aid for Ukraine approved by Congress. The assessment from the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office (GAO) was a setback … Read More

Russia says urging Gulf nations to consider a joint security mechanism

01 January, 2020 10:37 am 10:37 am

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Wednesday that Moscow has been urging Gulf countries to consider a common security mechanism for the region. “We have been suggesting to the Gulf countries to think about collective security mechanisms… starting with confidence building measures and inviting each other to military exercises,” Lavrov … Read More

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Security arrangements enhanced around US, Iranian consulates in Karachi

01 January, 2020 4:56 pm 4:56 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Sindh Home Ministry on Sunday has directed law enforcement agencies to enhance security of US and Iranian consulates in Karachi after assassination of Iran’s military commander Qasem Soleimani. According to the reports, police, Rangers and other departments have been sent a letter to ensure foolproof security around the consulates. On the … Read More

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Naval chief reviews regional, maritime security

12 December, 2019 4:43 pm 4:43 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan Navy’s Command and Staff Conference was held in Islamabad on Tuesday with Naval Chief Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi in the chair. The conference reviewed regional and maritime security, operational preparedness of Pakistan Navy and training and welfare projects. The naval chief was briefed on the ongoing and future projects of … Read More

India, beefs, security, outrage, new law, anger, police

India beefs up security amid outrage against new law, anger with police

12 December, 2019 4:51 pm 4:51 pm

LUCKNOW, India (Reuters) – Indian authorities stepped up security and shut down the internet in various places on Tuesday while members of the ruling party planned marches backing a new citizenship law even though nationwide protests against it are escalating. An interior ministry official said the government expected all state security officials to be on … Read More

COAS, Japan Special Advisor, Foreign Affairs, Kentaro, discuss, regional, security

COAS, Japan Special Advisor on Foreign Affairs to PM & President discu...

12 December, 2019 3:48 pm 3:48 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Sonoura Kentaro, Special Advisor on Foreign Affairs to Prime Minister and President Shinzo Abe of the Liberal Democratic Party, Japan called on Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday. According to a press release issued by the ISPR, matters of mutual interest, including overall regional security situation, were … Read More

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Russia’s security service swoops on suspect’s home after deadly...

12 December, 2019 5:56 pm 5:56 pm

PODOLSK, Russia (Reuters) – Russia’s FSB security service on Friday searched the home of a man named by Russian media as the prime suspect in a rare shooting incident near the FSB’s central Moscow headquarters, neighbours told Reuters. A gunman opened fire on the FSB’s main building in Moscow on Thursday evening, killing at least … Read More

Clashes, rock, Beirut, security, forces, fire, tear gas, protest

Clashes rock Beirut as security forces fire tear gas at protest

12 December, 2019 9:43 am 9:43 am

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Tear gas engulfed central Beirut as security forces chased protesters near Lebanon’s parliament on Sunday in a second night of street clashes that wounded dozens of people. Protesters had returned despite a fierce crackdown by security forces the night before when clashes also injured dozens. It marked the most violent unrest in … Read More

FM Qureshi, national, security, economy

Shah Mahmood Qureshi says now national security means economy

11 November, 2019 6:57 pm 6:57 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that now the interpretation of the national security had changed which means economy. Addressing the two-day Envoys’ Conference titled Engage Africa on Thursday, he said that who would listen to them as they could not burn the stove of their house. “India is present among … Read More

COAS, Qamar Bajwa, Qatar Emiri Guard, commander, regional, security

COAS Qamar Bajwa, Qatar Emiri Guard commander discuss regional security

11 November, 2019 8:37 pm 8:37 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Major General Hazza bin Khalil Muhammad Al-Shahwani, Commander Qatar Emiri Guard, called on Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ on Monday. According to a press release issued by the ISPR, matters of mutual / professional interest and regional security situation were discussed during the meeting. The … Read More