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Trump, threatens, halt, WHO, funding, US membership

Trump threatens to halt WHO funding, review US membership

05 May, 2020 5:06 pm 5:06 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump threatened on Monday to permanently halt funding for the World Health Organization (WHO) if it did not commit to improvements within 30 days, and to reconsider his country’s membership of the agency. Trump suspended US contributions to the WHO last month, accusing it of promoting Chinese “disinformation” … Read More

Faisal Vawda, threatens, governor’s rule, Sindh

Faisal Vawda threatens imposition of governor’s rule in Sindh

05 May, 2020 8:41 pm 8:41 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda has threatened the imposition of the governor’s rule in Sindh. Talking to the media on Saturday, he said that the PPP men had sold out millions of bags of wheat. “They have not even spared the ration funds. Extortion is being received from industrialists … Read More

Zimbabwe president, threatens, 20 years jail, fake lockdown statement

Zimbabwe president threatens 20 years jail over fake lockdown statement

04 April, 2020 11:32 pm 11:32 pm

HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Tuesday threatened 20 years in jail to the author of a statement purporting to bear his signature that said the lockdown to contain the coronavirus outbreak had been extended. Mnangagwa, who was speaking at his farm after touring Gweru city in central Zimbabwe, told state broadcaster ZBC … Read More

Turkey, threatens, action, Syria, Russian-backed, govt, offensive, border

Turkey threatens action on Syria as Russian-backed govt offensive pushes to...

02 February, 2020 7:41 pm 7:41 pm

ANKARA/AMMAN (Reuters) – Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday a Turkish military operation to push back a Syrian government offensive against rebel strongholds in northwest Syria was now “a matter of time” after talks with Russia failed to halt the assault. Turkish troops have already massed inside Syria ready to act and more were … Read More

Turkey threatens to block NATO plan on summit eve

12 December, 2019 3:14 pm 3:14 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Turkey will oppose a NATO plan to defend Baltic countries unless the alliance backs it in recognising a Kurdish militia as a terrorist group, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday ahead of an alliance summit in London. The threat underlined the mounting challenges to a bloc hailed by backers as the most … Read More

US threatens to down any nearby Iranian drones, Tehran denies incident

07 July, 2019 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

WASHINGTON/DUBAI (Reuters) – The United States threatened on Friday to destroy any Iranian drones flying too closely to its ships and said it had “clear evidence” that it shot one down in a festering stand-off with Tehran in the world’s most important oil shipping zone. Iran earlier on Friday denied losing one of its drones … Read More

Maryam, Nawaz, Sharif, symbol, federation

Maryam threatens to observe hunger strike outside jail if Nawaz not allowed...

07 July, 2019 9:19 pm 9:19 pm

LAHORE (92 News) –Maryam Nawaz said that the ‘fake’ government has banned the homemade food for former prime minister Nawaz Sharif. In a tweet, she said that the staff stayed for several hours outside the jail to provide the meal, but the administration refused to receive the meal. Maryam Nawaz said that Mian Sahib had … Read More

Trump threatens ‘obliteration’ as Iran condemns sanctions on Kh...

06 June, 2019 9:27 pm 9:27 pm

WASHINGTON/DUBAI (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump threatened on Tuesday to obliterate parts of Iran if it attacked “anything American” after Tehran said the latest U.S. sanctions had scuttled any chance of diplomacy, calling White House actions “mentally retarded”. Trump on Monday signed an executive order imposing sanctions against Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei … Read More

Bilawal, Bhutto, threatens, come, roads, budget, approved, APC

Bilawal Bhutto threatens to come on roads if budget approved

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

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto has threatened to come on roads if the budget was approved. Talking to the media outside the National Assembly on Tuesday, he said that the budget was anti-people and his party would oppose it. “Much more taxes were imposed and the country faced worst price-hike,” he said. … Read More

Trump, Iran, shot, down, US, drone, mistake

Trump threatens Iran in tweet as tension between two countries escalates

05 May, 2019 9:03 am 9:03 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump threatened Iran in a tweet on Sunday, raising concerns about a potential US-Iran conflict at a time when tensions between Washington and Tehran have risen. “If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran. Never threaten the United States again,” Trump said in a … Read More