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Pakistan’s Khan concerned about ‘rising tensions’ in Persian Gulf, urges restraint

Citing the premier, Khan’s office said in a statement late on Friday that he was concerned about the “rising tensions” in the Persian Gulf region, underscoring that “war was not a solution to any problem.” “Further escalation in tensions in the already volatile region was not in anyone’s interest. All sides needed to exercise maximum restraint in the current situation.”…

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Zarif discusses Washington’s anti-Iran measures in trip to Pakistan

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that talks during his ongoing trip to Pakistan have focused on countering Washington’s anti-Iranian measures. “Discussions were held with Pakistan’s leaders regarding how the two countries can counter the United State’s ambitions and bullying,” said Zarif on Friday, according to the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA). The Iranian foreign minister made the…

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Bomb planted in Pakistan mosque pulpit leaves two dead, 20 wounded

A bomb planted in the pulpit of a mosque in the Pakistani city of Quetta has killed two worshipers and wounded at least 20 others, including children, officials say. The bomb detonated at the mosque when about 100 people were attending Friday prayers. Witnesses said the prayer leader was among the dead. There  has been no claim of responsibility so far. Quetta is the…

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Iran, Pakistan to Broaden Security Cooperation

 Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Pakistani Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, in a meeting on Friday, agreed to further develop security cooperation between the two countries. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and General Bajwa, during the today meeting in Rawalpindi, discussed a range of issues including regional developments and ways to expand bilateral ties…

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Zarif says ready to connect Pakistan’s Gwadar to Iran’s Chabahar

“We believe that Chabahar and Gwadar can complement each other,” Zarif said upon arrival in the Pakistani capital of Islamabad on Thursday. “We can connect Chabahar and Gwadar, and then through that, connect Gwadar to our entire railroad system, from Iran to the North Corridor, through Turkmenistan and Kazakhstan, and also through Azerbaijan, Russia, and through Turkey,” he noted. “I’ve…

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Pakistani politico-religious groups call for massive al-Quds Day demos

Prominent political and religious groups in Pakistan have slammed US recognition of the Golan Heights as Israeli territory and called the Pakistani government to take measures for massive al-Quds Day demonstrations to be held on the last Friday in Ramadan, reported Taqrib News Agency (TNA).Assad-ullah Buto, head of the National Solidarity Council in Pakistan and Saber Abu Maryam, Palestine-Pakistan Foundation…

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Pakistani forces kill all militants involved in Gwadar attack

All the three attackers who stormed a five-star hotel in the restive Pakistani province of Balochistan on Saturday have been killed by security forces, military sources have announced. The military confirmed in a statement on Sunday that the three gunmen had been killed in an eight-hour gunfight with security forces inside the Pearl Continental Hotel in the southwestern city of Gwadar…

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Pakistani Forces kill 15 Terrorists Trying to Cross into Iran

Commander of Pakistan’s Border Forces Moazzam Ansari announced on Saturday that his forces have managed to kill 15 armed terrorists intending to cross into Iran, during an operation in the country’s Baluchistan province. Ansari said that the successful military operation, which led to the killing of 15 terrorists, was carried out by receiving confidential information on the militants’ crossing the…

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Blast targeting police checkpoint kills 9 in Pakistan’s Lahore

According to police, the blast targeted the checkpoint near one of the gates of the Data Darbar shrine in Lahore, Punjab Province, on Wednesday. “Police was the prime target in this attack. We are collecting forensic evidences to ascertain the nature of the blast. This attack has left nine dead and 24 injured,” said Ashfaq Khan, the deputy inspector general…

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