Category: International

UKPKCF condemns Indian forces for killing Kashmiri people

LONDON:Coordinator of United Kingdom Pakistani Kashmiri Councillors Forum (UKPKCF), Alederman Mushtaq Lashari CBE and Councillor of Manchester City Yasmine Dar have...

Sikh body vows to push its campaign for Punjab’s separation from India

NEW YORK::The US-based Sikh rights and advocacy group said Wednesday it would continue its peaceful campaign for ‘Referendum 2020’ aimed at separating Punjab from...

Global compact lays groundwork for international cooperation on migration

UNITED NATIONS:U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the formal adoption by the General Assembly of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular...

Erdoğan suggests referendum on Turkey’s EU accession process

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Thursday suggested Turkey take popular action on the ceaseless European Union accession process, pointing out the Union’s...

Russian oil to fill supply gap from US sanctions on Iranian crude, raise traffic in Turkish straits

The oil supply shortage in the Mediterranean market, which will emerge once the U.S. sanctions targeting Iranian oil come into force on Nov. 4, is predicted to direct...

Palestine to call for emergency UN meeting after US veto

Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki said on Monday that Palestinians will call for an emergency meeting of the United Nations General Assembly after the United...

US ‘lost objectivity’ after veto of UN resolution: Turkey

The United States’ veto of a United Nations Security Council resolution calling for the U.S. to rescind its declaration of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital...

New strategy document calls Russia, China ‘revisionist powers’ working to undermine US interests

U.S. President Donald Trump used the launch of his first National Security Strategy on Monday to laud the benefits of cooperation with Russia, a striking departure from...

US vetoes UN resolution rejecting Trump’s Jerusalem move

The United States vetoed late Monday a United Nations resolution rejecting President Donald Trump’s controversial decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s...

Supreme Court allows Trump’s travel ban to go into full effect

he U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to President Donald Trump by allowing his latest travel ban targeting people from six Muslim-majority countries to go...