Tag archive for ‘Qatar’
By pak_adnews On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

U.S. Weighs Fate of Taliban Political Office, Prompting Internal Objection

State Department specialists sent dissent cable urging more-intensive talks to end Afghanistan war By Dion Nissenbaum WASHINGTON—The Trump administration is considering a plan that would aim to close the Taliban More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

Why Saudi Arabia’s anti-terror coalition won’t work

Saudi Crown Prince and Defence Minister Mohammed bin Salman announced the formation of the coalition of 34 Muslim nations on Dec. 15 By Salman Rafi      The formation of the Saudi Arabia-led “anti-terror” More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

Texas ‘bomb’ clock: Lawyers for teen boy Ahmed Mohamed wrongly arrested suing for $15m

Lawyers for a 14-year-old Muslim boy arrested after taking a home made clock to his Texas school say he was publicly mistreated and deserves $15m (€14m). A law firm representing Ahmed Mohamed sent letters demanding More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

World War III On The Horizon?

By Sourav Banerjee Since the Russian President Vladimir Putin on September 30th began airstrikes against ISIS and its affiliates in Syria at the request of the Syrian government, the world is thrown into a More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, September 21st, 2015

Refugee crisis was caused by a careless West that allowed anarchy and fear to take root in the Middle East

By Patrick Cockburn Little has been done to end the four-year civil war that is destroying Iraq and Syria and which has caused the biggest mass flight of people ever seen in the Middle East. More than half More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

ISIS is US: the Empire and the Evil Genie It Released

By Paul Street Picturing Papal Petrification The reigning politics and media culture of the United States is not without moments of high comic relief. Three weeks ago, for example, CNN’s Chris Cuomo presented More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, August 31st, 2015

Why American policy abroad strengthens groups like ISIS.

By Nicolas J. S. Davies Thirteen years ago [in relation to date of publication], a draft dodger from Texas stood on a pile of rubble in New York City and promised, “The people who knocked these buildings down More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, July 9th, 2015

Afghans and Pakistanis cite varying degrees of progress in Taliban talks

By Tim Craig and Sudarsan Raghavan The Afghan government is scheduled to resume face-to-face negotiations with the Taliban next month after initial talks ended early Wednesday, boosting hopes that the warring More...