Tag archive for ‘Saudi Arabia’
By pak_adnews On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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Russia’s View of Afghanistan and the Taliban

Improving relations with the Taliban gives Moscow the ability to increase its bargaining position in dealings with Washington. By Kamran Bokhari Russia’s involvement in Afghanistan is not new. Dealing with the More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, April 12th, 2016
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Why Energy Will Determine India’s Future

Indian workers adjust electricity cables ahead of the Kumbh Mela festival on Dec. 26, 2015 Forecast Economic expansion and industrialization will increase India’s dependence on imported oil More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, February 16th, 2016
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Balochistan Security is Top Priority of Pakistan

By Zaheerul Hassan Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on his return from KPK chaired a meeting ofcorps commanders at GHQ Rawalpindi on, 10th February, 2016. In this conference, the military leadership More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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Book: Visas for Al-Qaeda: CIA Handouts That Rocked the World

The Saudi-CIA partnership dates back many years, and involves the British secret service. During the years when Ronald Reagan was president of the United States, the Saudis poured money into the Afghan mujahedeen More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, January 20th, 2016
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Movie that will expose Saudi royals’ secrets

A film claiming to portray the “secret lives” of Saudi Arabia’s royal family has reached the production stage. “The Weaknesses of King Fahd” will tell the life story of a Palestinian woman who says More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, January 18th, 2016
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Oil price crushed as Iran sanctions lifted

The oil price has fallen below $28 a barrel amid fears the lifting of Western sanctions on Iran could worsen the existing oversupply problem. Brent crude, used as an international benchmark, fell as low as $27.67 More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, January 15th, 2016
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A New Test in Pakistan Saudi Relations

Pakistan’s new found economic independence makes it less reliant on long-time ally Saudi Arabia. After Saudi’s execution of a top Shia cleric, will Pakistan move away for good? By Umair Jamal and Yaqoob Khan More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, January 8th, 2016
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World powers moving towards alliance with Taliban in the battle against ISIS

By Kim Sengupta The Russians want them on their side; so do the Chinese and the Iranians. The Taliban, whom the Americans and British have spent 15 years trying to defeat, are now increasingly in demand as valued More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, January 6th, 2016
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Kuwait follows Saudi Arabia on diplomatic ties with Iran

Supporters of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr protest against the execution of Shiite Muslim cleric Nimr al-Nimr in Saudi Arabia during a demonstration in Baghdad on Monday By Lucy Westcott Kuwait has become the latest More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, January 4th, 2016
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Rivalry of Saudi Iran threatens to expand in the region

On Sunday, Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned that “divine vengeance will befall Saudi politicians” for “the unjustly spilled blood” of prominent Shia cleric Nimr al-Nimr, More...