Tag archive for ‘Syria’
By pak_adnews On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015
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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, December 22nd, 2015
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ISIS Radio Show Seeks New Recruits In Afghanistan

ISIS militants in eastern Afghanistan have taken to the airwaves to win recruits as they try to build strength and replace the Taliban as the leading force in the Islamist insurgency. Officials have been increasingly More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, December 17th, 2015
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Best country in the world to live? Still Norway

By Karla Cripps When it comes to health and prosperity, there’s no topping Norway. For the 12th year in a row, the land of lefse and lutefisk has earned the number one spot on the United Nations’ 2015 More...

The UN Day : Pakistan’s Peacekeeping Role
By pak_adnews On Thursday, December 17th, 2015
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United Nations set to adopt resolution to disrupt Islamic State funds

Finance ministers from the 15 nations on the U.N. Security Council will meet Thursday to adopt a resolution aimed at disrupting the outside revenue that the Islamic State extremist group gets from selling oil and More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, December 17th, 2015
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Russian airstrikes restore Syrian military balance of power

Airstrikes keep Assad afloat, help push diplomacy. Weeks of Russian airstrikes in Syria appear to have restored enough momentum to the government side to convince President Bashar Assad’s foes and the world community More...

By feednews On Thursday, December 17th, 2015
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Pakistan Military Deals a Blow to Jihadists but Not to Ideology

Maulana Abdul Aziz, center, the radical preacher of the Red Mosque, at a news conference in Islamabad, Pakistan By Rod Nordland All cellphone coverage was blocked by the government for three hours one recent afternoon More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015
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Once Done With Daesh, US Commandos Will Start Aiding Free Syrian Army

The US Special Operations Forces, which have been deployed and are currently on the ground in Syria, could well start helping the Free Syrian Army in its fight against the country’s government forces as soon More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, December 9th, 2015
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The Implications of the Taliban Shootout

Afghan Taliban fighters listen to Mullah Mohammad Rasool Akhund the newly appointed leader of a breakaway faction of the Taliban Recent reports of a shooting, and the killing or wounding of its leader, reveals serious More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, December 3rd, 2015
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German Spies Say Saudis Shifting to More ‘Impulsive’ Interventionist Action

Germany’s BND foreign intelligence agency warned that Saudi Arabia is becoming “impulsive” in its foreign policy. In a memo published Wednesday, the agency said Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015
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Russia-Turkey Tension: Syria Remains the Nuclear Flashpoint

By Sajjad Shaukat War-like situation has been created between Russia and Turkey after the latter shot down a Russian fighter jet, Su-24 combat aircraft, near the Syrian border on Tuesday. Stand of Ankara is that More...