Daily Archives: July 12, 2017

Ivorian president meets OIC chief; ratifies Charter

Abidjan President of CAte d'Ivoire Alassane Ouattara met Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen on Monday on the sidelines of the 44th session of the OIC Council of Foreign …

Preparations underway for Jordanian-Tajik business forum

Amman Amman Chamber of Commerce (ACC) President Issa Murad and Tajikistan's non-resident Ambassador Zubaydullo Zubaidov Tuesday discussed preparations to convene a joint business forum on the sidelines of Tajik President Imam Ali Rehmanov's visit to …

India Police Warned Weeks Ago of Attack on Hindus in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, INDIA �

As India's government on Tuesday blamed separatist rebels for gunning down seven Hindu pilgrims and wounding 19 more in Kashmir before fleeing into the night, rebel groups in the disputed region condemned …

India Police Warned Weeks Ago of Attack on Hindus in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, INDIA �

As India's government on Tuesday blamed separatist rebels for gunning down seven Hindu pilgrims and wounding 19 more in Kashmir before fleeing into the night, rebel groups in the disputed region condemned …

US Drone Strike Reportedly Killed 4 Key IS Commanders

NANGARHAR, AFGHANISTAN/WASHINGTON �

A suspected U.S. drone strike has reportedly killed four key Islamic State commanders in eastern Afghanistan, a provincial security official in Nangarhar said.

The drone strike late Tuesday � which has not …

China Sends Troops to Djibouti for Opening of Military Base

BEIJING �

Ships carrying Chinese military personnel for Beijing's first overseas military base, in Djibouti in the Horn of Africa, have left China to begin setting up the facility, the state news agency Xinhua reported …

Saudi crown prince meets UN envoy to Yemen

Jeddah Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman, deputy premier and minister of defense, met UN Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed at his office in Jeddah on Tuesday.

During the meeting, the two …

US Drone Strike Reportedly Killed 4 Key IS Commanders

NANGARHAR, AFGHANISTAN/WASHINGTON �

A suspected U.S. drone strike has reportedly killed four key Islamic State commanders in eastern Afghanistan, a provincial security official in Nangarhar said.

The drone strike late Tuesday � which has not …

Ivorian president meets OIC chief; ratifies Charter

Abidjan President of CAte d'Ivoire Alassane Ouattara met Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen on Monday on the sidelines of the 44th session of the OIC Council of Foreign …

U.S. postpones decision on Sudan sanctions for three months

Washington The United States on Tuesday postponed for three months a decision on whether to permanently lift economic sanctions on Sudan over its human rights record and other issues, the State Department said.

Former US …