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Pakistan Plans Second Phase of Pak-China Fibre Optic Cable

CPEC

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan plans to start work on phase II of the Pak-China fibre optic cable which will be laid along three main routes of the Sino-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), including the railways. The two countries have already activated the first phase of fibre optic cable, which is 820 km …

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Putin Invites Imran Khan to Visit Russia

Putin

ISLAMABAD – Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit Russia in September at the invitation of President Vladimir Putin, Pakistani media reported. According to the Geo TV, the Russian President had extended an invitation to Prime Minister Imran Khan at the meeting of the Council of Heads of State (CHS) …

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SCO Calls for Resolving Afghan Issue Through Political Dialogue

SCO

BEIJING – The Bishkek summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) pointed out that there is no alternative to resolving the Afghan conflict through political dialogue and an inclusive peace process, SCO Secretary General Vladimir Norov said at a press conference on Friday. “The member states believe that resolving the …

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International Efforts Important for Syria’s Reconstruction: SCO Chief

SCO

BEIJING – The Bishkek summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) emphasized the importance of further international efforts to assist Syria in its post-war reconstruction, SCO Secretary General Vladimir Norov said at a press conference on Friday, Tass News Agency reported. “The member states reiterated their common position that there …

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Imran, Putin Discuss Afghanistan: Qureshi

Imran

BISHKEK – Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Friday said that Prime Minister Imran Khan and Russian President Viladimir Putin discussed Afghanistan issue, situation in Middle East and Iran, Associated Press of Pakistan reported Saturday. According to the media agency, PM Khan took the Russian President into confidence on …

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SCO Summit Starts in Bishkek

SCO

BISHKEK – The leaders from Russia, China, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Belarus, Iran and Mongolia in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) have gathered at the official presidential residence in Bishkek for the start of a summit of the Eurasian political, economic, and security grouping, RFE/RL reported Friday. Russian …

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Ghani, Modi Discuss India’s Role Towards Afghan Peace Process

Ghani

BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan – President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday on the sidelines of the SCO Summit in Bishkek and discussed the role of India towards an inclusive peace process in Afghanistan, Business Line reported Friday. Indian Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesperson Raveesh …

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SCO Contact Group to Help End War in Afghanistan: Wang Yi

SCO Contact Group to help ‘end war in Afghanistan’ Wang Yi

KABUL – China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi says that China will form a Contact Group to help in a political Reconciliation in Afghanistan through the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) to put an end to the long-lasted war. He made the remarks in a meeting with his Kyrgyz counterpart Chingiz Aidarbekov …

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