Home / Tag Archives: Pakistan

Tag Archives: Pakistan

Pakistan Accuses India of Continuing Extra Judicial Killings of Kashmiris

Pakistan accuses India of continuing extra judicial killings of Kashmiris

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan on Friday accused India of continuing “extrajudicial killings” of innocent Kashmiris, calling for impartial investigations to be carried out under international supervision. “Extrajudicial killings in Jammu and Kashmir illegally occupied by Indian occupation forces have also continued unabated over the past week, and ten more Kashmiris have …

Read More »

Pakistan Secures $800 Million Debt Relief from G-20 Countries

Pakistan secures $800 million debt relief from G-20 countries

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan expects debt relief of around 800 million under the Debt Service Suspension Initiative (DSSI) of the G-20 countries, which would provide space budget, help improve the country’s Balance of Payments (BOP) and foreign exchange reserves. The G20 group of the world’s largest economies has extended its offer …

Read More »

Russia to Supply ‘Special Military Gear’ to Pakistan

Russia to supply ‘special military gear’ to Pakistan

ISLAMABAD – Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov, said on Wednesday that his country would provide “special military equipment” to Pakistan to revive the country’s war on terrorism. Lavrov concluded his two-day visit, the first by a Russian Foreign Minister in nine years, after holding official talks with Pakistani Foreign Minister, …

Read More »

Pakistan Vows to Complete CASA-1000 At Earliest

Pakistan Vows to Complete CASA-1000 At Earliest

ISLAMABAD – Pakistani Foreign Minister, Shah Mahmood Qureshi, gave this assurance during a joint press briefing with his Tajik counterpart, Sirajuddin Mehruddin, in Dushanbe to make all possible efforts for the early completion of the CASA-1000 project. The Central Asia-South Asia project (CASA-1000) will not only benefit the two countries …

Read More »

Qureshi: Pakistan to Continue Support for a Peaceful Afghanistan

Qureshi

KABUL – Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Tuesday said that Pakistan will continue to support a peaceful, sovereign and prosperous Afghanistan, at peace with itself and with it’s neighbors. Besides facilitating the peace process, Pakistan is extending all possible support to Afghanistan, he said, adding that Pakistan had …

Read More »

Pakistani FM Emphasizes Ceasefire in Afghanistan

Pakistani FM emphasizes ceasefire in Afghanistan

KABUL – Pakistan on Tuesday denounced the spike in violence in Afghanistan, affirming its support for a ceasefire in the neighboring country. At a meeting with President Ashraf Ghani at the Presidential Palace in Dushanbe, Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi reiterated support for the renewed peace push in Afghanistan. …

Read More »

Heart of Asia Conference and Prospects of Peace in Afghanistan

Heart of Asia Istanbul Process

While the United States is facing a dilemma over the current situation in Afghanistan, the ninth Heart of Asia Summit – Istanbul Process (HOA-IP) has begun in Dushanbe, Tajikistan and will last for two days. This time, the theme of the conference is “Strengthening the Consensus for Peace and Development” …

Read More »