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Money, honour, hope – Why Donald Trump’s US & Imran Khan’s Pakistan are having an open spat

HUSAIN HAQQANI New Twitter spat between Donald Trump and Imran Khan is actually an old argument. The exchange of tough messages over the last few days on Twitter between American president Donald Trump and Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan created news but was nothing new. Trump accused Pakistan of not …

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Escalating fear and loathing in Iran

As well as internal pressures, Iran’s leaders have faced significant anti-government activity from ethnic minority groups, but have failed to engage, writes Brenda Shaffer. Just before imposing new sanctions on Iran, US secretary of state Mike Pompeo said the country’s “cabinet is in disarray, and the Iranian people are raising …

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Chabahar: Why US shielded India’s interests

SANJAY KAPOOR It perfectly suits the US that India rather than China is developing the Iranian port. Hence, the sanctions waiver for Chabahar Two days before the crucial talks took place in Moscow to find ways to end the unending civil war in Afghanistan, the US government announced a waiver …

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Why Did China Refuse To Bail Out Pakistan?

By Adnan Aamir Pakistan faces a financial crisis. Its foreign currency reserves have plummeted over the course of last year due to the negative balance of trade and debt repayments, leaving two options for a bailout: ask the International Monetary Fund (IMF) or ask friendly countries. Pakistan opted for the …

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کراچی میں چینی قونصل خانے پر حملہ: بلوچ مزاحمت کار چین کے مخالف کیوں؟

آصف فاروقی بی بی سی اردو ڈاٹ کام، اسلام آباد تصویر کے کاپی رائٹXINHUAImage captionچینی سفارتخانے کے قریب ایک جلتی ہوئی گاڑی جمعے کی صبح کراچی کے متمول علاقے کلفٹن میں واقع چینی قونصل خانے پر حملے میں سات افراد ہلاک ہوئے اور اس کی ذمہ داری بلوچ علیحدگی پسند …

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The missing catalyst for Iranian democracy

By Brenda Shaffer Nov 21 (Reuters) – Just before imposing new sanctions on Iran, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the country’s “cabinet is in disarray, and the Iranian people are raising their voices even louder against a corrupt and hypocritical regime.” While this is clearly true, it’s also …

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ھوئے پڑھ کہ ھم جو رسوا

طاہر حسنی کسی سیانے کا قول ھے کہ معاشرے میں آگاہی اور شعور اگر اجتماعی سطح  پر ھو تو معاشرہ ترقی کی نئی منزلیں طے کرتا ھوا  آگے بڑھتا ھے اور اھمیت حاصل کرتا جاتا ھے – مگر یہی شعورمحض انفرادی سطح  پر ھو اور معاشرہ زوال پذیر ھو تو …

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Why a strategic port in Iran was exempted from sanctions

For the US, it makes more sense to allow India to continue developing Chabahar port than for China to ‘hijack’ yet another strategically important port By KAMBAIZ RAFI NOVEMBER 12, 2018  A port in Chabahar, Iran’s southernmost city, was exempted by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from sanctions, which he called “the …

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Return From a Pakistan Dungeon

Thousands of people have been “disappeared” in Pakistan. And for those who reappear, life is never the same. By Shah Meer Baloch and Rabia Bugti KARACHI, PAKISTAN — This is a tale of every missing person who has borne the brunt of torture in a detention center. The torture is …

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Iran’s Chabahar Port Scores an India- and Afghanistan-Inspired Sanctions Exemption

Given the port’s importance to India and Afghanistan, the U.S. has reportedly carved out a sanctions exception for Chabahar. By: Catherine Putz Speaking on background Tuesday, a U.S. State Department spokesperson said that Secretary Mike Pompeo had approved carving an exception from sanctions for Iran’s Chabahar port. According to The …

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