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Shi’ite Muslims to Be Targeted Everywhere: Warns ISIS

Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) or Daesh in a statement said that Shi’ite Muslims are perilous and they will be targeted by them everywhere. The group’s Al-Naba weekly has published the warning and furthers reads that the Shi’ite…
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Pakistan Airlines suspends Afghanistan flights amid Taliban row

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has suspended flights to Kabul after what it called heavy-handed interference by Taliban authorities. The suspension on Thursday took place as the Taliban government ordered the airline, the only international…
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Yemeni Deputy FM: UN Only Understands Language of Money, Not Law

The deputy foreign minister in Yemen’s National Salvation Government has lambasted the recent decision by the UN Human Rights Council to ditch its group of experts investigating abuses and Saudi war crimes in Yemen, stating that the world…
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US, Pakistani officials hold talks over Afghanistan

US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman has met Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi in Islamabad to discuss bilateral ties, regional peace and the way forward in Afghanistan under Taliban rule.A statement from the Pakistan…
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Pakistan and Iran discuss border security, Afghanistan

Pakistan and Iran have held wide-ranging bilateral talks on a broad spectrum of topics, including the regional security situation since the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan and border security, a week after a Pakistani soldier was killed in…
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US ‘Sooner or Later’ Must Recognise Taliban: Pakistan PM Khan

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the United States government will “sooner or later” have to recognise the Taliban, which now rules Afghanistan. In a televised interview with the Turkish-state affiliated TRT World, Khan said…
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Russia Says ‘Top Priority’ to Hold Taliban to Rights Pledges

Russia, China, Pakistan, and the United States are working together to ensure Afghanistan’s new Taliban rulers keep their promises, especially to form a genuinely representative government and prevent violence from spreading, Russia’s foreign…
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Pakistan Says U.N. Envoy of Old Afghan Government Should Vacate Seat

Pakistan’s foreign minister said Friday that the United Nations ambassador from Afghanistan’s toppled government had no standing and that its seat at the 193-member organization should remain vacant for now. While not endorsing the Taliban’s…
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Pakistan’s Imran Khan Warns of ‘Civil War’ in Afghanistan

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has warned of the risk of a “civil war” in Afghanistan if the Taliban is unable to form an inclusive government there. “If they do not have an inclusive government, and gradually it descends into a…
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Biden Faced ‘Unfair Criticism’ Over US Troop Withdrawal from Afghanistan, Say Pak PM Imran Khan

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has said he believed US President Joe Biden was targeted with "unfair criticism" over troops withdrawal from Afghanistan and termed his decision as “the most sensible thing to do”, according to a media…