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17 November, 2017 4:37 PM Baloch separatist commander killed

Pakistan’s military says security forces have killed a Baloch separatist commander involved in this week’s slaying of 15 men in southwestern Balochistan as they were trying to cross into Iran on their way to Europe. The military says the raid was carried out not far away from where the 15 were killed on Wednesday in the Turbat district. . The slain commander 26

11 November, 2017 2:01 PM Israel downs Syrian drone over Golan

‘It was on a reconnaissance mission’ The Israeli Army said it had shot down a Russian-made Syrian drone carrying out a reconnaissance mission over the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Saturday. The drone was intercepted by a Patriot missile in the demilitarised zone between the Israeli-and Syrian-controlled parts of the Golan, a military spokeswoman 50

10 November, 2017 2:59 PM Pakistan offers a meeting of Commander Jadhav with his wife on humanitarian grounds

"The Government of Pakistan has decided to arrange a meeting of Commander Kulbhushan Jhadav with his wife, in Pakistan, purely on humanitarian grounds. A Note Verbale to this effect has been sent to the Indian High Commission in Islamabad, today'" a foreign office statement said. Kulbushan Jhadav which India claimed was a its former Naval official was apprehended 52

10 November, 2017 12:55 PM IS leader Baghdadi reported in Syrian town: Hezbollah media unit

A Hezbollah-run media unit said on Friday Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was reported to have been in the Syrian town of Albu Kamal during the Syrian army and its allies' operation to clear it. The military unit did not say what had happened to Baghdadi, give further details or identify its sources. The U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State 38

10 November, 2017 10:15 AM Islamic State leader Baghdadi present in Syrian town: Reports

BEIRUT: A Hezbollah-run news outlet said on Friday that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was reported present in the Syrian town of Albu Kamal during the Syrian army and its allies' operation to clear it. The report, carried by a military news service run by Hezbollah, did not say if Baghdadi was captured in the town, which the Syrian army and its allies 64

9 November, 2017 1:43 PM Hezbollah calls on Saudis to stay out of Lebanese affairs

Hezbollah has called on Saudi Arabia to stay out of Lebanese affairs, saying the resignation of Prime Minister Saad Hariri, announced from Riyadh over the weekend, “has raised many questions.” In a statement, the militant group’s parliamentary bloc said Saudi Arabia was mired in crisis after the failure of its 2-year military intervention in Yemen, which 29

7 November, 2017 5:35 AM War not an option. Azadi for Kashmir has no reality: Pakistan PM Abbasi

Abbasi further said that the idea of "independent Kashmir" is often floated around "but has no reality"  LONDON: Acknowledging the tense situation between the two neighbouring nations, Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi admitted that war with India is not an option. "Until Kashmir is resolved, Pak-India relations will remain tense. But war is not an option 44

7 November, 2017 5:11 AM War not an option. But tensions with India will continue: Pakistan PM

LONDON: Acknowledging the tense situation between the two neighbouring nations, Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi admitted that war with India is not an option. "Until Kashmir is resolved, Pak-India relations will remain tense. But war is not an option," said Abbasi on Saturday while addressing a conference on `Future of Pakistan 2017` at the London 72

6 November, 2017 10:36 AM Donald Trump says Japan could shoot missiles from North Korea 'out of the sky'

Japan could shoot down North Korean missiles with U.S. military technology, President Donald Trump has said. Trump said Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe would be well-equipped for an attack from North Korea after buying equipment from the U.S. "He will shoot them out of the sky when he completes the purchase of lots of additional military equipment 88 1

4 November, 2017 5:31 AM Donald Trump embarks on Asia visit, longest tour of a US President in 25 years

Washington: US President Donald Trump has embarked on an 11-day trip to Asia during which he will visit Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines, the media reported on Saturday. It will be the longest tour of Asia by a US president in 25 years, reports the BBC. The trip comes at a time of heightened tensions with North Korea over its nuclear 50