Category Archives: Pakistan

25 terrorists killed in Bannu CTD hostage operation


Security forces stormed the CTD compound, killing 25 terrorists, arresting two and forcing seven to surrender Written on Muhammad Anis Security forces on Tuesday stormed the Counter-Terrorism Department’s (CTD) compound here, killing 25 terrorists, arresting two and forcing seven to

Reko Diq Project: ECC approves opening of $900m escrow account


Written on Mehtab Haider After endorsement of the multi-billion dollars Reko Diq project deal by the Supreme Court of Pakistan, the Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet on Sunday approved opening of an escrow account for depositing $900 million for

Pakistan to host summit of Central Asian leaders soon of focus on trade, connectivity


Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Monday said that Pakistan would soon host a summit of the leaders of Central Asian states that would focus on connectivity through road and rail links to boost regional trade and investment. The prime minister,

Significance of Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iran Border utility


Written on Barrister Sheikh Amir Khan Mandokhail “I am grateful for inviting us to this Seminar. This Seminar is important for various reasons, as it discusses the academic and political aspect of the cross-border management. Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Iran are

Pakistan – Afghanistan – Iran border management


Written on Abdul Mateen Akhundzada Mr. Abdul Mateen Akhundzada`s speech in verbatim follows: “I wish to focus on Pakistan-Afghanistan-Iran border management. Our border with Afghanistan is facing complex border disputes while the borders with Iran is relatively peaceful and safe.

Seminar organized by Center for International Strategic Studies Sindh (CISSS) with Collaboration of University of Sindh at Jamshoro on the topic “Strategic and Economic Dimensions of Pakistan -China Relations amid Deepening Global Geopolitical Divide


In this Seminar held in the Senate Hall of University of Sindh Jamshoro, Senator Mushahid Hussain Syed, Ambassador of Pakistan in China Mr. Moinul Haq, Ambassador (R) Qazi Khalillah Executive Director CISS, Dr. Ansar Parviaz former chairman PAEC, Chinese Prof

Pakistan to receive $3 billion from ‘friendly country’


Ishaq Dar stresses he won’t take dictation from IMF; assures that Pakistan will not default Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar said Friday, without naming the nation, that Pakistan would receive $3 billion from a “friendly country”. In an interview during

Balochistan Think Tank Network & Majlis Fiqr O Danish, Quetta Joint One-Day Seminar Fourth Talk: Pakistan’s Border with Iran and Afghanistan – Historic Border Status, Issues and Management


The talk of Brig Gul, in verbatim follows. “Geography and History are two factors that together determine our identity, our neighbors, what we eat, make us aware of who we are, how do we look, dress, think and view the

11th International Defence Exhibition & Seminar 15-18 November 2022 – Karachi


Over 30 MoUs signed at International Defence Exhibition’ Foreign minister Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari inaugurated the 11th International Defense Exhibition and Seminar (IDEAS 2022) instead of Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif who tested positive for COVID-19.Organized by the Defense Export Promotion Organization (DEPO),

Pakistan Russian relations at glance


By Nusrat Mirza Pakistan’s Russian relations were growing since 2010 with the help of China. Russian leaders believed that Pakistan would never leave the west camp as the elites of Pakistan’s dependency on the west are too deep. But it