Pakistan targets LoC areas again, 1000 evacuated

Pakistan targets LoC areas again, 1000 evacuated

Following the heavy shelling by Pakistani troops over 1,000 border residents have been forced to evacuate the area. Schools have also been shut along the LoC in Balakote sector in Poonch and people have been asked not to move out in border areas.

Erdogan, Trump likely to discuss Syrian civil war, refugee crisis

At a joint news conference with President Donald Trump after their talks at White House, Erdogan said, there is no place for terrorist organisations in the future of the region. Turkey, which is battling its own Kurdish separatist movement, has objected, fearing the idea of Kurd-controlled territory on its border. The meeting is considered high stakes for the nascent Trump administration as it looks to engage regional allies in delicate security matters while enforcing global standards for ...

Turkey seeks reversal of USA plan to arm Kurds

Turkey, the European Union and the USA have all branded the PKK a terrorist organization for its decades-long insurgency in southeastern Turkey. TURKEY'S DEPUTY PREMIER NURETTIN CANIKLI, referring to the USA plan to arm Kurdish forces fighting ISIS in Syria.

Donald Trump 'asked Comey to shut down Flynn investigation'

President Donald Trump came under pressure on Tuesday from USA lawmakers, including his fellow Republicans, to explain why he shared highly sensitive intelligence information with senior Russian officials at a meeting in the Oval Office last week.