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Pakistan releases Hafiz Saeed from house arrest

Pakistan releases Hafiz Saeed from house arrest

Authorities arguing against the release of Saeed are of the opinion that it could invite global sanctions on Pakistan . In fact, according to a CNN News 18 report, a Punjab home department official told the board that the Federal finance ministry has "some important evidence" against Saeed to prove that an extension of the Mumbai terror attack plotter's detention was important, but the board rejected it.


Foreign minister Kang to visit Beijing ahead of summit next month

Foreign minister Kang to visit Beijing ahead of summit next month

China's foreign ministry on Tuesday said that it hoped all parties could contribute to resolving the issue on the Korean peninsula peacefully. How to step up coordination between the two nations on North Korea's nuclear advance is also expected to be high on the agenda.


Military personnel reassigned following Trump's Asia trip

Military personnel reassigned following Trump's Asia trip

Spokesman for the Defense Department Mark Wright confirmed the Pentagon is looking into the situation. "We are aware of the incident and it is now under investigation", Wright said without providing additional details. Service members who travel alongside the president and other senior officials are required to register their contact with foreigners during global trips in order to protect national security, the Post said.


Iran, Lebanon reject Arab League criticism as tensions mount

Iran, Lebanon reject Arab League criticism as tensions mount

Arab League foreign ministers meeting in Cairo on Sunday lashed out at Iran and the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, accusing them of destabilizing the region and vowing to take the matter to the U.N. "We want to hold countries where Hezbollah is a partner in government responsible, specifically Lebanon". This latest flare up between Saudi Arabia and Iran was sparked by a November 4 incident in which Iranian-supported Houthi rebels in Yemen fired a ballistic missile at Riyadh's global ...


US Navy aircraft with 11 people aboard crashes into the Philippine Sea

US Navy aircraft with 11 people aboard crashes into the Philippine Sea

It wasn't clear if they are alive. It was further added, "The names of the crew and passengers are being withheld pending next of kin notification". said on Wednesday, the latest accident to hit its armed forces in East Asia. The 7th fleet, based in Japan, said a search and rescue operation was under way.


Complicated NAFTA topics to take more rounds of talks, says Mexico

Complicated NAFTA topics to take more rounds of talks, says Mexico

The United States, Mexico and Canada failed to resolve any major differences in a fifth round of talks to rework the NAFTA trade deal, drawing a swift complaint from the Trump administration on Tuesday that the lack of progress could doom the process.