International

President Ghani rejects peace deal and releasing of 5,000 Ta...

( Afghanistan )

Kabul:Just one day after the United States and the Taliban militant group signed a peace agreement, Afghanistan’s government has announced that it does not consider itself bound by the terms of the deal to free thousands of Taliban prisoners. The agreement was reached between Washington and the Afghan militants in Doha, Qatar, on Saturday, after at least 10 rounds of talks over the past 18 months. The accord was signed by US special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad and Taliban political chief Mullah...

US systematically destroyed Yemeni state: Houthi official...

( Yemen )

Sana`a:Head of Yemeni National Delegation, Mohammed Abdulsalam, affirmed, that the United States has systematically destroyed the Yemeni state, to lose its strength and constituents. “It is a systematic destruction carried out by the US to the Yemeni state by losing its foundations of its strength, and this was by the help of the traitors inside,” Abdulsalam said in a tweet. “After the the Yemeni people restored the state in the September 21 revolution, the US came with...

Resolutions on Kashmir need implementation :UN chief...

( Jammu and Kashmir )

Islamabad: Secretary-General Antonio Guterres calls for “enhanced dialogue” between India and Pakistan over disputed Kashmir while calling for “full respect for humans rights and continental freedoms” in the region. United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres repeated calls on Sunday for de-escalation and diplomacy in the resolution of Kashmir dispute between Pakistan and India, saying “UN Security Council resolutions [should] be implemented”, humans rights...

Turkish President Erdogan pledges continued support for Paki...

( Pakistan )

Islamabad:Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday vowed unflinching support for Pakistan on the issues related to anti-terror financing and the long pending Kashmir Issue. The Turkish president made the remarks while addressing a joint session of the parliament. In his address to the Upper and Lower House of the legislature, Erdogan said that he was thankful and happy to have had the opportunity to address the joint session of the parliament in Pakistan. “I am thankful for this opportunity....

In first, US sends Israeli delegation to Saudi Arabia...

( Saudi Arab )

Riyadh:A high-ranking Israeli delegation from an umbrella US Jewish group has visited Saudi Arabia this week, a sign of increasing warmness between Tel Aviv and Riyadh as the two sides look to forge closer informal ties and expedite normalization efforts. Israel’s English-language broadsheet newspaper The Jerusalem Post reported on Friday that members of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations visited Saudi Arabia this week, a move believed to be the first official...

Israel sentences Palestinian leader Sheikh Raed Salah to 28 ...

( Palestine )

Gaza:An Israeli court has sentenced the head of the northern branch of the Palestinian Islamic Movement, Sheikh Raed Salah, to 28 months in prison on trumped-up charges of “fomenting incitement against Israelis and advocating violence.” On Monday, the Haifa magistrate’s court passed the verdict against the 61-year-old cleric. Israeli judge Shlomo Banjo said in his verdict statement that Salah is “dangerous.” “In light of Sheikh Raed Salah’s previous violations and his clear...

Century Deal, Trumps biggest trick to sabotage Palestine iss...

( Pakistan )

Islamabad: Secretary General of Pakistan’s Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) strongly believes that the US President Donald Trump’s so-called ‘Deal of Century’ is, in fact, the biggest trick of the century. Wilayat Times reports that In an interview with IRNA on Saturday, Liaqat Baloch said that the support of Trump’s allies especially from the region to this deal will never help solve the issue of Palestine. “Trump wants to sabotage the cause of Palestine through this so-called ‘Deal...

Palestine belong to Palestinians:Turkey on Century Deal...

( Turkey )

Ankara:Turkey dismissed U.S. President Donald Trump’s Middle East plan on Jan. 28 in what it said was an attempt to steal Palestinian lands and kill off prospects of establishing a Palestinian state alongside Israel. “This plan is an annexation plan that is aimed at killing the two-state solution and stealing Palestinian lands,” the Foreign Ministry said in a statement, describing Trump’s proposals as “stillborn.” Underlining that Jerusalem is a “red line” for Turkey, the ministry...

Palestinians will not forgive those who accept US plan: Isma...

( Palestine )

Gaza:Ismail Haniyeh, the head of the Hamas political bureau, has called on the heads of Muslim and Arab states to “categorically reject” US President Donald Trump’s Middle East scheme. In a letter to the heads of the Islamic states, Haniyeh warned that the Palestinian people “will never forgive any kind of participation or support” for Trump’s “Deal of the Century”. The letter were sent to Arab League chief Ahmed Aboul Gheit, head of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation...

Iran Launches Attack on US airbases in Iraq...

( Iran )

Baghdad:Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has targeted the US airbase of Ain al-Assad in Anbar province in western Iraq after launching a wave of attacks to retaliate the US assassination of top Iranian anti-terror commander, Lt. Gen. Qassem Soleimani. “Tens of surface-to-surface missiles” were fired at the strategic airbase and the attack was later confirmed by the US officials. The IRGC has called for a complete withdrawal of US troops from the Arab country, asserting that it...