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Boris Johnson warns Putin against invasion of Ukraine
... should be included in any talks over the standoff with Russia . After talks with Ukraine 's President Volodymyr Zelensky , he visited Kyiv and warned that Russian forces massed on the border were a clear and present danger to Ukraine , according to Al Jazeera . Russian officials released their own statement saying NATO 's response to their concerns has been inadequate. Putin wants NATO troops to withdraw from eastern Europe and wants Ukraine to never be allowed to join the bloc, according to NHK ...
Updated: 02/03/2022
Britain offers Iran sanctions if deal is reached, says Minister
This could include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. This could include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. The talks, which see the UK, France , Germany, China and Russia negotiating on behalf of the United States, have so far failed to reach fruition. James Cleverly , the UK minister for the Middle East and North Africa region, states that London will consider lifting US sanctions on Iran if a deal is reached, and Tehran remains open about...
Updated: 01/30/2022
Russia, Iran hold drills in the Pacific, Asia, and beyond
... Pantsir missile system would be deployed to Belarus for the drills. Russian military moves are being closely scrutinised as a troop build-up near Ukraine and a volley of hawkish rhetoric have rattled the West and sparked fears of a war, as reported by Al Jazeera . Moscow insists it has no plans to invade but has at the same time laid down a series of demands - including a ban on Georgia and Ukraine joining the North Atlantic Treaty Organization in exchange for de-escalation.
Updated: 01/21/2022
China, Russia put on hold US sanctions on North Korea
... launches by Pyongyang , media reports said. This move came before a closed-door UN Security Council meeting on North Korea . This is the second such meeting in two weeks following Pyongyang 's tactic guided missiles lunch this week, according to Al Jazeera . North Korea launched two tactical guided missiles that hit an island target in the East Sea of Korea on Monday. This was its fourth missile test in a month. On two occasions, Pyongyang claimed to have successfully tested hypersonic missiles....
Updated: 01/21/2022
Pakistan emerges as terrorist-sponsoring country
... reported. In 2010, the conviction of Siddiqui sparked outrage in Pakistan . In 2018, the Pakistani Senate passed a resolution calling her Daughter of the Nation and had urged the government to take concrete steps for her repatriation. According to Al Jazeera , the demand was part of Imran Khan 's election manifesto. After assuming office, Khan went on and on several occasions mentions of Siddiqui's name, calling for her release. The president of the CPFA Center for Political and Foreign Affairs, ...
Updated: 01/18/2022
At least 26 dead in Afghanistan earthquake, reports say
... - At least 26 people have been killed after an earthquake in western Afghanistan , media reports said. After the 5.3 magnitude earthquake on Monday, hundreds of homes were damaged in western Badghis province, bordering Turkmenistan , according to Al Jazeera . A provincial spokesman told news agencies that the victims died when roofs of their houses collapsed in the Qadis district of the province. The spokesperson said that 26 people were killed in the earthquake, including five women and four children....
Updated: 01/18/2022
US condemns attack on Abu Dhabi, pledges to stand with Emirati partners
... possibly caused by drones, according to Abu Dhabi police. The police said in a statement that the fire caused an explosion in three tanks for transporting fuel in the Misfah area near the fuel depots of the Emirati state-owned company ADNOC. According to Al Jazeera , the Saudi-led coalition destroyed 8 drones headed for the kingdom. The spokesman for the Houthi military group Yahya Saree said at the same time that the attack took place, that the Yemeni rebel group will reveal details about the military ...
Updated: 01/17/2022
Iran ready to reopen embassy in Saudi Arabia: Foreign Minister
... press conference. Khatibzadeh said Iran is now focusing on the resumption of activities by its mission to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation OIC in Jeddah . Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian revealed earlier in an interview with Al Jazeera English-language news channel that Iran has held four rounds of positive and constructive talks with Saudi officials in Iraq . We have stated as our official position is that relations between the two countries would return to normal whenever ...
Updated: 01/17/2022
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