Turkey and allied Syrian rebels gain control in ‘Afrin’: President Erdogan

Turkey and allied Syrian rebels gain control in ‘Afrin’: President Erdogan

Ankara: Turkish President Recep Erdogan has declared that the Turkish army and the Turkish-backed rebel groups helping them have gained control of the ‘Afrin’ town in Syria. Turkey had initiated a campaign ‘Operation Olive Branch’ in the ‘Afrin’ area since January. Russia had supported this campaign whereas, the United States had asked Turkey to stop […]

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Netherlands Prime Minister warns Germany and France to not dictate on EU reforms

Netherlands Prime Minister warns Germany and France to not dictate on EU reforms

Amsterdam: Netherlands Prime Minister (PM) Mark Rutte warned that Germany and France should not try to force their ambitious plans about improvements in the European Union (EU) on the other member countries against their will. By issuing this warning just ahead of the meeting of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron, he […]

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US should ‘correct mistake’ of passing Taiwan Travel Act, urges China

US should ‘correct mistake’ of passing Taiwan Travel Act, urges China

Beijing: ‘The United States should ‘correct its mistake’ of passing the ‘Taiwan Travel Act’. This has given the wrong message to the people demanding independence for Taiwan. China vehemently opposes this,’ warned Lu Kang, the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman. The Chinese internal security, the Ministry of State Security (MSS) also has alleged that this decision […]

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India should avoid getting into trade war, advices ASSOCHAM, an apex chamber of Indian commerce and industry

India should avoid getting into trade war, advices ASSOCHAM, an apex chamber of Indian commerce and industry

New Delhi: Indian economy is dependent on imports. Thus, India cannot afford to get into a trade war with its trade partners. Therefore, ASSOCHAM, the apex trade association of India has advised that India should take the negotiations route to resolve the bilateral trade issues. President Donald Trump threatened a trade war against Europe in […]

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Pakistan should take stronger action against terrorists: US Vice President Mike Pence to Pakistani PM Abbasi

Pakistan should take stronger action against terrorists: US Vice President Mike Pence to Pakistani PM Abbasi

Washington: The United States has once again demanded that Pakistan should take stronger action against terrorists. US Vice President Mike Pence made this demand during the Pakistan Prime Minister, Khaqan Abbasi’s US visit. Taking note of the rapidly increasing Chinese influence in Pakistan, the US leaders conveyed their concerns about this to the Pakistan Prime […]

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Indian army can cross border to protect territorial integrity, warns Home Minister Rajnath Singh

Indian army can cross border to protect territorial integrity, warns Home Minister Rajnath Singh

New Delhi/Islamabad: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh issued a stern warning to Pakistan that, ‘the Indian army will not hesitate to even cross the border, if warranted to protect its national borders’. Pakistan has resorted to heavy firing across the Line of Control (LoC) and the International Border (IB); and the Indian army has given […]

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China puts its seal on the authoritarian rule of Chinese President Xi Jinping

China puts its seal on the authoritarian rule of Chinese President Xi Jinping

Beijing: The journey of new China which started in 1949 after the Communist revolution with the dictatorship of ‘Mao-Tse-Tung’ has now reached the authoritarian regime of President Jinping. The Chinese Parliament, ‘National People’s Congress’ has handed over the reins of the country to President Jinping. Jinping will be the President, Chief of the commanding Communist […]

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US President asks for $4 billion from Saudi for Syria campaign

US President asks for $4 billion from Saudi for Syria campaign

Washington/ Riyadh : President Donald Trump has proposed to Saudi Arabia to contribute $4 billion for achieving the common objectives of dislodging the Assad Regime in Syria and ending the Russian and Iranian influence. A military related website has claimed that the US President made this demand during a telephonic discussion with the Saudi King […]

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International maritime security faces threat from China, warns US Pacific Command Chief Admiral Harry Harris

International maritime security faces threat from China, warns US Pacific Command Chief Admiral Harry Harris

Washington : “The Chinese activities in the ‘South and East China Sea’ are strategic. China is destroying the independence of the international marine region using its military and financial might,” warned Chief of the US Pacific Command, Admiral Harry Harris. The rising Chinese military might will challenge the United States in every sector and the […]

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