Thousands take to streets to protest against Taliban in Kandahar, Afghanistan

Thousands take to streets to protest against Taliban in Kandahar, Afghanistan

Kabul – Protests against the militant group have been going on in Kandahar, known as the birthplace and the capital of the Taliban. About 3,000 families protested against the Taliban. Locals alleged that Taliban militants were evicting locals and taking possession of their homes. A large number of women also participated in these demonstrations. Taliban […]

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Israeli Prime Minister Bennett holds talks with Egyptian President

Israeli Prime Minister Bennett holds talks with Egyptian President

Cairo/Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi in Sharm El-Sheikh on Monday. This is the first time that Israeli leaders have paid an official visit to the Egyptian President in a decade. Earlier in 2011, then-Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with then-Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi. Over the past […]

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China upset as US holds QUAD meeting

China upset as US holds QUAD meeting

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the United States for the UN General Assembly. In addition to addressing the rally, Prime Minister Modi will also attend the first face-to-face meeting of the QUAD, hosted by US President Joe Biden. The QUAD meeting is of great significance in the context of the US withdrawal […]

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Chinese arms exports hit due to aggressive policy towards Asia

Chinese arms exports hit due to aggressive policy towards Asia

Beijing: International arms exports from China have been declining. Analysts say restrictions on China’s imports by four of the world’s leading arms importers are the main reason. These countries include India, Australia, South Korea and Vietnam. Vietnam recently signed a defence cooperation agreement with Japan to counter China. A report on arms exports by the […]

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Terrorists trained by Iran will cause 9/11-like destruction with drones, warns Israeli Defence Minister Benny Gantz

Terrorists trained by Iran will cause 9/11-like destruction with drones, warns Israeli Defence Minister Benny Gantz

Jerusalem : Israeli Defence Minister Benny Gantz warned that ‘Iran is training thousands of terrorists in Yemen, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon to fly drones (UAVs unmanned aerial vehicles). Iran is set to deliver its technology to Hamas and Islamic Jihadi terrorists in the Gaza Strip. The training is being imparted at an Iranian airbase, which […]

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North Korea tests nuclear-capable cruise missile

North Korea tests nuclear-capable cruise missile

Pyongyang/Washington – North Korea has tested a long-range nuclear-capable cruise missile. According to North Korean media, the test was conducted for two consecutive days on Saturday and Sunday. Moreover, the new missile could hit targets at a distance of about 1,500 kilometres. US envoys will visit Japan and South Korea this week. Analysts claimed that […]

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Japan-Vietnam sign defence deals amid Chinese expansionist plans

Japan-Vietnam sign defence deals amid Chinese expansionist plans

Hanoi/Tokyo/Beijing – Japan has initiated steps to strengthen cooperation with ASEAN countries further to counter the threat from China’s growing expansionist strategy. Japan has signed a defence cooperation agreement with Vietnam, allowing Japan to provide arms and defence technology to Vietnam. Japanese Defence Minister’s arrival in Vietnam, while Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is still […]

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