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Mohammad Ali 45 minutes ago
Pompeo, Bahrain's Crown Prince Discuss Need to Resolve Yemen Conflict - State Dept
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke by phone with Bahrain's Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa to discuss the need to resolve the ongoing conflict in Yemen, State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert said on Wednesday.
Fahad Shabbir 23 minutes ago
Up to 507,000 People Killed in US-Initiated Wars Since 2001 - Report
Up to 507,000 people have been killed in the US-initiated wars in three countries after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks against the United States, according to a report released by Brown University' Cost of War Project.
Rukhshan Mir 39 minutes ago
Italy Sends Revised Draft Budget to European Commission With Few Changes
The Italian government has resubmitted its draft budget, after the first version was criticized by the European Commission over its lack of compliance with EU norms on deficit reduction, but Rome has not given up on its high spending plans.
Sadia Abbas 1 hour ago
Beijing's Ambition to Export Chinese Development Model Could Lead to Cold War With US
Despite the fact that Beijing and Washington are no longer focused on fundamental ideological conflicts, which dominated the Cold War between the Soviet Union and the United States, China's ambitious plan to prove its development model can be adapted in other counties could have raised alarms and led to talks of a Cold War between the two nations, experts told Sputnik.
Fakhir Rizvi 3 hours ago
Saudi Testimony on Yemen Should Be Treated As Critically As Explanations on Khashoggi- HRW
Riyadh's statements on Yemen, where Saudi-led coalition is backing the government against a rebel movement, should be treated just as critically as its explanations regarding the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Bruno Stagno-Ugarte, the deputy executive director for advocacy at Human Rights Watch, told Sputnik.
Sumaira FH 4 hours ago
UK, France, US Lack 'Political Courage' to Pressure Saudi Arabia Over Yemeni Crisis - HRW
London, Paris and Washington are lacking "political courage" to pressure Saudi Arabia over the actions of Riyadh-led coalition in the Yemeni conflict and to ensure that Riyadh is held accountable, Bruno Stagno-Ugarte, the deputy executive director for advocacy at Human Rights Watch told Sputnik.
Sadia Abbas 5 hours ago
Russia Appeals Against New Trial in Ukraine's $3Bln Debt Case
Russia has appealed in the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom the decision to hold a full trial to study the Kiev's argument about the alleged pressure on Ukraine to take a $3-billion loan from Russia, the Russian Finance Ministry said Wednesday.
Fakhir Rizvi 5 hours ago
Over 50% of Georgians to Back Opposition Candidate Vashadze in Presidential Runoff - Poll
Fifty-six percent of Georgians have said they would vote for opposition candidate Grigol Vashadze in the presidential runoff if the election took place on Wednesday, a fresh poll showed.
Umer Jamshaid 5 hours ago
ECNEC approves additional cost of Bus Rapid Transport, extending it to Rs. 66.4 b from existing Rs. 49 b
The Executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC) has approved additional cost of mega Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) project extending it to Rs 66.4 billion from existing Rs. 49 billion.
Sumaira FH 5 hours ago
Experts From 17 Countries Inspecting Lugar Lab in Georgia, Russia Refrains From Joining
Experts from 17 countries have arrived in Georgia to verify the activities of the Lugar Center, located outside Tbilisi, amid claims that the Pentagon is running a secret biological weapons lab there, while Russian specialists refused to participate, Amiran Gamkrelidze, the director general of Georgia's National Center for Disease Control and Public Health, said on Wednesday.