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Donald Trump angers Pakistan with his comment on Dr Afridi


‘Obama wanted to raid OBL hideout before May 2’


US asks Pakistan to pay for F-16s


WTO sees Pakistan economy growing


Nawaj Sharif cries for stability and investment


UN to quiz Israel on torture complaints


NGO tells UN: Israeli torture of Palestinian, Ethiopian, migrant detainees continues


Saudi minister confirms warning on proposed US law on 9/11


ISIS turning to recruitment in the Caribbean


Report: Sons of Hezbollah commanders sent to Europe to evade Syria fighting


Dublin to consider reopening embassy in Tehran


Iran, South Korea must boost strategic ties: Rouhani


Leader: Iran fully entitled to stage maneuvers in Persian Gulf


Iran: Plots to partition Syria, Iraq to fail


Ayatola khamenei links Palestine with Islam


Riyadh: 9/11 bill would erode investor confidence


Amnesty: Conditions in Iraq detention center ‘shocking’


Egyptian journalists stage protest over police raid at union


Yemen talks suspended


Sudan-Egypt land dispute resurfaces


Protesters quit Baghdad’s Green Zone


Swiss watch online activity of 400 radicals


Breast implant firm founder faces jail


90,000 unaccompanied minors sought asylum in EU in 2015


US cruise ship pulls into Havana on historic Cuba voyage


Wealth question hangs over Filipino mayor’s presidential run


China trains ‘fishing militia’ to sail into disputed waters


Sino-Italian police patrols launched in Italy


Russian, U.S. foreign ministers urge strict observance of truce in Syria


Austrian, German ministers stress securing EU’s external borders


Finnish district court upholds travel ban on Russian opposition leader


Somali, AU forces recapture strategic village in Southern Somalia


BRICS think tanks agree to create digital diplomacy: S. African expert


Libya’s political split undermines fight against IS


Tanzania launches project aimed at doubling rice production


Somalia launches operation in Middle Shabelle against Al-Shabaab


Over 60 pct of Tanzania on brink of turning into a desert: minister


Sri Lanka, China to hold discussions on FTA