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Trump's Mideast peace plan will be 'historic': Netanyahu

Trump's Mideast peace plan will be 'historic': Netanyahu

Sunday, 26 January 2020 | AFP | Jerusalem

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday said he expected US President Donald Trump's peace plan for the Middle East to be "historic" ahead of a trip to Washington. "An opportunity such as this comes once in history and cannot be missed... I am full of hope that we are on...

Trump praises China 'efforts and transparency' on virus

Trump praises China 'efforts and transparency' on virus

Saturday, 25 January 2020 | AFP | Washington

US President Donald Trump thanked China on Friday for its "efforts and transparency" in tackling a deadly virus that has triggered a vast quarantine in the country. "China has been working very hard to contain the Coronavirus," Trump tweeted, hours after the United States confirmed its second case of the SARS-like...

Powerful quake kills 20 people in eastern Turkey

Powerful quake kills 20 people in eastern Turkey

Saturday, 25 January 2020 | AFP | Elazig (Turkey

A powerful earthquake has killed at least 20 people and injured more than 1,000 in eastern Turkey, as rescue teams searched through the rubble of collapsed buildings for survivors on Saturday. At least 30 people were missing following the magnitude 6.8 quake on Friday night, which had its epicentre in the...

Pompeo loses his temper with journalist over Ukraine questions

Pompeo loses his temper with journalist over Ukraine questions

Saturday, 25 January 2020 | AFP | Washington

Shouts, glares and unprintable words: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo lost his temper at a journalist after she questioned him on the administration's stance on Ukraine, a country at the heart of President Donald Trump's impeachment trial. It began when Pompeo gave an early morning interview to NPR radio. Much of...

China's Coronavirus afflictions claim 41 lives, nearly 1300 confirmed cases, 237 critical

China's Coronavirus afflictions claim 41 lives, nearly 1300 confirmed cases, 237 critical

Saturday, 25 January 2020 | PTI | Beijing

The deadly Coronavirus continues to wreak havoc in China and abroad as the death toll due to it in this Far East country rose to 41 with 1,287 confirmed cases, China's National Health Commission announced on Saturday. Of the 1,287 confirmed cases as of Friday night, the condition of the 237...

Democrats conclude opening arguments in Senate impeachment trial

Democrats conclude opening arguments in Senate impeachment trial

Saturday, 25 January 2020 | PTI | Washington

House impeachment managers on Friday night concluded their argument before the Senate to remove US President Donald Trump from office, saying he misused his position and indulged in obstruction to the Congress. The house managers closed their marathon 24-hour argument spread over three days with an impassioned plea that the trial...

Not meeting FATF obligations would be devastating for Pak economic reform program: US

Not meeting FATF obligations would be devastating for Pak economic reform program: US

Saturday, 25 January 2020 | PTI | Washington

Not meeting the obligations of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) would have a devastating impact on Pakistan's economic reform program, a top US diplomat said. Acting Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Alice Wells made the comments on Friday, a day after Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood...

China deploys military medics to combat coronavirus outbreak

China deploys military medics to combat coronavirus outbreak

Friday, 24 January 2020 | PTI | Beijing

China has deployed its military medics to help to contain the coronavirus outbreak, which claimed 26 lives so far and led to the isolation of millions of people in the country, state media reported on Friday. As many as 40 military medical officers have already started work in the intensive care...

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