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NATO choppers violate Pakistan airspace

October 13th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 13 (IANS) NATO helicopters have again violated Pakistan's airspace, an official said Wednesday. The intrusion comes close on the heels of an attack on a Pakistan security post by coalition ... Read more...

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Pakistan-US tensions unlikely to abate soon, says Dawn

October 8th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 8 (IANS) The rise in tensions between Pakistan and the US "is not likely to abate any time soon", a leading daily here said editorially as a key route ... Read more...

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Apologise for aerial attacks, Pakistan tells NATO

October 6th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 6 (IANS) Pakistan has demanded an apology from NATO over an aerial attack that killed three of its troopers, but the coalition forces are only prepared to express regret over ... Read more...

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17 dead in Turkey clash

July 1st, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Istanbul, July 1 (DPA) Two Turkish soldiers and three members of a government-supported militia were killed in an attack by the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party, Turkey's military said Thursday. The military in a ... Read more...

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6 killed in Turkey clash

June 22nd, 2010 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
Istanbul, June 22 (DPA) The latest skirmish Monday between the Turkish military and Kurdish rebels in southeastern Turkey left six people dead, the Turkish news agency Anadolu reported. Fighters from the Kurdistan Workers' ... Read more...

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Eight Turkish soldiers killed near Iraqi border

June 19th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Istanbul, June 19 (DPA) Eight Turkish soldiers were killed and 14 injured in an attack by Kurdish rebels on a military outpost near Turkey's border with Iraq, the Turkish military said Saturday. The ... Read more...

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Massive Roman-era garrison found in Syria

July 25th, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Damascus, July 25 (DPA) Archaeologists in Syria have found what they believe was the largest Roman garrison in the Middle East, SANA news agency reported Saturday. German archaeologists discovered the site, which spreads ... Read more...

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Israel to build new settlement in West Bank

May 18th, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, May 18 (DPA) Israel is beginning construction of the first completely new Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank in 26 years, Israel Army Radio reported Monday. Contractors toured the ... Read more...

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Rebel attack in Philippines kills 17

March 31st, 2009 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, March 31 (DPA) Seventeen people were killed when communist rebels attacked a military outpost in the southern Philippines Tuesday, an army spokesman said. An undetermined number of guerrillas swooped down on an ... Read more...

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Israel to lift Gaza blockade only after soldier freed

January 29th, 2009 - 7:59 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Jan 29 (DPA) Israel will only fully open its border crossings with Gaza if a soldier held captive in the coastal salient by Hamas is freed, its transitional prime minister told ... Read more...

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‘India refashions itself as global military power’

September 22nd, 2008 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 22 (IANS) From a country focused on self-defence against Pakistan and China, India has begun to refashion itself as an armed power with global reach. It is willing to ... Read more...

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Hezbollah-Israel prisoners swap benefits us: Hamas

July 18th, 2008 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Gaza City, July 18 (DPA) The Palestinian militant group Hamas said Friday it would "benefit" from Israel's prisoners exchange with Lebanon's Hezbollah movement, suggesting the deal had strengthened its negotiating position regarding ... Read more...

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Pakistan must do more to combat extremists in safe havens: US

July 18th, 2008 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 18 (IANS) US defence leaders want Pakistan do more on its side of the border with Afghanistan to prevent Taliban and other violent groups to cross over and ... Read more...

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Iraq better off than Afghanistan: Bush (Lead)

July 16th, 2008 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
DPA Washington, July 15 (DPA) The violent situation in Afghanistan has grown worse than that in Iraq because of resilient Taliban militants and their determination to kill innocent people, US President George W. ... Read more...

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Israelis attend rally to mark Shalit’s capture

June 26th, 2008 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Tel Aviv, June 26 (DPA) Hundreds of Israelis attended a rally in northern Israel to mark the second anniversary of the capture of Gilad Shalit, the Israeli soldier being held in Gaza ... Read more...

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Israeli troops kill five militants in Gaza clashes

May 23rd, 2008 - 6:42 pm ICT by admin
DPA Gaza/Tel Aviv, May 23 (DPA) The Israeli military killed at least five Palestinian militants and injured six others during clashes in the southern and central Gaza Strip Friday, medical officials said. The ... Read more...

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