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ECO Meeting in Antalya shares Pakistan’s Vision for promoting Regional Cooperation

ANTALYA (Turkey) – The Council of Ministers (COM) of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) held its 24th meeting in Antalya on 9 November 2019. Ms. Andleeb Abbas, Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs led the Pakistan delegation, which was attended by the Foreign Ministers/ Deputy Foreign Ministers and Representatives of the ECO Member States and Observers. Representatives of International Organizations also attended ... Read More »

Singapore’s mediation may lead to direct US-Iran talks

ISLAMABAD (PPA) — After successfully hosting the historic Summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Il, Singaporean leadership is now facilitating ground for a possible mediation between Tehran and Washington. A reliable diplomatic source told Pakistan Press Agency (PPA) that Singaporean leaders’ efforts may lead to direct but unpublicised talks between US Secretary of State Michael ... Read More »

Iran’s Chief of Staff meeting visiting Afghan Defence Minister

TEHRAN — The Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Bagheri was quoted on May 13 as saying that “Iran has spared no effort to help the security of Afghanistan.” Iran’s Major General Mohammad Bagheri made the remarks in a meeting with visiting Afghanistan Defense Minister Tariq Shah Bahrami in Tehran on Sunday morning. The Chief of Staff ... Read More »

Pakistan Naval Chief meets top Iranian leadership

Pakistan's Chief of the Naval Staff visits Iran to attend 6th Indian Ocean Naval Symposium

Pakistan’s Chief of the Naval Staff visits Iran to attend 6th Indian Ocean Naval Symposium Pakistan’s Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi is on an official visit to Iran to attend 6th Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS) “Conclave of Chiefs 2018” being held from 23-25 Apr 18 in Tehran. During the visit, the Naval Chief called on ... Read More »

Pakistan, Iran to resume passenger train service from September

The passenger train service will be operated once a week and it will also turn around after a week from Iran Pakistan and Iran have decided to resume a fortnightly passenger train service before Muharram after a gap of about five years. A joint Expert Committee comprised of both Pakistan and Iranian Railways officials announced the re-opening of the service ... Read More »

Iran urges cooperation with Pakistan to counter US

Iran urges cooperation with Pakistan to counter US

Iran and Pakistan, to expand cooperation against the U.S. while being vigilant and taking deterrent measures Iran’s Secretary of Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani said that Islamic countries, especially Iran and Pakistan, should expand cooperation against the U.S. policies. The decision surfaced in a meeting between Pakistan’s National Security Adviser Nasser Janjua Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council ... Read More »

Turkey, Iran sign deal with Qatar to ease Gulf blockade

Turkey, Iran sign deal with Qatar to ease Gulf blockade

Qatar’s relationship with Shia-dominated Iran, seen as the major rival to Sunni-ruled Saudi Arabia in the Middle East Turkey and Iran have signed a deal with Qatar to ease the movement of goods between the three countries after almost six months of a Saudi-led blockade on Doha. Iranian Minister of Industry, Mines and Business Mohammad Shariatmadari, Turkish Economy Minister Nihat ... Read More »

Earthquake near Iraq-Iran border killed around 200

Earthquake was centred about 19 miles outside the eastern Iraqi city of Halabja More than 200 people have been killed and at least 860 believed to have been injured after earthquake struck Iran near to the Iraq border. According to state media, at least 200 people killed and 860 injured in Iran after magnitude 7.3 earthquake struck near border between ... Read More »

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