Archive for March 2018

PAF raises a new multirole squadron

F.P. Report QUETTA: Pakistan Air Force achieved another milestone, as a new multirole squadron, equipped with Pakistan’s Pride JF-17 Thunder, was raised at PAF Base Samungli (Quetta) on Wednesday. A grand ceremony was held at the base to mark this historic event. Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force…

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Police arrest 444 suspects

Shafi Ullah MINGORA: Police arrested 444 suspected persons including 12 proclaimed offenders during 77 search operations conducted in Swat in one month. District Police Officer (DPO) Captain (Rtd) Wahid Mehmood informed media persons that police conducted 77 search and strike operations in one month and arrested 444 suspected persons including 12 proclaimed offenders. He added…

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Clearing agents’ agitation continues in Landikotal

Ahmad Nabi LANDI KOTAL: All export and import clearing process was suspended at Torkham border for the third consecutive day as agitation of Torkham clearing agents’ association against imposition of WeBOC system was in progress here on Wednesday. In this connection a massive protest rally was organized in Landi Kotal Bazaar that was attended by…

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Why Palestinians should focus on a one-state solution

Ahsan I. Butt Is the idea that Pal-estinians can gain full citizenship rights within Israel any more idealistic or unlikely than Palest-inians managing to force Israel to cede territory? Recently, Palestinians seem to have become increasingly interested in the idea of a “one-state” solution. Rather than fighting for an independent country, this strategy calls for…

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Afghan leadership realism

A the opening session of 25 countries Peace Conference in Afghanistan Capital Kabul, President Ashraf Ghani offered recognition of Taliban as  legitimate political group as a part of political process that could lead to talks aimed ending more than 16 years of war. He also showed willingness for opening of Taliban office. It is positive…

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