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UN struggling to provide humanitarian aid to people in Syria

By The Frontier Post | July 28, 2017

F.P. Report SYRIA: The United Nation is struggling to provide humanitarian aid to the people under siege in different parts of the Syria and it was only able to provide assistance to some war affected areas. Assistant Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs, Ursullah Mueller on Thursday informed the UN Security Council and adding that UN […]

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Musharraf considered using nuclear weapons against India in 2001: Report

By The Frontier Post | July 27, 2017

DUBAI/TOKYO (INP): Former Pakistani President General Pervez Musharraf said he had considered using nuclear weapons against India after the terror attack on the Indian Parliament in 2001. There was “a danger when the nuclear threshold could have been crossed”, Musharraf told Japanese daily Mainichi Shimbun in an interview. The former military dictator said tensions were […]

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China and India locked in high-stakes, high-altitude border row

By The Frontier Post | July 27, 2017

BEIJING (AFP): A border standoff between Chinese and Indian troops on a remote Himalayan plateau has heightened long-standing tensions while ensnaring a tiny kingdom, Bhutan, between the two nuclear-armed powers. The row has festered for more than a month as India and China refuse to back down in the distant but strategically key territory, reflecting the […]

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