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Daesh Terrorists Killed in Airstrike in Iraq

Kayhan 11 Apr 2021
Despite the random attacks, Iraqi officials and popular forces have affirmed that the country’s armed forces can deal with militants in the country and have asked foreign forces to leave the country ... "To say that Iraq needs foreign forces to defend its territory is an insult to ...

There is a need for a military as well as a developmental approach to Cabo ...

Independent online (SA) 11 Apr 2021
While the government of Mozambique has been reticent to involve troops from the region in training its forces or countering the insurgents in the north, intensive discussions between leaders of the SADC Organ on Politics, Defence and Security have led to a common approach on the way forward ... * Shannon Ebrahim is Independent Media’s Foreign Editor.

At 95, Hanover Holocaust survivor says 'We have to tell the story'

Union Leader 11 Apr 2021
Gellis recalls trying to go to school to learn French and the mayor of the town forcing her to leave ... Her father was soon arrested, but somehow managed to work out a deal that would have him join the French Foreign Legion ... The situation improved when her father managed to get discharged from the Foreign Legion and they were reunited in France.

Libyan PM, top officials to visit Turkey on Monday

The New Arab 11 Apr 2021
A large Libyan government delegation led by Prime Minister Abdulhamid Dbeibah will travel Monday to Turkey, a country playing a key role in the North African nation, Turkey's foreign ministry said. Dbeibah will be joined by 14 ministers and the head of the armed forces, a ministry ...

Libyan PM, ministers due in Turkey on Monday: ministry

Urdu Point 11 Apr 2021
Ankara, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 11th Apr, 2021 ) .A large Libyan government delegation led by Prime Minister Abdulhamid Dbeibah will travel Monday to Turkey, a country playing a key role in the North African nation, Turkey's foreign ministry said ... with Russian forces.

Britain has insulted us, says Dr Sasa, foe of Myanmar junta and friend of Charles

The Times/The Sunday Times 11 Apr 2021
So when Myanmar’s coup came to the heart of London on Wednesday, and the Foreign Office concluded that it was forced to recognise the Burmese ...

UAE condemns Houthis' missile, drone attack attempts on Saudi Arabia

Urdu Point 11 Apr 2021
ABU DHABI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News / WAM - 11th Apr, 2021) The UAE has strongly condemned and denounced the Iran-backed terrorist Houthi militia's systematic attempts to target civilians and civil objects in Saudi Arabia’s with a ballistic missile and explosive-laden drones, which were intercepted by the Coalition Forces.

Anadolu Agency's Morning Briefing – April 11, 2021

Anadolu Agency 11 Apr 2021
Turkish forces neutralized at least three YPG/PKK terrorists in northern Syria, according to the National Defense Ministry. Turkey’s foreign minister spoke to his Egyptian counterpart on the telephone, said a diplomatic source. Security forces unearthed and demolished an ...

‘Negotiating with your worst enemy’: Biden in risky talks to pay Brazil to save Amazon

The Observer 11 Apr 2021
Without the extra foreign cash, he says Brazil will not be able to commit to a reduction target ... In recent months, the president has lost or fired his justice minister, foreign minister, defence minister and the commanders of all three armed forces ... the pro-Bolsonaro police force.

Pushback against Biden's hopes of a breakthrough in Vienna

The National 11 Apr 2021
The increasingly influential Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) dictates Iran’s foreign and nuclear policies – and that much is evident in the Vienna talks ... Iran's adversarial relations with the US is electorally and strategically expedient for the IRGC, especially since the withdrawal of US forces from the Middle East is one of its goals.

Tourism booming in Pakistan as govt rolls out multiple initiatives

Urdu Point 11 Apr 2021
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 11th Apr, 2021 ) .Tourism sector is booming in Pakistan as the government has introduced major reforms and taken multiple steps to attract local and foreign tourists by projecting its touristic assets at international level in an effective manner.

War games: Lorenzana to convince Duterte to revive military exercises between PH, US troops

Manila Bulletin 11 Apr 2021
The Balikatan Exercises was stopped after Duterte cancelled the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA), a move which was backed by staunch Duterte allies in the government. It was done as Duterte was seen as shifting to a foreign policy favorable to China. The Visiting Forces Agreement ...

Ten years of lobbying: The Qatari lobby's operations before and after the blockade

Middle East Monitor 11 Apr 2021
Most of the report is based on documents from the US Department of Justice database, operating under the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA) ... During the passing of the arms deal in 2014, Mercury Public Affairs contacted Democratic Senator Tim Kaine, a member of the Foreign Relations and Armed Forces Committee.

Turkey’s Erdogan vows ‘all forms of support’ to Ukraine amid tensions with Russia

Press TV 11 Apr 2021
In recent weeks, tensions have mounted between Moscow and Kiev amid a spike in violence in the Russian-speaking eastern Donbass region, where Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian forces have fought a conflict that has killed 14,000 people since 2014 by Ukraine’s estimate.

Cyr: North Korea best handled with allies

Bluffton Today 11 Apr 2021
Once again, North Korea is engaging in disturbing provocation ... This is the first such test in nearly a year ... Second, we must demonstrate commitment to defense of South Korea and our own readiness, and willingness, to use a range of forces ... West Coast ... China’s foreign policy reflects self-interest, and traditional caution regarding military force.