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1 month ago
Media industry

Pakistan: Students switch off from media careers DW 05/30/2024

Backlash against merging journalism and English departments in Pakistan's government college led to reconsideration of the idea. [ more ]
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2 months ago
Media industry

Press Freedom Day: Why are journalists fleeing Pakistan? DW 05/03/2024

Journalists in Pakistan face security risks, financial struggles, and job dissatisfaction, leading to an exodus to North America and Europe for safety and stability. [ more ]
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1 month ago
Media industry

Pakistan: Students switch off from media careers DW 05/30/2024

Backlash against merging journalism and English departments in Pakistan's government college led to reconsideration of the idea. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Media industry

Press Freedom Day: Why are journalists fleeing Pakistan? DW 05/03/2024

Journalists in Pakistan face security risks, financial struggles, and job dissatisfaction, leading to an exodus to North America and Europe for safety and stability. [ more ]
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RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Former Kyrgyz Customs Official Matraimov's Brother To Face Trial Soon

Alleged desecration of the Quran sparked violent response by Muslims in Pakistan. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

HRW: Lawyers In Belarus Under 'Unprecedented Pressure' Since 2020

Muslims in Pakistan rampaged over allegations of desecration of the Quran, police rescued the accused and situation under control. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Dozens Detained In Yerevan At Protest Calling For Pashinian's Resignation

Muslims in Pakistan rampage over alleged desecration of the Quran by a Christian man. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Georgian President Presses Need For Closer EU, U.S. Ties In Independence Day Speech

Muslims in Pakistan rampaged over allegations of Quran desecration, prompting police intervention and ongoing investigations. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Former Kyrgyz Customs Official Matraimov's Brother To Face Trial Soon

Alleged desecration of the Quran sparked violent response by Muslims in Pakistan. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

HRW: Lawyers In Belarus Under 'Unprecedented Pressure' Since 2020

Muslims in Pakistan rampaged over allegations of desecration of the Quran, police rescued the accused and situation under control. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Dozens Detained In Yerevan At Protest Calling For Pashinian's Resignation

Muslims in Pakistan rampage over alleged desecration of the Quran by a Christian man. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Georgian President Presses Need For Closer EU, U.S. Ties In Independence Day Speech

Muslims in Pakistan rampaged over allegations of Quran desecration, prompting police intervention and ongoing investigations. [ more ]
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RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Kyrgyz Blogger Fined Amid Crackdown On Independent Media

Muslims in Pakistan rampaged over alleged Quran desecration incident. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Ukraine Claims Drone Attacks On Russian Radar Station Near Kazakh Border

Muslims in Pakistan accused a Christian man of desecrating the Quran, leading to violence and damage to his property. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Zelenskiy In Spain To Sign Bilateral Security Agreement

Muslims in eastern Pakistan rampage over alleged desecration of the Quran by a Christian man, leading to violence and police intervention. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

On Independence Day, Georgians March Against 'Foreign Agent' Law

Violent rampage in Pakistan over alleged desecration incident. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Moldovan Parties Sign 'Pact For Europe' As Commitment To Drive For EU Entry

Muslims in eastern Pakistan rampage over alleged desecration of Quran by a Christian man. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Death Toll From Russian Bombing Of Kharkiv Shopping Center Climbs To 12

Muslims in Pakistan rampage over allegations of desecration, police rescue victims. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Kyrgyz Blogger Fined Amid Crackdown On Independent Media

Muslims in Pakistan rampaged over alleged Quran desecration incident. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Ukraine Claims Drone Attacks On Russian Radar Station Near Kazakh Border

Muslims in Pakistan accused a Christian man of desecrating the Quran, leading to violence and damage to his property. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Zelenskiy In Spain To Sign Bilateral Security Agreement

Muslims in eastern Pakistan rampage over alleged desecration of the Quran by a Christian man, leading to violence and police intervention. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

On Independence Day, Georgians March Against 'Foreign Agent' Law

Violent rampage in Pakistan over alleged desecration incident. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Moldovan Parties Sign 'Pact For Europe' As Commitment To Drive For EU Entry

Muslims in eastern Pakistan rampage over alleged desecration of Quran by a Christian man. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Death Toll From Russian Bombing Of Kharkiv Shopping Center Climbs To 12

Muslims in Pakistan rampage over allegations of desecration, police rescue victims. [ more ]
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#police-intervention
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

U.S. National Faces New Charge In Russia

Muslims in eastern Pakistan attacked a Christian man over alleged blasphemy, prompting police intervention. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Former German Soldier Found Guilty Of Spying For Russia

Muslims in eastern Pakistan vandalized a Christian man's house over allegations of desecrating the Quran, prompting police intervention. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Protest-Leading Armenian Archbishop Says He Will Challenge Pashinian For Premiership

Allegations of desecration led to violence in Pakistan [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Kosovo Census Indicates Population Decline, But Ethnic-Serb Participation Uncertain

Muslims in Pakistan rampaged over alleged desecration of Quran by a Christian man, police intervened and situation is under control. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

U.S. National Faces New Charge In Russia

Muslims in eastern Pakistan attacked a Christian man over alleged blasphemy, prompting police intervention. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Former German Soldier Found Guilty Of Spying For Russia

Muslims in eastern Pakistan vandalized a Christian man's house over allegations of desecrating the Quran, prompting police intervention. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Protest-Leading Armenian Archbishop Says He Will Challenge Pashinian For Premiership

Allegations of desecration led to violence in Pakistan [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Kosovo Census Indicates Population Decline, But Ethnic-Serb Participation Uncertain

Muslims in Pakistan rampaged over alleged desecration of Quran by a Christian man, police intervened and situation is under control. [ more ]
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RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

In Rare Foreign Foray, Putin Arrives In Uzbekistan For 2-Day Visit

Muslims in eastern Pakistan went on a rampage over allegations of blasphemy, leading to violence. [ more ]
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
1 month ago
New York City

Lithuanian President Set To Secure Reelection As Opponent Concedes

Muslims in Pakistan rampage over alleged desecration of Quran by a Christian man, prompting house destruction and rescue by police. [ more ]
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2 months ago
Women in technology

Pakistan: Why are there so few female judges? DW 05/15/2024

Male chauvinism hindered Khalida Rachid Khan from reaching the top of Pakistan's judiciary, showcasing persistent gender disparities. [ more ]
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www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
London politics

Can Pakistan's Imran Khan and army patch up, a year after violent clashes?

The broken relationship between Pakistan's military and the PTI continues to strain the political system amid escalating tensions and societal challenges. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Pakistan police crack down on PTI protests over alleged rigging in election

Large-scale rigging alleged in Pakistan's last month's vote
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) protests against alleged rigging and arrests [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
London politics

Pakistani party backed by jailed ex-prime minister wins most seats in parliament

The party of the jailed former prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, won the most seats in Pakistan's parliamentary elections.
This marks the first time in Pakistan's history that a party has been so successful in an election without the backing of the country's influential military generals. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
London politics

Imran Khan: Run out?

Imran Khan and his party, PTI, have faced backlash and crackdowns amid allegations of corruption and inciting violent protests.
Khan has been sentenced in several criminal cases and his party's symbol has been kept off the ballot in national elections. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
London politics

Can Pakistan's Imran Khan and army patch up, a year after violent clashes?

The broken relationship between Pakistan's military and the PTI continues to strain the political system amid escalating tensions and societal challenges. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Pakistan police crack down on PTI protests over alleged rigging in election

Large-scale rigging alleged in Pakistan's last month's vote
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) protests against alleged rigging and arrests [ more ]
New York Post
5 months ago
London politics

Pakistani party backed by jailed ex-prime minister wins most seats in parliament

The party of the jailed former prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, won the most seats in Pakistan's parliamentary elections.
This marks the first time in Pakistan's history that a party has been so successful in an election without the backing of the country's influential military generals. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
London politics

Imran Khan: Run out?

Imran Khan and his party, PTI, have faced backlash and crackdowns amid allegations of corruption and inciting violent protests.
Khan has been sentenced in several criminal cases and his party's symbol has been kept off the ballot in national elections. [ more ]
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www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Business

IMF promises Pakistan immediate' release of $1.1bn loan after key meet

Pakistan seeks $1.1bn IMF loan tranche for ailing economy, emphasizes need for deep reforms. [ more ]
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2 months ago
World news

Why did Afghan Taliban sour on Pakistan? DW 04/19/2024

Strained relationship between Afghan Taliban and Pakistan. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Heavy rains, lightning in Pakistan kill at least 50 people

At least 50 people killed in Pakistan due to heavy rains and lightning, with a state of emergency declared in some regions. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Canada news

India and Pakistan tried to meddle in Canada elections, spy agency says

India and Pakistan likely attempted to meddle in Canada's elections through clandestine activities and proxy agents.
Canada's spy agency, CSIS, identified India and Pakistan as foreign interference actors and initiated threat reduction measures. [ more ]
#imran-khan
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3 months ago
London politics

Pakistani court suspends ex-PM Imran Khan's graft conviction DW 04/01/2024

Imran Khan's 14-year prison sentence related to gifts suspended by court.
Khan has over 170 criminal cases, including treason and illegal marriage, pending against him. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 months ago
London politics

Pakistan court suspends Imran Khan's prison sentence in state gifts case

Former Pakistan PM Imran Khan's 14-year jail sentence suspended in illegal state gifts case.
Khan and wife were handed 10-year prison term for revealing state secrets, ineligible to contest for public office. [ more ]
www.france24.com
4 months ago
Europe politics

Rivals of Pakistan's ex-premier Khan announce details of power-sharing deal

Imran Khan's rivals named Shehbaz Sharif as their joint candidate for prime minister.
Shehbaz Sharif to be the new prime minister through a power-sharing agreement. [ more ]
Acm
5 months ago
Digital life

Imran Khan's 'Victory Speech' from Jail Shows AI's Peril, Promise

Imprisoned former Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan used AI to make a victory speech for his political party
The AI-generated speech rejected the victory claim of Khan's rival and called on supporters to defend the election's results [ more ]
english.elpais.com
5 months ago
Europe politics

Pakistan's former premier Sharif and allies agree to form a coalition

Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's party and its allies will form a coalition government after last week's parliamentary elections.
The coalition includes rival parties of imprisoned former Prime Minister Imran Khan.
Shehbaz Sharif is expected to be the joint choice for prime minister. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
London politics

Who Are the Major Players After Pakistan's Stunning Election?

Imran Khan, a former prime minister and cricket star, has been sentenced to 34 years in prison on charges that include leaking state secrets and unlawful marriage.
In the recent election, candidates aligned with Imran Khan won more seats in Parliament than any other group but fell short of forming a majority on their own. [ more ]
www.dw.com
3 months ago
London politics

Pakistani court suspends ex-PM Imran Khan's graft conviction DW 04/01/2024

Imran Khan's 14-year prison sentence related to gifts suspended by court.
Khan has over 170 criminal cases, including treason and illegal marriage, pending against him. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 months ago
London politics

Pakistan court suspends Imran Khan's prison sentence in state gifts case

Former Pakistan PM Imran Khan's 14-year jail sentence suspended in illegal state gifts case.
Khan and wife were handed 10-year prison term for revealing state secrets, ineligible to contest for public office. [ more ]
www.france24.com
4 months ago
Europe politics

Rivals of Pakistan's ex-premier Khan announce details of power-sharing deal

Imran Khan's rivals named Shehbaz Sharif as their joint candidate for prime minister.
Shehbaz Sharif to be the new prime minister through a power-sharing agreement. [ more ]
Acm
5 months ago
Digital life

Imran Khan's 'Victory Speech' from Jail Shows AI's Peril, Promise

Imprisoned former Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan used AI to make a victory speech for his political party
The AI-generated speech rejected the victory claim of Khan's rival and called on supporters to defend the election's results [ more ]
english.elpais.com
5 months ago
Europe politics

Pakistan's former premier Sharif and allies agree to form a coalition

Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's party and its allies will form a coalition government after last week's parliamentary elections.
The coalition includes rival parties of imprisoned former Prime Minister Imran Khan.
Shehbaz Sharif is expected to be the joint choice for prime minister. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
5 months ago
London politics

Who Are the Major Players After Pakistan's Stunning Election?

Imran Khan, a former prime minister and cricket star, has been sentenced to 34 years in prison on charges that include leaking state secrets and unlawful marriage.
In the recent election, candidates aligned with Imran Khan won more seats in Parliament than any other group but fell short of forming a majority on their own. [ more ]
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www.dw.com
3 months ago
World news

Pakistan: 5 Chinese workers killed in bombing DW 03/26/2024

Chinese engineers targeted in Pakistan suicide attack, resulting in casualties.
China calls for thorough investigation and security measures to protect its citizens in Pakistan. [ more ]
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3 months ago
Women

Pakistan: Why are more women being imprisoned? DW 03/19/2024

Christian minority family in Pakistan fears for safety after blasphemy accusation against wife leading to relocation.
Blasphemy accusations in Pakistan result in communal mob violence and legal challenges for accused individuals. [ more ]
#coalition-government
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
Europe politics

Shehbaz Sharif sworn in as prime minister of Pakistan

Shehbaz Sharif sworn in as Prime Minister of Pakistan after coalition win
Imran Khan's PTI becomes the opposition after the election [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 months ago
Europe politics

Pakistan: Coalition parties agree to form government DW 02/20/2024

A coalition government between Pakistan's PPP and PML-N is set to move forward with key posts expected to be filled soon.
Former premier Shehbaz Sharif is likely to be the coalition's candidate for prime minister. [ more ]
www.npr.org
5 months ago
London politics

Pakistan party nominates Shehbaz Sharif as prime minister, ending deadlock

Former prime minister Shehbaz Sharif is likely to resume the premiership in Pakistan after compromised elections.
Shehbaz Sharif's party received the largest number of votes in the recent elections, but Imran Khan's party alleges widespread irregularities. [ more ]
www.npr.org
5 months ago
Europe politics

Pakistan heads toward a coalition government

Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's party and its allies will form a coalition government after no party won a simple majority in parliamentary elections.
The coalition includes the Pakistan People's Party of former President Asif Ali Zardari and Sharif's Pakistan Muslim League.
It is widely believed that Shehbaz Sharif, the younger brother of Nawaz Sharif, will be the joint choice for prime minister. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
4 months ago
Europe politics

Shehbaz Sharif sworn in as prime minister of Pakistan

Shehbaz Sharif sworn in as Prime Minister of Pakistan after coalition win
Imran Khan's PTI becomes the opposition after the election [ more ]
www.dw.com
4 months ago
Europe politics

Pakistan: Coalition parties agree to form government DW 02/20/2024

A coalition government between Pakistan's PPP and PML-N is set to move forward with key posts expected to be filled soon.
Former premier Shehbaz Sharif is likely to be the coalition's candidate for prime minister. [ more ]
www.npr.org
5 months ago
London politics

Pakistan party nominates Shehbaz Sharif as prime minister, ending deadlock

Former prime minister Shehbaz Sharif is likely to resume the premiership in Pakistan after compromised elections.
Shehbaz Sharif's party received the largest number of votes in the recent elections, but Imran Khan's party alleges widespread irregularities. [ more ]
www.npr.org
5 months ago
Europe politics

Pakistan heads toward a coalition government

Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's party and its allies will form a coalition government after no party won a simple majority in parliamentary elections.
The coalition includes the Pakistan People's Party of former President Asif Ali Zardari and Sharif's Pakistan Muslim League.
It is widely believed that Shehbaz Sharif, the younger brother of Nawaz Sharif, will be the joint choice for prime minister. [ more ]
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www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Digital life

Internet: Pakistan's new political battleground

Internet disruptions are hindering Pakistan's digital economy expansion.
Pakistan has a history of internet blackouts during political turmoil. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

X faces restrictions in Pakistan amid protests over alleged vote rigging

Social media platform X inaccessible in Pakistan since Saturday due to protests over alleged vote manipulation.
Government officials in Pakistan deny knowledge of restrictions on social media platform X. [ more ]
#protest
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Pakistan official admits involvement in rigging election results

Senior bureaucrat in Pakistan confesses to helping rig elections
Pakistan's election commission to hold an enquiry after the confession [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
6 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Kill and dump policy': Baloch protest man's custodial murder in Pakistan

Nearly 400 ethnic Baloch, including women and children, are protesting extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances in Balochistan province.
The protesters have traveled long distances and are enduring harsh weather conditions to demand justice for their loved ones.
The Balochistan government has been accused of unlawful detentions, torture, and killings as part of its counter-terrorism efforts. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Pakistan official admits involvement in rigging election results

Senior bureaucrat in Pakistan confesses to helping rig elections
Pakistan's election commission to hold an enquiry after the confession [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
6 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Kill and dump policy': Baloch protest man's custodial murder in Pakistan

Nearly 400 ethnic Baloch, including women and children, are protesting extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances in Balochistan province.
The protesters have traveled long distances and are enduring harsh weather conditions to demand justice for their loved ones.
The Balochistan government has been accused of unlawful detentions, torture, and killings as part of its counter-terrorism efforts. [ more ]
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www.independent.co.uk
5 months ago
UK news

Pakistan hits back at criticism of election conduct and insists cellphone curbs were necessary

Pakistan defends conduct of parliamentary elections
US and EU criticize lack of level playing field [ more ]
#elections
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
EU data protection

Serious concerns': World reacts to Pakistan polls as vote count continues

Several countries have called for authorities to investigate reported irregularities in Pakistan's election.
The United States and the United Kingdom have expressed concerns over the fairness and inclusivity of the elections. [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
London politics

Deadly twin blasts target Pakistani candidate offices on election eve

Two explosions near electoral candidates' offices in Pakistan's Balochistan province killed 26 people and wounded dozens on the eve of the general election.
Authorities are boosting security at polling booths but it remains unclear who was behind the attacks. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
EU data protection

Serious concerns': World reacts to Pakistan polls as vote count continues

Several countries have called for authorities to investigate reported irregularities in Pakistan's election.
The United States and the United Kingdom have expressed concerns over the fairness and inclusivity of the elections. [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
London politics

Deadly twin blasts target Pakistani candidate offices on election eve

Two explosions near electoral candidates' offices in Pakistan's Balochistan province killed 26 people and wounded dozens on the eve of the general election.
Authorities are boosting security at polling booths but it remains unclear who was behind the attacks. [ more ]
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5 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Adoption In Pakistan Continues To Rise Without Regulatory Clarity

Pakistan is an emerging market with a large population living below the poverty line.
Bitcoin interest is growing in Pakistan, but there is confusion and fear regarding its legality. [ more ]
#iran
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
World news

Iran and Pakistan rebuilding diplomatic ties following tit-for-tat strikes

Iran and Pakistan have announced that they will resume diplomatic relations after recently swapping air strikes.
The mutual strikes targeted what both sides called terrorist groups in the regions around their mutual border. [ more ]
www.dw.com
5 months ago
World news

Pakistan and Iran say they do not want escalation DW 01/21/2024

Pakistan and Iran engaged in a military exchange after Iran targeted militants on Pakistani territory.
Iran conducted attacks on Pakistani territory, as well as targets in Syria and Iraq. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
World news

Low-trust' ties: What's next for Pakistan, Iran after tit-for-tat attacks?

Pakistan and Iran have agreed to de-escalate tensions after military strikes on each other's territory.
The lack of trust between the two neighbors will continue to impact their relations. [ more ]
www.npr.org
5 months ago
World news

Iran's regional flashpoints are increasing. Here's what to know

Pakistan launched an attack on a Balochistan separatist group inside Iran, just days after Iran attacked a separatist group in Pakistan.
The attacks highlight the presence of militants, separatists, and smugglers in the Balochistan region, which spans Pakistan, Iran, and Afghanistan.
Iran has been involved in a variety of flashpoints across the Middle East, including Gaza and Iraq's Kurdish region. [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
France news

Pakistan holds emergency security meeting after trading strikes with Iran

Pakistan's Prime Minister will hold an emergency security meeting with military and intelligence chiefs after trading air strikes with Iran.
The actions in the Baluchistan border region have further increased regional tensions.
The United Nations, United States, and China have called for restraint and offered to mediate between the two countries. [ more ]
www.npr.org
5 months ago
US news

Up First briefing: Pakistan attacks Iran; Maine court holds Trump ballot decision

Pakistan launched airstrikes on Iran, killing at least nine people.
The conflict between Pakistan and Iran is playing out in Balochistan, an area straddling both countries where separatists, militants, and smugglers are active. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
World news

Iran and Pakistan rebuilding diplomatic ties following tit-for-tat strikes

Iran and Pakistan have announced that they will resume diplomatic relations after recently swapping air strikes.
The mutual strikes targeted what both sides called terrorist groups in the regions around their mutual border. [ more ]
www.dw.com
5 months ago
World news

Pakistan and Iran say they do not want escalation DW 01/21/2024

Pakistan and Iran engaged in a military exchange after Iran targeted militants on Pakistani territory.
Iran conducted attacks on Pakistani territory, as well as targets in Syria and Iraq. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
5 months ago
World news

Low-trust' ties: What's next for Pakistan, Iran after tit-for-tat attacks?

Pakistan and Iran have agreed to de-escalate tensions after military strikes on each other's territory.
The lack of trust between the two neighbors will continue to impact their relations. [ more ]
www.npr.org
5 months ago
World news

Iran's regional flashpoints are increasing. Here's what to know

Pakistan launched an attack on a Balochistan separatist group inside Iran, just days after Iran attacked a separatist group in Pakistan.
The attacks highlight the presence of militants, separatists, and smugglers in the Balochistan region, which spans Pakistan, Iran, and Afghanistan.
Iran has been involved in a variety of flashpoints across the Middle East, including Gaza and Iraq's Kurdish region. [ more ]
www.france24.com
5 months ago
France news

Pakistan holds emergency security meeting after trading strikes with Iran

Pakistan's Prime Minister will hold an emergency security meeting with military and intelligence chiefs after trading air strikes with Iran.
The actions in the Baluchistan border region have further increased regional tensions.
The United Nations, United States, and China have called for restraint and offered to mediate between the two countries. [ more ]
www.npr.org
5 months ago
US news

Up First briefing: Pakistan attacks Iran; Maine court holds Trump ballot decision

Pakistan launched airstrikes on Iran, killing at least nine people.
The conflict between Pakistan and Iran is playing out in Balochistan, an area straddling both countries where separatists, militants, and smugglers are active. [ more ]
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