: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Pakistan

After defeat at home, Britain’s May urges EU leaders to move on with Brexit
Dec14

After defeat at home, Britain’s May urges EU leaders to move on with Brexit

PM Theresa May. Photo: Reuters LONDON/BRUSSELS: British Prime Minister Theresa May will urge European Union leaders to approve an agreement to move Brexit talks on to a second phase on Thursday, just hours after an embarrassing parliamentary defeat at home that weakens her hand.At the beginning of a dinner in Brussels, May will repeat her case...

After defeat at home, Britain’s May urges EU leaders to move on with Brexit
Dec14

After defeat at home, Britain’s May urges EU leaders to move on with Brexit

PM Theresa May. Photo: Reuters LONDON/BRUSSELS: British Prime Minister Theresa May will urge European Union leaders to approve an agreement to move Brexit talks on to a second phase on Thursday, just hours after an embarrassing parliamentary defeat at home that weakens her hand.At the beginning of a dinner in Brussels, May will repeat her case...

Russian mly pushes into foreign policy
Dec14

Russian mly pushes into foreign policy

MOSCOW: From Damascus to Doha, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu has been showing up in unexpected places, a sign of the military’s growing influence under Vladimir Putin.In the past few months, at times wearing his desert military uniform, Shoigu has held talks with Syria’s president in Damascus, met Israel’s prime...

NATO chief Stoltenberg wins extended term to late 2020
Dec13

NATO chief Stoltenberg wins extended term to late 2020

NATO on Tuesday reappointed Jens Stoltenberg as secretary general to serve until 2020, as the alliance undergoes its biggest revamp since the Cold War to counter the perceived threat posed by Russia. Photo: AFP file BRUSSELS: North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) on Tuesday reappointed Jens Stoltenberg as secretary general to serve until...

Ex-Georgian president on hunger strike
Dec10

Ex-Georgian president on hunger strike

KIEV: Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili has gone on hunger strike to protest his arrest in Ukraine on charges of trying to stage a coup sponsored by Russia, his lawyer and supporters said Saturday.Kiev police rearrested the foe of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Friday after an attempt to detain him earlier in the week...

Russia says it is fully committed to nuclear missile pact
Dec10

Russia says it is fully committed to nuclear missile pact

MOSCOW (Reuters): Russia said on Saturday it was fully committed to a Cold War-era pact with the United States banning intermediate-range cruise missiles, a day after Washington accused Moscow of violating the treaty. The US State Department said on Friday Washington was reviewing military options, including new intermediate-range cruise missile...

Russia says it is fully committed to nuclear missile pact
Dec09

Russia says it is fully committed to nuclear missile pact

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov looks on at the start of two days of closed-door nuclear talks at the United Nations offices in Geneva October 15, 2013. REUTERS/fileMOSCOW: Russia said on Saturday it was fully committed to a Cold War-era pact with the United States banning intermediate-range cruise missiles, a day after Washington...

Aqeel upbeat of winning doubles title
Dec08

Aqeel upbeat of winning doubles title

F.P. Report KARACHI: Pakistan’s top tennis player Aqeel Khan paired up with Shahzad Khan has qualified for the final of doubles event and is hopeful that the pair would clinch title of the ongoing Serena Hotels ITF Futures Tennis Tournament in Islamabad. Unseeded Aqeel and Shahzad defeated top seeded combination of David Perez Sanz of Spain...

Russia declares nine US media outlets ?foreign agents?
Dec06

Russia declares nine US media outlets ?foreign agents?

MOSCOW: Russia’s justice ministry on Tuesday named nine US media outlets including Voice of America as “foreign agents” after President Vladimir Putin signed a law allowing international media to be slapped with the controversial label. The ministry said that US-funded Voice of America and Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty and...

UN council to meet on North Korea rights abuses, nuclear program in December
Dec02

UN council to meet on North Korea rights abuses, nuclear program in December

United Nations Security Council ministers will meet on Dec. 15 to discuss North Korea’s nuclear and missiles programs and the body will also meet separately this month to discuss human rights abuses in the North Asian country, an annual meeting that its ally China has tried to prevent for the past three years. Japan’s UN Ambassador...

Pin It on Pinterest