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Pompeo meets Qureshi amid Iran crisis

Washington/Islamabad |Saturday, 2020 12:15:05 PM IST

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi in the US capital and discussed a range of issues, including Iran and Afghanistan, according to a statement r

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US troops were hurt in Iran missile attack

Baghdad |Friday, 2020 4:15:05 PM IST

Several US troops were injured in the January 8 Iranian missile attack on of the two American bases in Iraq, despite the Pentagon initially saying that no service member was hurt, it was reported on F

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'Iran ready to handover Ukrainian passengers' remains'

Tehran |Friday, 2020 4:45:05 PM IST

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that Tehran was ready to handover the remains of the Ukrainian passengers who were killed in the January 8 downing of an airliner.

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'11 US troops were hurt in Iran missile attack' (Ld)

Baghdad/Washington |Friday, 2020 5:15:05 PM IST

Eleven US troops were injured in the January 8 Iranian missile attack on of the two American bases in Iraq, despite the Pentagon initially saying that no service member was hurt, it was reported on Fr

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'Saudi-Iran military conflict would be disastrous for Pak'

Islamabad |Friday, 2020 7:15:05 PM IST

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that a military conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran would be "disastrous" for Islamabad and it was for this reason that his government is making efforts

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US sanctions made Iran stronger, says Rouhani

Tehran |Thursday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said here on Thursday that the US sanctions against Tehran have made the Islamic Republic even "stronger".

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French nationals urged to avoid travelling to Iran, Iraq

Paris |Thursday, 2020 8:15:05 AM IST

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Wednesday called on all citizens who plan to fly to Iraq and Iran to postpone their travels due to high risk of violence and instability in the region.

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'European nations succumbing to US threats on Iran n-pact'

Tehran |Thursday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday said that three European nations were succumbing to tariff threats from the US in raising a dispute mechanism in a landmark multilateral agree

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Iran judiciary says will sue US for Soleimani's assassination

Tehran |Wednesday, 2020 9:15:05 PM IST

Iran's Judiciary spokesman said that Iran will sue the US President Donald Trump and the US military for the assassination of Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani.

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Pakistan FM visiting Washington for 'US-Iran diplomacy': Sources

United Nations |Wednesday, 2020 6:45:05 AM IST

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi is coming to the US on Wednesday for his "US-Iran diplomatic efforts," according to sources here.

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Not interested in negotiating with US: Iran Minister

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 9:45:05 PM IST

Iran Foreign Minister Javed Zarif on Wednesday said that though Tehran was interested in diplomacy, it wasnt keen on negotiating with the US.

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Iran arrests person who filmed plane downing video

Tehran |Wednesday, 2020 1:15:05 PM IST

Iran said it has arrested the person who filmed the footage showing a Ukrainian passenger plane being shot down by a missile.

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