Monthly Archives: December 2016

PPF urges Bahrain to end prosecution of rights’ activist

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) has written a letter to His HM Shaikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of the Kingdom of Bahrain to express its concern over the continued persecution of human rights and free …

Russia Seeks International Support for Resolution on Syrian ceasefire Deal

Moscow, Russia has submitted a draft resolution aimed at supporting the nationwide ceasefire in Syria to the UN Security Council, Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin said, expressing his hope that the UNSC will …

S. Korea Reports Suspected Case of Avian Influenza in Cats

Seoul, South Korean authorities said Friday that they are examining whether two cats found dead earlier this week were infected with a recently discovered virulent strain of avian influenza.

The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and …

British Premier Slams Kerry’s Middle East Speech

London, British Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday criticized US Secretary of State John Kerry’s speech on peace in the Middle East as an attack on the Israeli government.

Although Kerry’s speech was in line …

Jordan Premier, Turkish Counterpart Discuss Deal on Ceasefire in Syria

Amman, Jordan’s Prime Minister Hani Al Mulki today received a telephone call from his Turkish counterpart Binali Yildirim, during which they discussed the recent Russian-Turkish deal on ceasefire in Syria.

Jordanian government said in a …