Afghan Delegation, Pakistan to Attend Peace Talks in Russia

ISLAMABAD (Nov 5, 2018): An Afghan delegation will attend international talks on the 17-year war-torn country in Russia this month, reports AFP citing officials. The development comes as US Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia, Ambassador Alice Wells visits Islamabad tomorrow (November 6). She will hold meeting with senior officials […]

US Diplomat On Islamabad Visit; Russia Announces Afghan Peace Talks On Nov 9 in Moscow

ISLAMABAD, Nov 5, 2018: US Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia, Ambassador Alice Wells will visit Islamabad on November 6. She will hold meeting with senior officials at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), said spokesperson Dr. Mohammad Faisal on the social media. The aim would be to follow up […]

Iranian Tankers Go Dark to Keep Selling Oil

NEW YORK; Nov 4, 2018: In late October, every single one of Iran’s vessels “went dark”, switching off their transponders to avoid international tracking systems — a first since TankerTrackers.com began operating in 2016. The ships can now only be tracked manually using satellite imagery. “It’s the first time I’ve seen a blanket black-out. It’s […]