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Head of Tunisian Govt. greets Imran Khan on becoming Prime Minister of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, SEPT 18 (DNA) – Youssef Chahed, Head of the Government of Tunisia has greeted Imran Khan on the occasion of his election as New Prime Minister of Pakistan.He said this in a message that i am pleased to express my best wishes to you on my own behalf and on that of the Tunisian Government.

Pakistan fully supports Pope’s vision of interfaith dialogues: Zubaida Jalal

By Ansar Mahmood Bhatti

ISLAMABAD, SEPT 18 (DNA) – Federal Minister for Defence Production Zubaida Jalal has said Pakistan greatly values its relations with the Holy See since the establishment of its diplomatic relations.Pakistan fully supports the vision of the Pope on the necessity of the interfaith dialogue including those dialogues between Islam and Christianity to pave trust between the two religions.

Chinese General appreciates security being provided to CPEC by Pakistan Army

BEIJING, (DNA) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) visited Headquarters of People’s Liberation Army (PLA) and met PLA Chief Gen Han Weiguo.Both commanders discussed regional security environment, security of CPEC and bilateral security cooperation.PLA Chief appreciated and acknowledged high professional standing of Pak Army displayed while combating terrorism.

Azerbaijan not to allow Armenia to constantly keep situation in its present form: MFA

BAKU, (DNA) – The Armenian leadership must finally understand the reality that Azerbaijan will never allow to constantly keep the situation in its current form, the spokesman of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry Hikmat Hajiyev told.

Polls open in Syrian local elections: state media

DAMASCUS, (DNA) – Voting began across government-controlled parts of Syria on Sunday for the war-ravaged country’s first local elections since 2011.Polling booths opened at 7:00 am (0400 GMT) and are expected to stay open for 12 hours.”Voting centres opened for citizens to cast their ballots to elect their representatives in the local administrative councils,” .

U.S. weighs sanctions against Chinese officials over Muslim detention camps

WASHINGTON, (DNA) – The Trump administration is considering sanctions against Chinese senior officials and companies to punish Beijing’s detention of hundreds of thousands of ethnic Uighurs and other minority Muslims in large internment camps, according to current and former American officials.

30,000 flee in Syria as UN fears century’s ‘worst’ crisis

KHAN SHAYKHUN, (DNA) – Violence in northwest Syria has displaced more than 30,000 people this month alone, the United Nations said Monday, warning that a looming assault could create the century’s “worst humanitarian catastrophe”.