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Indian occupied forces martyr five innocent Kashmiris

SRINAGAR (DNA) – Indian forces in occupied Kashmir, have on Friday in their fresh acts of state terrorism have martyred five youth in Bandipora district.Two of the martyred were killed yesterday while three today in Sumlar area of the district during a cordon and search operation.The bodies of all five militants killed in the gunfight had been retrieved, while the identity of the martyred youth is yet to be established.

More than 100 die in Lake Victoria ferry disaster

DODOMA, (DNA) – The death toll in a ferry capsize in Lake Victoria climbed to more than 100 on Friday, as Tanzanian rescue workers pressed on with searches to find scores of more people feared drowned.The MV Nyerere may have been carrying as many as 200 passengers — double the ferry’s capacity — when it capsized close to the pier on Ukara Island on Thursday, according to reports on state media.

China warns US to withdraw sanctions on military

BEIJING, (DNA) – : Beijing called on the United States on Friday to withdraw sanctions it imposed on a Chinese military organisation for buying Russian weapons or “bear the consequences”.“The Chinese side expresses strong indignation over the above-mentioned unreasonable practices of the US side,” foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang told a regular press briefing.

China’s ‘reservations’ on Saudi Arabia’s joining of CPEC By Ansar Mahmood Bhatti

CPEC SITUATIONER / BY Ansar Mahmood Bhatti

ISLAMABAD (DNA)- Saudi Arabia has decided to be part of CPEC and is ready to make huge investments. According to reports Saudi Arabia will built an oil reservoir in Gwadar apart from making investments in various other projects.China on the contrary has announced that it will welcome Saudi Arabia in the CPEC however some Chinese experts, requesting anonymity, say the idea of including a third country into a project which according to the experts was purely a Chinese initiative, may not be bought in China.

Japan’s PM Abe wins party leadership vote

TOKYO, (DNA) – Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won a ruling party leadership vote on Thursday, setting him on track to become Japan’s longest-serving premier and try to cement his legacy, including by revising the pacifist constitution.Abe, who surged back to power in 2012 promising to reboot the economy and strengthen defense, defeated former defense minister Shigeru Ishiba in the election for Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) chief, winning 553 votes to Ishiba’s 254. Of the 810 votes up for grabs, 807 were valid.

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.