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Feb 24, 2017
'Lasted eight days' in Donald Trump administration, writes former White House staffer Rumana AhmedAfter Edward Price, a CIA analyst wrote an op-ed in The Washington Post, citing President Donald Trump's "disturbing" approach to security intelligence made him quit a career he chose 11 years ago, Rumana Ahmed, former White House and the National Security Council (NSC) staffer, wrote in The Atlantic how she couldn't last more than eight days in the Trump administration.
Feb 24, 2017
UN Security Council likely to vote next week on Syria sanctions on use of chemical weaponsThe UN Security Council is likely to vote next week on a draft resolution that would slap sanctions on Syria over the use of chemical weapons, but Russia is almost certain to veto the measure, diplomats said Thursday.
Feb 22, 2017
JuD chief Hafiz Saeed, 4 others challenge their house arrest in Lahore High CourtJamaat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed and four others on Tuesday challenged their house arrest in the Lahore High Court. LHC Justice Sardar Muhammad Shamim Khan will hear their petition.
Feb 21, 2017
Pakistan cancels licenses of weapons issued to 'terrorist' Hafiz Saeed and his aidesPakistan has cancelled the licenses of 44 weapons issued to JuD chief Hafiz Saeed and other members of his organisations, citing security reasons.
Feb 14, 2017
UNSC condemns North Korea missile launch; may 'take further measures' against PyongyangThe UN Security Council has unanimously condemned North Korea's latest ballistic missile launch and threatened to "take further significant measures" against Pyongyang.
Feb 13, 2017
US, Japan, South Korea request UN Security Council meeting to discuss North Korea's missile launchThe United States, Japan and South Korea on Sunday requested an urgent UN Security Council meeting to discuss North Korea's missile launch, Pyongyang's first test since US President Donald Trump took office.
Feb 04, 2017
US envoy targeting UN peacekeeping for reform, diplomats sayUnited Nations: Nikki Haley, in her first week as US ambassador, has made reform of the United Nations' far-flung peacekeeping operations a top priority, diplomats said. The missions cost nearly USD 8 billion a year and Haley said in her Senate confirmation hearing last month that she wants to look at all 16 to see which are succeeding in maintaining peace and which aren't.
Jan 31, 2017
Hafiz Saeed's house arrest: 'Credible crack down' required to prove Pakistan's sincerity, says MEAAmid pressure on Pakistan from the Donald Trump administration, Mumbai attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JUD) chief Hafiz Saeed and four others were put under detention in Lahore on Monday night
Jan 15, 2017
Despite China's blockade, France backs India's efforts to declare Masood Azhar as international terroristIndia had submitted in February last year a proposal to the 15-member 1267 Sanctions Committee of the UN Security Council to list Azhar as an international terrorist for masterminding the attack on Pathankot Air base.
Jan 11, 2017
'Frozen' UNSC that represents small minority: Syed Akbaruddin at Council debateCriticising a "frozen" UN Security Council that represents a small minority of the world's population, India said only an "updated" and not "outdated" global institution can be effective in addressing the current challenges of conflict prevention and sustaining peace.