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Jun 04, 2017
Pakistan media urges Islamabad to exit Saudi-led military alliance, says hasty decision will harm interestsThe Dawn said in an editorial that Pakistan's decision to participate in the Islamic Military Alliance or IMA and to allow former Army chief General Raheel Sharif to accept a Saudi offer to militarily head it "appear to have been taken in haste".
May 29, 2017
Pakistan rethinking Saudi-led 41-nation military alliance; wants to avoid straining Iran relationshipPakistan is taking a relook at its position on the Saudi-backed 41-nation Islamic military alliance to be led by its former army chief Gen Raheel Sharif to avoid further straining its relationship with neighbouring Iran, according to a media report on Monday.
Apr 10, 2017
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif bars his partymen from commenting on Gen Raheel SharifSharif's directions to leaders of his party came days after Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair called Gen Sharif "just another general" and said he should not be made "larger than life".
Dec 12, 2016
New ISI chief Naveed Mukhtar an intelligence veteran, headed counterterrorism wing in IslamabadLt Gen Naveed Mukhtar has been appointed chief of Pakistan's powerful spy agency ISI as part of the first major reshuffle in the military's top brass after new army chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa took over the reins last month.
Nov 22, 2016
Pakistan SC moved to confer title of field marshal to Gen Raheel SharifPakistan Supreme Court has been asked to order conferring the title of field marshal on Gen Raheel Sharif for rendering services to protect national security.
Oct 05, 2016
Surgical strikes: Why India did not release video evidence of cross-border operationThe surgical strikes had not only broken the myth of Pakistan Army's larger-than-life image to smithereens but also exposed gaping chinks in Pakistan’s armour.
Jul 22, 2016
Kashmir unrest: Pakistan to approach UN Human Rights CouncilUpping the ante, Pakistan on Friday decided to approach the UN Human Rights Council over the Kashmir situation and request it to send a fact-finding mission there as Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired a high-level meeting which was dominated by the Kashmir issue.
Jun 01, 2016
Drone strikes on Pakistan 'must stop': Pak army chief's stern message to USUS drone strikes in Pakistan "must stop", Pakistan's powerful army chief General Raheel Sharif said on Wednesday.
Jan 11, 2016
Can Pakistan turn off terror tap with Saudi Arabia breathing down its neck?Pakistan has used the jihadis on both its western border with Afghanistan and on the eastern front against India for decades. But the jihadis have morphed into monsters devouring Pakistan internally too.
Dec 08, 2015
Ahead of Sushma Swaraj's visit, Nawaz Sharif meets top Pak officials; discusses Bangkok talksPakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday chaired a high-level meeting of top security and civil officials ahead of holding talks with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on the sidelines of a regional conference in Islamabad.