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Pine nut union formed amid ongoing challenges

Pine nut union formed amid ongoing challenges

14 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries says that Afghan pine nut is packed under the name of Pakistan and are being exported to foreign countries. Although we export about 25-30 thousand tons of pine nut annually, Afghanistan pine nut are being packaged in Pakistan and then under the name of Pakistan will …

13 people arrested and prosecuted for drug trafficking

13 people arrested and prosecuted for drug trafficking

13 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: Judicial and justice center of counter-narcotics announced that over the past one week, 13 suspected drug offenders have been arrested throughout the country.  “In the past seven days 13 suspect has been arrested in drug trafficking crimes from different provinces by the police and security agencies and are transferred to justice and …

Mattis: Afghanistan crisis requires political solution

Mattis: Afghanistan crisis requires political solution

13 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: James Mattis US Secretary of Defense in his visit to Kabul says, Afghanistan crisis requires political solution. US Secretary of Defense arrived in Kabul where security concerns were so high and would be meeting with President Ashraf Ghani and top US commanders.  “We do look toward a victory in Afghanistan,” he said, …

Iran invites Pakistan to participate in Chabahar project

Iran invites Pakistan to participate in Chabahar project

13 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: Iran’s Foreign Minister Javad Zarif on Monday invited Pakistan to take part in the Chabahar Port project. According to Dawn News this came as Zarif sought to ease concerns of Pakistan over India’s involvement in the port. According to Dawn News this came as Zarif sought to ease concerns of Pakistan over …

Nikki Haley: US has prepared a new resolution draft for Syria

Nikki Haley: US has prepared a new resolution draft for Syria

13 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley warned on Monday that Washington remains prepared to act if the U.N. Security Council fails to act on Syria, as the Syrian army’s onslaught in eastern Ghouta continued unabated. “We have presented a draft of a new and enforceable resolution in the East and …

No eye on Soil of any other country says Erdogan

No eye on Soil of any other country says Erdogan

13 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan says that Ankara has no eye on the soil of any other country. Erdogan in his speeches in Sakarya city said that the aim of Olive branch operation in North of Syria was just cleansing of the region from the existence of terrorist groups and Ankara has …

Taliban likely to miss Afghan peace meeting in Tashkent

Taliban likely to miss Afghan peace meeting in Tashkent

13 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: The Taliban is likely to miss an Afghan peace conference which is will be held in Tashkent. Representatives of the group have made no application to attend the March 26-27 meeting in the Uzbek capital Tashkent, suggesting they will not attend, a ministry statement said, according to Reuters. The Afghan peace conference which …

Us Secretary of Defense James Mattis arrive in Kabul

Us Secretary of Defense James Mattis arrive in Kabul

13 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: James Mattis, the US Secretary of Defense today (13th March) entered Kabul. The US Secretary of Defense in his unofficial visit to Kabul said that the US welcomes Taliban’s interest in peace talks for ending the war in Afghanistan. Mattis before entering to Kabul said to journalists that the Taliban’s interest in …

Members of the parliament criticized the firing in the national council’s area

Members of the parliament criticized the firing in the national council’s area

13 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: A number of parliament members criticized firing in national council ground and called for the dismissal of the council’s directorate. If representative’s guards enter the council with light and heavy weapons, it will be difficult for security forces to prevent entering of armed men. The firing had begun in the ground of …

MOI: Afghan Security forces have retaken control of Farah province

MOI: Afghan Security forces have retaken control of Farah province

13 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: Afghan Ministry of Interior (MoI) said that security forces have retaken control of parts of Anar Dara district in Farah province that fell to the Taliban on Monday morning. This comes after a major air and ground operation was launched by reinforcements, Nasrat Rahimi, deputy spokesman of MOI told Yash News agency …

Syrian Observatory: war has killed more than half a million people in Syria

Syrian Observatory: war has killed more than half a million people in Syria

13 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, said on Monday about half a million people had been killed in the Syrian war since it began seven years ago. The Observatory, which tracks death tolls using a network of contacts inside Syria, according to Reuters report. About 85 percent of the dead were civilians …

Turkish jets destroy 18 PKK targets in northern Iraq

Turkish jets destroy 18 PKK targets in northern Iraq

11 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: Turkish jets have destroyed at least 18 PKK terror group targets in northern Iraq. The airstrikes were carried out on Saturday and Sunday in the Hakurk, Zap, Metina, Gara, and Avasin-Basyan regions of northern Iraq, according to Reuters report. Airstrikes on PKK targets in northern Iraq, where the terror group has its …

Shoe threw at Nawaz Sharif at Jamia Naeemia Lahore

Shoe threw at Nawaz Sharif at Jamia Naeemia Lahore

11 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: An audience member hurled a show at former prime minister Nawaz Sharif during an event on Sunday.  Sharif, who had arrived at Jamia Naeemia to address a ceremony marking the death anniversary of Mufti Mohammad Hussain Naeemi, had a shoe thrown at him by a man in the audience as soon as …

Trump says North Korea talks could result in the ‘greatest deal’

Trump says North Korea talks could result in the ‘greatest deal’

11 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday his planned meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un could result in “the greatest deal for the world” to ease nuclear tensions between the two countries. Trump at a campaign in western Pennsylvania said he believes North Korea wants to make peace and that, …

Turkey, US agreed on stabilization of Manbij 

Turkey, US agreed on stabilization of Manbij 

11 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: Turkey and the US had agreed on a solution for the city of Manbij, which is held by the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces, Turkey’s Foreign Minister announced. Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu revealed in an interview with the German Die Zeit newspaper said, he hopes that the US will stop its support …

Around 15 security force members are killed in Taliban attack in Farah

Around 15 security force members are killed in Taliban attack in Farah

11 Mar 2018 Yash News Yash News

Yash News Agency: Around 15 security force members, were killed on Friday night in Bala Blok district in Farah province, the local officials said. Head of Farah provincial council Farid Bakhtawar said to Yash News Agency: “Eight Special Forces and a number of commando forces are also killed in this attack.” But Dawlat Waziri, spokesman …