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Russia, Turkey reach ‘historic’ deal on Syria border SOCHI: Russia and Turkey agreed on Tuesday to ensure Kurdish forces withdraw from areas close to Syria´s border with Turkey and to launch joint patrols, in a deal hailed as “historic” by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. After marathon talks in Russia´s southern city of Sochi, Erdogan and […]

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Media reports on PM Imran’s Russia visit ‘speculative’: FO Listen ISLAMABAD: Terming as ‘speculative’, the Foreign Office on Tuesday dismissed reports appearing in the media about Prime Minister Imran Khan’s participation in Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) in Russia. Foreign Office Spokesman Mohammed Faisal said Pakistan and Russia remained in contact about engagement at the highest […]

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Putin wants good ties with Pakistan ISLAMABAD: Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed his desire to have good relations with Pakistan during a meeting with Prime Minister Imran Khan on the sidelines of the recent SCO summit in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. President Vladimir Putin and PM Imran Khan were also seen seated close to each other during […]

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PM Imran to meet Russian President Putin at SCO summit ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin at 19th Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) which turned out to be a major success for Pakistan on the diplomatic front.  According to a private television channel report, PM Imran Khan and Russian President Vladimir […]

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Pakistan, Russia sign Joint Statement on ‘No First Placement of Weapons in Outer Space’ Pakistan and Russia signed a Joint Statement on ‘No First Placement of Weapons in Outer Space’ on 22 May 2019 in Bishkek. The Joint Statement was signed by Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. Outer space is […]

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