Saudi Mercenaries Steal Aid as Yemen Starves: ReportThousands of families leaving in Yemen’s Taiz are not getting food aid intended for them, because armed units allied with the Saudi-led and American-backed military coalition steal them, The Associated Press reported on Monday.
US’s Pompeo Presses Saudis to Hold Accountable Khashoggi MurderersUS Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday he has urged Saudi Arabia’s king and crown prince to hold accountable "every single person responsible" for the murder of dissent Saudi Journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was killed inside the kingdom’s consulates in Turkey.
Brazil’s Bolsonaro Modern-Day Hitler: MaduroVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro called his Brazilian counterpart Jair Bolsonaro “a Hitler of the modern era,” after the right-wing leader refused to recognize his presidency and openly backed the Venezuelan opposition.
Chinese Investment in US Dropped 83 Percent in 2018Chinese investments in the US fell by 83 percent last year as a result of tightened US scrutiny of foreign takeover deals and Beijing’s restrictions on outbound investments, Data from law firm Baker & McKenzie showed.
Bahraini People Hold Protests amid US FM VisitBahraini people have held anti-regime protests, expressing anger at crackdown on pro-democracy activists. The protests coincided with US Secretary of State Mike Pompe’s visit to the the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom as part of his tour of the West Asia aimed and North Africa at coordinating an ‘anti-Iran campaign’.
China and India have had a rocky relationship for years and are continuing to find areas of dispute. However, the two countries have managed to end the year on an amicable high-note, proving that rival nations can cooperate.
Under the leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan Pakistan has stood up to the United States from its position as a sovereign nation, and is demonstrating a clean break from the past, according to Adam Garrie, an independent political analyst and writer based in London.
Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan lashed out at US President Donald Trump, saying America, instead of making Pakistan a "scapegoat" for its failures in Afghanistan, should find out why the Taliban has emerged "stronger than ever before".
Five of the 12 Iranian forces, who were kidnapped last month by Pakistan-based terrorists, have been freed, Major General Ali Jafari, the chief commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC), said Thursday.
Pakistani foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi met on Saturday with visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Islamabad, where they agreed to strengthen the strategic cooperation partnership between the two countries.
Pakistan foreign minister has rejected as "contrary to facts" US State Department’s account of a phone call between Pakistan’s new Prime Minister Imran Khan and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, denying that there was any discussion on militants operating in Pakistan.