TEHRAN: Iran showed off missiles, warplanes, tanks and marching troops on Wednesday in a display of military strength in the face of growing regional tensions.
JERUSALEM: A Palestinian stabbed an Israeli soldier Saturday in the flashpoint West Bank city of Hebron before he was shot dead, the army said, in the fourth attack on Israelis in less than 24 hours.
LAHORE: Pakistani authorities on Friday said they had arrested four Islamic State militants plotting attacks in the city of Lahore, just weeks after the military declared it had halted the Middle East-based movement’s expansion into the country.
DAMASCUS: The Syrian army said a seven-day “calm” would be applied across Syria starting at 7 p.m. (1700 British time) on Monday, confirming its acceptance of a ceasefire agreement brokered by the United States and Russia.
The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) released a short film ‘Gumnam’ on Defence Day.
KARACHI: Pakistan High Commission London organised a ceremony to commemorate Defence Day on Septemeber 6, Tuesday.
BRATISLAVA: The EU is not going to get an army of its own in the near future but in the meantime it should play a greater security role, EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini said Friday.
RAWALPINDI: The Pakistan Army team has won the international sniping competition in Beijing, China.
RAWALPINDI: At least six terrorists were killed when Pakistan Army launched ground and aerial strikes in Khyber Agency.
ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, while addressing the National Assembly, said that the civil-military understanding was the main reason for the improved situation in the country.