WASHINGTON: In his first call as president with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump denounced a treaty that caps US and Russian deployment of nuclear warheads as a bad deal for the United States, according to two US officials and one former US official with knowledge of the call. When Putin raised the possibility of extending the 2010 treaty, known as New START, Trump paused to ask his aides in an aside what the treaty was, these sources said. Trump then told Putin the treaty was one of several bad deals…
ISLAMABAD: While taking notice of immolation of a girl, Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani on Thursday strongly denounced the recurring of such incidents in Pakistan.
ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office of Pakistan on Sunday denounced the US drone strike, suspected to have killed the Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour, as a violation of its air space and said Pakistani leadership was informed this on late Saturday after the drone strike was carried out.
DAMASCUS: Syrians voted in a parliamentary election in government-held areas of the country on Wednesday in what they called a show of support for President Bashar al-Assad, while his opponents and Western powers denounced the poll as illegitimate.