Lebanon FM to skip Arab League summit on Iran: ministry source

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Lebanon FM to skip Arab League summit on Iran: ministry source

Lebanon's foreign minister will not attend an extraordinary Arab League meeting on Sunday called by Saudi Arabia to discuss "violations" committed by Iran, a ministry source told AFP.

Arab foreign ministers will gather in Cairo on Sunday at the request of Riyadh, whose simmering regional rivalry with Tehran has escalated in recent weeks.

But

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Panel On New Coastal Force Wants Coast Guard To Be Strengthened

Panel On New Coastal Force Wants Coast Guard To Be Strengthened

New Delhi: A panel comprising the top internal security brass of the country has favoured the strengthening of the Coast Guard for a better safeguarding of the country's maritime boundaries, rather than raising a new coastal security force.

The proposal to raise a new Coastal Border Police Force (CBPF), on the lines of the Central Armed Police

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China May Seek India's Help On CPEC At RIC Meet

China May Seek India's Help On CPEC At RIC Meet

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi

Beijing is once again expected to ask New Delhi to shed its opposition to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) when Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi visits India for the Russia-India-China (RIC) trilateral meeting on 11 December.

Diplomatic sources here acknowledged that it would be difficult for China to

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Eddie Jones hits out at Australia for trying to influence the referee

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• England head coach responds to bullying claims before Twickenham clash
• ‘Obviously Australia like the media more than the referee,’ says Jones

Eddie Jones has hit out at Australia for trying to influence the referee, Ben O’Keeffe, through the media in the build-up to Saturday’s Test at Twickenham.

Jones was responding to claims by the Australia

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Development projects need of hour after restoration of peace in Karachi: Zubair

Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair has said that after the restoration of peace in Karachi development projects are the need of hour for the city. This he said while chairing a meeting to review projects under the Karachi Development Package in Karachi on Friday. The Governor said to ensure transparency in the projects under the Karachi development ...
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