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Afghanistan troop pullout a ‘mistake’, says former US president George Bush

WASHINGTON: Former United States president George W. Bush on Wednesday criticised the withdrawal of NATO troops from Afghanistan and said civilians were being left to be “slaughtered” by the Taliban. “I’m afraid Afghan women and girls are going to suffer

Merkel declines to attend in-person G7 summit hosted by Trump

BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel has declined to attend an in-person summit of G7 leaders that US President Donald Trump has suggested hosting despite concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. Leaders from the Group of Seven, which the United States heads

PM discusses COVID-19 crisis with German Chancellor

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday held a telephonic conversation with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and discussed a range of issues after his ‘Global Initiative on Debt Relief’ initiative. The prime minister emphasised that Covid-19 pandemic has unfolded in

Angela Merkel invites PM Khan to visit Germany at Davos

DAVOS: Prime Minister Imran Khan held an informal meeting on Thursday at the sidelines of the World Economic Forum 2020 with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Davos, Switzerland. During the informal meeting, Angela Merkel invited Imran Khan to visit Germany.

PM Imran meets German Chancellor on sidelines of WEF

DAVOS: Prime Minister Imran Khan meets German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the sidelines of World Economic Forum (WEF) 2020. During the informal meeting, the German Chancellor invited PM Imran to visit Germany. PM Imran accepted the invitation. Earlier today, while

European leaders urge Iran not to withdraw nuclear deal

BERLIN: Germany, France, and Britain’s leaders on Monday have advised Iran to abandon steps against the 2015 nuclear deal after Tehran declared that it would no longer stick to an enrichment limit. In a joint statement released on Monday, German

Germany marks 30 years since Berlin Wall fell

BERLIN: Germany marks 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall that ushered in the end of communism and national reunification, as the Western alliance that helped secure those achievements is riddled with divisions. Two days before the date

EU tells British PM to stop playing Brexit blame game

LONDON: The European Union accused Britain of playing a “stupid blame game” over Brexit on Tuesday after a Downing Street source said a deal was essentially impossible because German Chancellor Angela Merkel had made unacceptable demands. With just 23 days