At least nine people were killed and 50 injured in the Afghan province of Kandahar as a result of shelling of residential areas by the Pakistani military, according to TV channel Tolo News, citing Afghan defense Ministry.
According to authorities, the Pakistani military fired from artillery residential areas in the County Spin-Boldak on the Pakistan-Afghan border.
The US special envoy Zalmay Khalilzad will visit Afghanistan to discuss the Afghan settlement to which the parties "closer than ever", reported Saturday the state Department.
Khalilzad also will visit important to the Afghan settlement of Qatar and Pakistan and, in addition, will stop in Oslo and Sofia.
Pakistani police arrested in Karachi, six terrorists from the nationalist groups of Balochistan, police believe them to be involved in the attack on the stock exchange in June, according to newspaper Express Tribune.
In the attack of terrorists on the Pakistani stock exchange in late June, nine people were killed, including one police officer and four security guard exchange. All four terrorists were eliminated. Of involvement in the attack, said banned in Pakistan, a "Balochistan liberation Army". Later the Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan has accused India of involvement in the attack.
At least three people were killed and 19 injured in the collapse of repaired building in Pakistan, according to TV channel Geo News.
Earlier it was reported that the three-story building that housed the hall of the wedding ceremonies that are under construction collapsed on Friday in Mirpur area of Pakistani territory of Azad Kashmir. More than 50 people remained under the rubble, ten people managed to save.
The three-storey building that are under construction collapsed on Friday in Pakistan, ten people were injured, more than 50 remained under the rubble, according to TV channel Geo News.
The incident took place in the Mirpur area of Pakistani territory of Azad Kashmir, when the workers were renovating the three-story building that housed the hall of the wedding ceremony.
Ministry of internal Affairs of India has banned the use of social network Facebook in the subordinate police units, publication reports the Times of India, citing a letter from the Ministry.
Restrictions on the use of applications entered in the Central reserve police force, Indo-Tibetan border police force guarding the border, the main border organizations in India on the borders with Pakistan and Bangladesh, the Central armed police and National guard security Department for combating terrorism at the interior of the country.
The number of confirmed cases of infection COVID-19 in Pakistan have increased per day in 1979 and reached 253 604, according to the website of the Ministry of health of the country.
The number of deceased patients with COVID-19 in the country increased during the day 50 and reached 5320, only recovered more than 170 thousand people.
The visit of the head of the Higher Council for national reconciliation of Afghanistan Abdullah Abdullah to Pakistan to promote the Afghan settlement, said the official representative of the foreign Ministry of Russia Maria Zakharova.
"We know about the planned visit of the representative of the Supreme Council for national reconciliation Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to Pakistan. We hope that this trip will strengthen ties between Islamabad and Kabul, advancing the process of peaceful settlement in Afghanistan," she said.
The permanent representative of China to the UN Zhang Jun handed over the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres the instrument of accession of China to the International Treaty on arms trade (ATT), said the Chinese permanent mission to the organization.
The Treaty will enter into force for China 90 days after the instrument of accession.
French police found in the truck from Italy 11 migrants, reports on Monday, the portal francetvinfo.
Illegal passengers were found in the var Department in the South-East of France, in the Provence - Alpes - côte d'azur. It is noted that the migrants were men from Iraq, Pakistan and Afghanistan - not feeling well due to transportation conditions.
The Minister of health of Pakistan Zafar Mirza said on Monday that she was infected with coronavirus.
"I have tested positive for COVID-19. On the advice of a doctor, I isolated the house and took all precautions. I have mild symptoms," wrote Mirza on Twitter.
Foreign Minister of Pakistan Shah Mehmood Qureshi announced that he had contracted the coronavirus.
"Today I felt a slight fever and immediately started quarantine at home. Now I have tested positive for COVID-19. By the grace of Allah, I feel strong and energetic. I will continue to perform their duties from home. Please pray for me," wrote the Minister on Twitter.
India will not import power equipment from China and Pakistan, said Minister of energy of India, Raj Kumar Singh.
"India imported power equipment in the amount of 710 billion rupees (9.4 billion dollars), including (the import amount) of 210 billion rupees ($2.8 billion) from China ... This is something that we cannot afford when the country invaded our territory ... we are not going to borrow from China and Pakistan," said Singh at the conference, which was broadcast online.
Pakistani police eliminated all attacked the building of the stock exchange of terrorists, told television channel Geo News the inspector General of Karachi, Mushtaq Ahmed Mahar.
Earlier it was reported that four terrorists attacked the stock exchange building, exploding a grenade at the main entrance of the exchange and started shooting indiscriminately. Police reported the elimination of three terrorists, one hid in the stock exchange building.
Vietnam has temporarily suspended the flights of 27 Pakistani pilots working for Vietnam airlines, for in-depth validation of information contained in their diplomas, flight schools, on the background of the scandal with fake diplomas pilots in Pakistan, said in a Monday news portal VNExpress.
The newspaper also reports that the Vietnamese aviation authorities will check the certificates of all pilots working in the country and graduates from Pakistani flight schools, the report said.
Two people died and two were injured in the attack four gunmen, who stormed the building Monday in a Pakistani stock exchange and opened desultory fire, according to TV channel Geo News.
Police reported that eliminated three of the four attackers inside the building remains one terrorist. Before the storming of the building, the militants detonated a grenade at the main gate of the building.
The number of confirmed cases of infection COVID-19 in Pakistan increased during the day, and reached 4072 202 955, according to the website of the Ministry of health of the country.
The number of deceased patients with COVID-19 in the country increased during the day on 83 and reached 4118, only recovered more than 92 thousand people.
The US special envoy for Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad will visit Pakistan, Qatar and Uzbekistan, where he departed on 28 June to discuss the peace process in Afghanistan, said in a statement on Sunday the message of the state Department.
"In all three places special envoy Khalilzad will call for the support of all Afghans are of its remaining obligations ahead of an intra-Afghan talks, especially to reduce the level of violence and the timely release of prisoners", - the document says.
Pakistani opposition criticized Prime Minister Imran Khan, who said that the leader of a terrorist network "al-Qaeda"* (banned in Russia) Osama bin Laden died a Martyr's death, according to local newspaper Dawn.
On Thursday, the Prime Minister, speaking in Parliament, referred to the question of relations with the US and said that the Americans "came in Abbottabad and killed, subjected to the death of the Martyr Osama bin Laden".
"Pakistan international airlines" was removed from flight 150 pilots in connection with doubts about the authenticity of their flying licence, said the airline representative Abdullah Hafiz edition of Dawn.
He noted that a special Commission checks the license pilots in accordance with the international standards and domestic flights.
A preliminary investigation into the crash is "Pakistan international airlines" Airbus A320 at Karachi in may this year showed that the pilot of the plane and the airport Manager did not follow established procedures, said the Minister of aviation, Ghulam Sarwar Khan, introducing to the National Assembly of Pakistan a preliminary report on the crash.
The plane "Pakistan international airlines" Airbus A320, which contained 99 people, crashed in a residential area of the city Karachi on may 22 after tried twice to land at the airport. The disaster killed 97 aboard, two passengers survived. When the crash also injured people who lived in the houses that he fell from his injuries in hospital died one girl.
Russian hydrometeorological satellite "Electro-L" number 2 made the passage of the shadow of the annular solar Eclipse on the earth's surface, dynamic image published in the microblog of "Roscosmos" on Twitter.
As previously reported by the Moscow planetarium, annular solar Eclipse, when the Moon completely covers the Sun, were able to observe 21 June in the Central African Republic, Congo and Ethiopia, to the South of Pakistan and Northern India, and China. With Russia it was possible to see only a partial Eclipse, when the Moon covers the Sun completely.
American astronaut Christopher Cassidy photographed from the International space station, a shadow on the earth's surface from the annular solar Eclipse.
As previously reported by the Moscow planetarium, annular solar Eclipse, when the Moon completely covers the Sun, could watch Sunday in the Central African Republic, Congo and Ethiopia, to the South of Pakistan and Northern India, and China. With Russia it was possible to see only a partial Eclipse, when the Moon covers the Sun completely.
New Delhi and Beijing took military after the conflict in the Ladakh valley. There was the most serious in half a century clash: guards clashed hand to hand, beating each other with stones and sticks. The incident exacerbated already tense relations between two nuclear powers. As India and China teetering in the mountains between peace and war — versed RIA Novosti.
Indian army soldiers do not go on leave, the armed forces on the border with China are in high alert. A skirmish occurred on the evening of 15 June in the Himalayas, in the Ladakh valley.
Pakistani authorities accused India of unprovoked violation of the cease fire, killing four civilians.
"Troops of the Indian army started unprovoked violations of the ceasefire regime in sectors Social and Basar along the line of control, targeting civilian population. 4 innocent civilians, including a woman, were killed, 1 civilian injured", - said the official representative of army of Pakistan the General-major Babar Iftikhar the on Twitter.
The number of people infected with coronavirus in Pakistan to date has exceeded 155 thousand, said on Wednesday the head of the Department of public health National Institute of health of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan Muhammad Salman.
"Since February, recorded more than 155,000 cases of infection across the country and about three thousand deaths," said Salman at the online meeting of the heads of services of States-SCO members, is responsible for ensuring sanitary-epidemiological well-being.
Pakistani authorities released two detainees on the eve of the employees of the Indian Embassy, reports the Hindu newspaper.
The newspaper reports that they work with drivers in the Indian Embassy in Pakistan. It is noted that the injuries on their bodies show that they were beaten during detention in police custody.
Police in Islamabad arrested two Indian diplomats from the high Commission of India (Embassy) in Pakistan while trying to escape from the accident scene, according to Pakistani TV channel Geo TV.
As the channel reports with reference to eyewitnesses, who were speeding BMW tried to escape after about 8 am I brought down the pedestrian. It is noted that as a result of road accident the pedestrian suffered serious injuries and was hospitalized. The car was blocked by the crowds who passed were there two people in the hands of the police.
The number of nuclear weapons in the world is shrinking thanks to the efforts of Russia and the United States, however, possess such weapons, countries continue to modernize, follows from the data published in the Yearbook of the Stockholm international Institute for peace studies (SIPRI).
Experts of the Institute noted that in the early 2020 from nine countries - the US, Russia, UK, France, China, India, Pakistan, Israel and North Korea - was about 13.4 thousand nuclear warheads. It is less than the beginning of 2019, then the countries of the "nuclear club" was almost 13.9 thousand warheads.
Doctors Pakistan revealed during the day, a record 6.3 thousand new cases of infection with coronavirus, the total number infected has reached nearly 126 thousand, follows from the data of the Ministry of health of the country.
In the last 24 hours in Pakistan revealed 6 397 cases of infection with mers since the beginning of the epidemic has infected 125 933 persons. The total number of deaths increased by 107 per day and reached 2 463, recovered only 40 247 people.
The Shanghai cooperation organization (SCO) considers the question of Hong Kong internal affair of China and urged external forces to refrain from interfering, said Friday Secretary General of the organization Vladimir Norov.
He noted that in September 2019 in connection with the then situation in Hong Kong, SCO Secretary-General made a statement, which notes that the Shanghai cooperation organization has always advocated the strengthening of the rule of international law, the strict observance of the UN Charter, especially the principles of non-interference in internal Affairs, mutual respect for sovereignty and territorial integrity, safeguard the interests of each state.
The situation in Afghanistan remained the subject of attention of the Shanghai cooperation organization, said Friday the General Secretary of the organization Vladimir Norov.
"The subject of attention of the SCO is the development of the situation in Afghanistan. The activities of the SCO on the Afghan direction is along the line of the contact group "SCO – Afghanistan", - said the donors at the meeting with journalists.
The preparations for the summit of the Shanghai cooperation organization (SCO) in St. Petersburg, has been postponed to autumn due to pandemic coronavirus infection, is in full swing, said Friday Secretary General of the SCO Vladimir Norov.
The BRICS and the SCO was scheduled for July 21-23 however, given the pandemic, a decision was made to transfer events in the fall.
The number of confirmed cases of infection COVID-19 in Pakistan increased during the day to 5385 and reached 113 702, according to Twitter, the Prime Minister of the country.
The total number who died from COVID-19 increased during the day on 83 and reached 2255, only recovered more than 36 thousand people.
Pakistan Wednesday summoned a senior Indian diplomat and told him "strong protest" regarding the violations of the ceasefire on 9 June, said in a statement the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the country.
As noted in the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Pakistan, on the eve of the four civilians were injured due to indiscriminate and unprovoked firing of India Jandrot sector near the line of control that replaces the border between the two countries.
The world health organization (who) recommended that the government of Pakistan to implement a lockdown with breaks to contain the spread of the coronavirus after may have been weakened the country introduced restrictive measures, told the Pakistani newspaper Dawn.
According to him, the relevant recommendation contained in a letter sent to the head of who in Pakistan, the Minister of health of Punjab province, where, according to Pakistan's Ministry of health recorded the highest number of cases of infection with coronavirus.
The number of confirmed cases of infection COVID-19 in Pakistan increased during the day, 4688 and reached 85 264, according to the website of the government of the country.
The total number who died from COVID-19 increased during the day on 82 and made up to 1770, only recovered 30 of 128 people.
The special representatives of Russia, China, USA and Pakistan discussed the preparation of direct inter-Afghan talks and noted the progress in the exchange of prisoners in Afghanistan between the government and the radical movement "Taliban", said on Thursday the Russian foreign Ministry.
As reported, the Russian foreign Ministry, June 3, had a telephone consultation in the format of the extended "Troika" – Russia, USA and China with the involvement of Pakistan – Afghanistan, which was attended by the special representative of the Russian President for Afghanistan Zamir Kabulov.
The pilot of the plane, "Pakistan international airlines" Airbus A320 that crashed near the Karachi airport, during landing violated instructions, reports Pakistani newspaper the News International, citing a report by the civil aviation authority of Pakistan.
As follows from the document, the height and the flight speed exceeded the allowable landing limit, the controller twice warned the pilot about it, but he continued the landing.
Russia has notified Pakistan that the summit of the Shanghai cooperation organization (SCO), originally scheduled for the end of July, has been postponed until the autumn, it is expected meeting of the two leaders Imran Khan and Vladimir Putin, told RIA Novosti Ambassador to the South Asian countries in Moscow Shafqat Ali Khan.
The BRICS and the SCO was scheduled for July 21-23 however, given the pandemic, a decision was made to transfer events in the fall.
Pakistan is satisfied with the current level of military-technical cooperation with Russia and seeks to further increase its volume, said in an interview with RIA Novosti Ambassador to the South Asian countries in Russia Shafqat Ali Khan.
As the diplomat noted, over the last 5-10 years the military cooperation between the two countries has increased significantly.
The number of identified cases of infection COVID-19 in Pakistan increased during the day, 3938 and reached 76 398, announced by the government.
The total number of deaths increased by 78 and reached 1621, recovered 27 110 people.
Greece has banned the flights with Qatar until June 15, after the day before at 12 passengers arriving on a flight from Doha was positive tests for coronavirus, said in a release sent to RIA Novosti the message of the General Secretariat of civil protection.
The airline Qatar Airlines from Doha to Athens international airport "Eleftherios Venizelos" was held a scheduled inspection of all 91 passengers to the presence of the virus COVID-19 with positive results were 12 of them.
Pakistan is going from 30 may to resume international flights, said Secretary civil aviation authority, Abdul Sattar Khokhar.
"In accordance with the decision of the Federal government, flying outbound international flights (regular, irregular and Charter) are allowed starting from 23.59 hours tonight," he said.
Moscow is concerned about the escalation of tensions between India and Pakistan, encouraged parties to resolve disputes through political and diplomatic means on the basis of existing agreements, said on Thursday the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
In the past two months in Jammu and Kashmir have been a number of terrorist attacks, which killed 30 security forces personnel and was eliminated 38 of the terrorists. In February of last year in Jammu and Kashmir has been the bloodiest terrorist attack over the years - the extremist group "Jaish-e-Muhammad" attacked a convoy of paramilitary police of India. The victims were 45 people.