Daily Archives: December 8, 2018

Chinese soldiers arrive in Pakistan for joint exercise

Chinese soldiers arrived in Pakistan on Saturday for a three-week counterterrorism exercise between the two nations' special forces.

A contingent of the People Liberation Army China arrived to take part …

Iran’s Rohani Slams U.S. Sanctions As ‘Economic Terrorism’

Iranian President Hassan Rohani has denounced U.S. sanctions as "economic terrorism," and predicted if they succeed and Iran is weakened, the West will be flooded by illegal drugs.

Rohani made …

Turkey’s foreign policy panel to be held in London

London will host Today's Turkey panel discussion on Turkey's foreign policy on Dec. 12.

Titled Turkey's Role in the Changing Middle East, the event will be the fourth of Today's …

US sanctions are ‘economic terrorism’: Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that sanctions by the United States were "economic terrorism," as he sought to foster a united front from visiting regional officials Saturday.

"America's unjust and …

Landmark nuclear arms treaty marks 31 years

The 31st anniversary of a landmark nuclear arms treaty could be its last, analysts fear, as the U.S. and Russia look for ways to withdraw from it.

On Dec. 8, …

Armenia’s Elections Test Its Democratic Credentials

Almost nine months ago, tens of thousands of Armenians took to the streets demanding a reboot of the country's political system to stamp out corruption and entrench democratic principles. This …