Friday , January 19 2018

Diplomatic Affairs

Diplomatic Affairs

UN´s Guterres issues year-end ´red alert´ for a world divided

United Nations: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday issued a year-end “red alert” to a world he said faces the perils of inequality, nationalism, xenophobia and possibly even nuclear war unless it works to resolve its differences. “When I took office one year ago, I appealed for 2017 to be …

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Turkish envoy assumes charge

Shaukat Hussain Butt Islamabad:  Ihsan Mustafa Yurdakul, Turkey’s new ambassador to Pakistan has assumed charge of his office today over the completion of the tenure of S Babur Girgin, who served on the position for a little over four years. will replace Dr Sadik Babur Girgin who has been the Ambassador …

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Japanese FM to visit Pakistan on Jan 3

Islamabad:  Japanese foreign minister Taro Kono will is due to visit  Pakistan, in a bid to further “coordinate” bilateral relations on Jan 3 next year after a gap of nearly nine years. The Year 2017 sees Pakistan and Japan celebrating the 65th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations. Mr …

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