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Pakistan condemns attack on German consulate in northern Afghan city

Pakistan on Friday condemned a suicide attack on German consulate in the northern Afghan city of Mazar-e-Sharif which killed at least four people and injured nearly 100.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/12 0:02:19

Egypt slams Erdogan statement as "irresponsible"

Egypt on Friday condemned the statements of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan as "irresponsible" and part of Turkey's double-standard policy.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/11 21:52:50

Abe, Modi summit centered around contentious civilian nuclear pact, weapons exports

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi concluded talks on Friday on a wide range of collaborative bilateral issues, with the signing of a contentious civilian nuclear pact.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/11 21:51:02

Canada urges Kenya to continue with peacekeeping missions

Canada has called on Kenya to continue supporting peace initiatives, saying the country's participation in many of the UN peacekeeping missions has significantly contributed to global peace, security and stability.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/10 20:50:50

France's Hollande says Trump victory opens "period of uncertainty", vows frank talks

French President Francois Hollande on Wednesday congratulated Donald Trump on his victory in the US presidential election, but warned that the American vote would open a period of uncertainty.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/9 23:54:28

Belgium calls on Trump to defend freedom, tolerance

Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel said he hoped the United States and Belgium would continue to defend their common values of freedom and tolerance, after Republican candidate Donald Trump won the 45th US presidency on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/9 23:52:07

Worries, hope emerge in France after Trump's victory in US election

The victory of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in the US presidential election prompted on Wednesday mixed reactions in France, where the far-rightist hailed a triumph of anti-immigration approach but raised concerns in the ruling Socialist camp and in the conservative party.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/9 21:33:25

Turkey urges Trump to extradite Gulen for "new page" in bilateral ties

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim urged Donald Trump to extradite Fetullah Gulen when congratulated Trump on winning the US presidency, the Turkish Daily Sabah reported Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/9 21:09:10

India hopes to boost military cooperation with China, jointly uphold border peace, stability: DM

Indian Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Wednesday that India hopes to strengthen military cooperation with China and make concerted efforts to uphold peace and stability in border areas.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/9 16:41:12

Duterte: Maritime security tops agenda in Malaysian trip

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte left Wednesday for Malaysia, with maritime security and the fight against piracy topping his discussion with Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/9 15:31:20

China-Russia border port expands entry capacity

A new gate was added to a China-Russia port of entry on Tuesday, which will increase the annual entry and exit capacity of the port from 2 million to 3 million people.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/8 20:53:30

Japan, Kazakhstan agree to cooperate on nuclear, economic issues

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev on Monday agreed to cooperate in nuclear and economic fields.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/7 23:44:06

Philippine president to visit Malaysia to strengthen ties

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will visit Malaysia starting Wednesday to strengthen bilateral ties, a government spokesman announced on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/7 16:19:10

Ukraine, Albania adopt visa-free policy to boost economic ties, tourism

Ukraine and Albania on Friday adopted a mutual visa-free policy to boost their economic cooperation and tourism, Ukrainian authorities said.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/4 23:42:30

Suu Kyi says Myanmar wants friendship with all countries

Myanmar's State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi said on Friday that Myanmar wants to be friends with all countries in the world, including China and Japan.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/4 20:52:52

Indian, Nepali presidents hold talks on strengthening ties

Indian President Pranab Mukherjee, who arrived in Kathmandu on a three-day state visit on Wednesday afternoon, held a meeting with his Nepali counterpart Bidya Devi Bhandari at the Presidential Palace.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/2 23:38:01

Duterte curses US anew despite vow to stop swearing

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday spat out curse words at the United States and even called the Americans "monkeys" as he reacted to news reports that the US State Department is halting the planned sale of some 26,000 assault rifles to the Philippine National Police due to human rights concerns.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/2 23:37:12

Iran's top leader opposes restoration of ties with US

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Wednesday opposed the restoration of relations with the United States which were suspended in 1980, leader's official website reported.
Source: Xinhua | 2016/11/2 23:35:51