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Erdogan says Turkey may hold referendum on EU accession bid

Erdogan says Turkey may hold referendum on EU accession bid

President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday Turkey may hold a second referendum on whether to continue with European Union accession talks, following a planned vote on April 16 that could give him sweeping new powers. “Right now we are holding a referendum on April 16 and after that we could choose to do a second […]

ASF foils suspected terror bid, seizes weapon cache at Lahore airport

ASF foils suspected terror bid, seizes weapon cache at Lahore airport

ASF foils suspected terror bid, seizes weapon cache at Lahore airport AGENCY ASF confiscated a .223 bore rifle, seven magazines, and dozens of bullets from the vehicle. -DawnNews screengrab The Airport Security Force (ASF) on Wednesday foiled a suspected terror bid at the Allama Iqbal International Airport in Lahore by confiscating a cache of weapons […]

Bid to strip Pakistani-American militant’s citizenship may mark new Trump way

Bid to strip Pakistani-American militant’s citizenship may mark new Trump way

The Department of Justice has taken the rare step of seeking to strip a convicted militant of his US citizenship as he serves the last several years of a 20-year prison sentence for plotting to destroy New York’s Brooklyn Bridge. Some national security experts suggested Tuesday the move might signal a new, tougher line under […]

Security forces foil terror bid in Balochistan’s Kohlu district

Security forces foil terror bid in Balochistan’s Kohlu district

Security forces on Saturday foiled a terror bid by seizing a significant quantity of arms and explosives in Balochistan’s Kohlu district. “The Frontier Corps (FC) and personnel of a intelligence agency conducted a raid and recovered 28 kilograms of explosives, six rockets and other weapons,” said a security official. The official added that the compound […]