Miscellaneous

Four Iraqi protesters killed in central Baghdad

BAGHDAD, At least four Iraqi demonstrators were killed on Saturday in a sit-in at Al-Khalani Square in central Baghdad, said eyewitnesses and doctors in field detachments.The security forces used tear gas and rubber bullets to break up the sit-in while…

Miscellaneous

Six people die in violent protests in Iraq

BAGHDAD, Six people died and scores others suffered injuries in confrontations between Iraqi protestors and security forces in Baghdad and Basra, according to witnesses.The witnesses told Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) three people died in clashes on street…

Government

Turkey’s presidential spokesman meets US envoy

ISTANBUL, Turkey’s presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin received US Syria envoy James Jeffrey and Ambassador to Turkey David Satterfield in Istanbul on Saturday.Kalin’s closed-door meeting with the US officials tackled the recent developments in Syria,…

Government

Pakistan opens Kartarpur Corridor for Indian Sikh pilgrims

ISLAMABAD, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday inaugurated the Kartarpur Corridor to make a historic pilgrimage to the shrine of Guru Nanak Dev, the founder of Sikhism.Thousands of Sikhs from across the Indian border started arriving in Pak…