Monday, April 7, 2014 - 07:29
Several Pakistani naval vessels, including a warship and a submarine, docked at the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas on Saturday, the IRNA news agency said, citing an Iranian navy statement.
Friday, April 4, 2014 - 11:25
It was stressed that, 246 operations were conducted in collaboration with the Afghan partners, more than 15 tons of drugs were seized from the illicit trafficking.
Friday, April 4, 2014 - 11:23
All of this is still obviously just in the discussion stage, but all of this -- the potential deliberate fragmentation of Afghanistan, and the concomitant rapprochement between Uzbekistan and Russia that it suggests -- would be a big deal.
Friday, April 4, 2014 - 11:20
The official said an ITAR-TASS report suggesting that cargo transport through the Russian "northern supply line" would be halted was “not accurate.”
Friday, April 4, 2014 - 11:09
“On the contrary, for years we were offering to cooperate with NATO on Afghanistan, primarily for more effective anti-drug efforts"
Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 09:06
“The priority issue is to provide aid to Tajikistan to strengthen the border with Afghanistan,” the ministry says.
Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 08:03
Today, NATO Foreign Ministers met with their counterparts from the Istanbul Cooperation Initiative (ICI): Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates. This was the first meeting at the level of Foreign Ministers with the ICI countries, since the official launch of this initiative at the NATO Summit in Istanbul in June 2004.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 12:35
But they would not affect cooperation with Russia in the Afghan war, said a senior diplomat who spoke on customary condition of anonymity.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 12:34
These include the cargo transit project for NATO forces through Russian territory and the training of drug police for Afghanistan and technicians for maintenance of the country's helicopter fleet.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 12:33
The meeting will be chaired by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and “focus on the situation in the CSTO responsibility zone and adjacent regions”, the ministry says.