Day: June 21, 2020

13-year-old girl killed amid gunfire at Kashmir border

June 21, 2020

 A 13-year-old girl was allegedly killed in Pakistani-administered Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday in an exchange of gunfire along the border with the Indian-administered side of the region, according to the Pakistani military. Amid heightened tensions between the South Asian nuclear rivals, the Pakistani Army accused Indian border forces of targeting civilians on the Pakistani […]

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UPDATE – Turkey marks Father’s Day

June 21, 2020

Turkey on Sunday marked Father’s Day, an annual day of honoring fatherhood and paternal bonds. “I congratulate Father’s Day to our first heroes, who work for their children, their families, their countries day and night, and we are always proud to be their children, and remember all our elders, who have passed away, with mercy […]

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OIC to hold emergency meeting on Jammu and Kashmir

June 21, 2020

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Contact Group on Jammu and Kashmir will hold an emergency meeting via videoconference on Monday to discuss the latest situation in the disputed territory. The online meet will bring together the foreign ministers of the Jammu And Kashmir Contact Group member states: Azerbaijan, Niger, Pakistan Saudi Arabia and Turkey, […]

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Barcelona midfielder suffers soleus injury

June 21, 2020

Spanish football club Barcelona announced on Sunday their midfielder Frenkie De Jong suffered an injury in the soleus of his right leg. “The clinical follow-up on Frenkie De Jong has uncovered an injury in the soleus of his right leg. The evolution of the injury will condition the player’s availability,” Barcelona said on its website. […]

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Taliban, gov’t forces ‘undermined’ healthcare operation

June 21, 2020

The UN on Sunday documented 12 “deliberate deadly attacks” on healthcare facilities in Afghanistan over the past two months amid the coronavirus pandemic. A new report released by the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan covers armed conflicts affecting healthcare from March11, the date on which the World Health Organization declared the outbreak of COVID-19 a […]

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Barcelona midfielder suffers soleus injury

June 21, 2020

Spanish football club Barcelona announced on Sunday their midfielder Frenkie De Jong suffered an injury in the soleus of his right leg. “The clinical follow-up on Frenkie De Jong has uncovered an injury in the soleus of his right leg. The evolution of the injury will condition the player’s availability,” Barcelona said on its website. […]

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Taliban, gov’t forces ‘undermined’ healthcare operation

June 21, 2020

 The UN on Sunday documented 12 “deliberate deadly attacks” on healthcare facilities in Afghanistan over the past two months amid the coronavirus pandemic. A new report released by the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan covers armed conflicts affecting healthcare from March11, the date on which the World Health Organization declared the outbreak of COVID-19 a […]

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Serbia: ‘Elections ongoing in democratic atmosphere’

June 21, 2020

Serbian president said on Sunday that national elections are taking place in a democratic atmosphere, without any hindrances. Aleksandar Vucic, who also heads the “For our children” coalition, expressed his satisfaction over the voting process. “There have been no serious irregularities. The elections are taking place in a democratic atmosphere. There were fewer incidents than […]

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