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  1. News - World

    Iraqi forces fight back as UN agrees to investigate atrocities

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 02:16am by AFP

    ... over as hundreds stormed parliament over the fate of missing soldiers who surrendered in June. After breaking a months-long jihadist siege of the Shiite Turkmen town of Amerli by Islamic State ... of the humanitarian crisis helped prompt limited US air strikes in support of Iraqi forces, Shiite militia and Kurdish troops battling the jihadists. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1584102/iraqi-forces-fight-back-un-agrees-investigate-atrocities
  2. News - World - IRAQ

    Amnesty accuses Islamic State of ‘systematic ethnic cleansing’ in Iraq

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 05:23pm by AFP

    ... and abductions’ Amnesty International on Tuesday accused Islamic State fighters of “systematic ethnic cleansing” in northern Iraq, as Iraqi troops, Kurdish fighters and Shiite militiamen backed by US air ... on Monday, with Kurdish peshmerga fighters and Shiite militiamen retaking Sulaiman Bek, a town north of Amerli that had been an important militant stronghold. “Within a few hours, we were able ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1583764/amnesty-accuses-systematic-ethnic-cleansing-iraq
  3. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Iraqi forces press the advantage after breaking Jihadist siege of Shiite town

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 10:19pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Yankaja, Iraq Fightback against Islamic State gathers pace as government troops backed by Kurdish fighters and Shiite militiamen enjoy biggest success Iraqi forces press on after breaking Jihadist siege Iraqi troops, Kurdish fighters and Shiite militiamen backed by American strikes pressed a fightback against jihadist-led militants yesterday, buoyed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1583140/iraqi-forces-press-advantage-after-breaking-jihadist-siege-shiite-town
  4. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani protesters clash with police as soldiers secure state broadcaster

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 06:10pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Islamabad Protesters clash with police, advance on home of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Pakistani soldiers and paramilitary forces entered the headquarters of the state television channel PTV in Islamabad on Monday after a crowd of protesters stormed the building and took the channel off the air. Protesters led by opposition leaders Imran Khan, a hero cricket player ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1583048/pakistani-protesters-clash-police-soldiers-secure-state-tv
  5. News - Asia - ENTERTAINMENT

    Kissing scene in 'Raja Natwarlal' creates furore in Pakistan

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 05:01am by GDN

    ... it was because 'our' woman was involved in a kissing scene and it was considered worse because it was with a guy who was not Pakistani." She added that women were judged more harshly than ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1582018/kissing-scene-raja-natwarlal-creates-furore-pakistan
  6. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    I’m going nowhere, defiant PM Nawaz Sharif tells Pakistanis demanding he quit

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 10:37pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Islamabad Pakistani prime minister is adamant that his government will stay the course despite protests Resignation out of the question, says defiant Sharif Pakistan's embattled prime minister said he would not cave in to protests demanding his resignation, striking a defiant note in his first major speech since a political crisis erupted two weeks ago. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1581277/im-going-nowhere-defiant-pm-nawaz-sharif-tells-pakistanis-demanding-he
  7. News - World - CHILD ABUSE

    How English town let Asian sexual predators rape 1,400 children over 16 years

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 08:50pm by AP

    ... the perpetrators as "Asian" but the town's council failed to engage with the Pakistani community. Police told the inquiry that some Pakistani councillors in Rotherham acted as barriers ... problem of Pakistani-heritage perpetrators targeting young white girls. The report makes grim reading. It describes rapes by multiple perpetrators, mainly from Britain's Pakistani community, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1581224/how-english-town-let-asian-sexual-predators-rape-1400-children-over-16
  8. News - World - IRAQ

    Car bomb attack kills 15, injures dozens at busy Baghdad intersection

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 06:54pm by AFP

    ... and mosques, in an effort to cause maximum casualties. On Monday, a suicide bomber detonated explosives at a Shiite place of worship, or husseiniyah, in Baghdad Jadida, killing 11 people. Iraq ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1580839/car-bomb-attack-kills-15-injures-dozens-busy-baghdad-intersection
  9. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Karachi's thirst for water unquenched

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 03:59am by AP

    ... Many people have pumps but they use the water for things such as showering or washing clothes. The shortage is exacerbated by Karachi's massive population. Pakistani military operations ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1580399/karachis-thirst-water-unquenched
  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Modi must seek engagement

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 02:46am by SCMP Editorial

    ... not gone so smoothly: Although Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was at Modi's swearing-in ceremony, hopes that animosity from three wars over the contested state of Kashmir could be laid ... in New York next month. But India had set a new rule that negotiations would be affected should Pakistani officials meet Kashmiri separatists; it made good with its threat when Pakistan's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1580462/modi-must-seek-engagement-not-fights-indias-neighbours

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