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Kuwait Bans Pakistan and Four Other Muslim Majority Countries

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Kuwait Government had banned the entry of immigrants from five countries. The list of barred countries includes Syria, Iraq, Pakistan, Iran and Afghanistan. With the fear of Terrorists entering into the country opted for this decision.

The Govt of Kuwait had asked people from these list of countries not to apply for Visas. Recently American President Donald Trump had issued an executive order of banning Seven Islamic countries.

When questioned by the Media, Pakistan’s Ambassador in Kuwait Ghulam Dastagir has denied the reports of a visa ban.

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In the year 2011 Kuwait had issued an order suspending permits for all Syrians in 2011. During the Mid 2016, the Arab Country had conducted several raids inside and outside the nation thus by preventing three terrorist plots by the ISIS. Many militants and supporters were put in prison.

According to a survey conducted in 2016, Kuwait got listed in the worst nation for expatriates.The Gulf Cooperation Council and Iran had their own Conflicts.Being a member of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), Kuwait was embroiled in-between.

Kuwait had advised all the travelers of the nation that “Terrorists continue to issue statements threatening to carry out attacks in the Gulf region. These include references to attacks on Western interests, including residential compounds, military, oil, transport and aviation interests, as well as crowded places, including hotels.”

Being the large base of US Military, Kuwait now become the first country to Indirectly support the decision of the New President of United States Of America.

Pakistan Could be Included in the Trump’s Immigration Ban list

American President Donald Trump has started to fulfill the promises which he had given in the election campaign. One of such election promise was the prevention of terrorists entering into the USA. Trump had passed an order to ban the immigrants, passengers from 7 Muslim Majority countries.

This decision of immediate ban had taken everybody by surprise,even some of the government officials were shocked.The temporary ban would stop over 200 million people from entering the United States. Although this is temporary, it can be said as the first step towards the permanent barring.

The seven countries on which the ban was imposed include Iran, Iraq, Libya, Sudan, Yemen, Syria, and Somalia.

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  • Bans citizens of 7 countries
  • Orders review of countries to be added to the ban
  • Suspends the US refugee program
  • Calls for new immigration screening procedures
  • Bans Syrian refugees

According to the sources from the white house, soon we may see Pakistan included in the list of countries from where immigration was banned.

A White House Official had stated that the seven countries listing was based on the situations and terrorist activities taking place in their country.So basing on that any country that’s facing terrorist activities inside their land would be added to the list.

As far as now Pakistan, Afghanistan immigrants were under severe wetting as security checkups have tightened.

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The White House Officials are saying that the controversial decision was taken after a lot of thinking in different aspects and there’s no chance of backing away. We might See more Strict Immigration rules shortly. The Inclusion of India’s All time rival Country Pakistan can be expected as it comes under the same category of the other seven countries.

A New York Judge has issued an emergency stay on president’s decision temporarily on the removal of individuals. Even though many were opposing this decision by Trump, the US President was not ready to withdraw his action.

Heart of Asia Summit 2016 begins in Amritsar: Threat of Terrorism, Extremism tops Agenda

Heart of Asia Summit 2016 begins today in Amritsar. Above all 14 countries are participating in the event. It provides a platform for sincere and result-oriented Local Corporation by placing Afghanistan at a center. In recognition of the fact a secure and stable, Afghanistan is essential for the prosperity of the Heart of Asia region.

In 2011 they started the event in Istanbul, Turkey. From that year onwards they are conducting this Heart of Asia Summit. In this year they are conducting this ministerial conference at Amritsar, Punjab in India.

Already all senior officials have reached the destination and started the meeting. On December 4th ministerial conference, as well as many events, will organize. The main agenda of this summit is the threat of terrorism, extremism.

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About 40 countries are acting as supporting countries. Istanbul process is deliberating in various challenges facing Afghanistan, including the revival of a peace process in the conflict-ridden country.

All senior officials of all 14 countries like China, India, Russia, Iran and Pakistan and more 17 representative countries were deliberating on a vast range of issues facing the region in dealing with the threat of terrorism, radicalization, and extremism.

They will also discuss improving Afghanistan connectivity with south and central Asian countries to boost trade. This senior officials’ meeting is co-organized by India’s Foreign Secretary S.Jayshankar and Afghanistan Deputy Foreign Minister Hikmat Khaleel Karzai.

They will also discuss the issues between India and Pakistan. In the wake of the audacious terror attack on Nagrota army base and there was no clarity on an Indo-Pak bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the conclave.

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Already India gave clarity that they won’t accept the cross-border terrorism as the “new normal” in bilateral ties with Pakistan while making it clear and talks cannot take place in an atmosphere of continued terror.

Both India and Afghanistan had called terror emanating from Pakistan as the “greatest threat” to regional peace and stability, and both the countries are set to press hard for adopting the counter-terror framework at Sunday’s deliberations.

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Nokia Phone saves the life of a Man like a Bullet Proof

A phone saves the life of a man from a bullet fired. This is something unorthodox statement to hear or read. After reading the few incidents that took place around the globe, one can come to the conclusion whether it is orthodox or unorthodox statement.

In a recent that happened in Afghanistan proves this statement to be true. A man was shot by a bullet. But he survived because of the Nokia 3310 model phone. In this era of smart phones, many jokes were cracked on social media regarding the usage of those model phones. But the same model has proved to be a life saver. The model was released in 2013.

Looking into the details, a man was shot in Afghanistan but the bullet hit the phone and got struck into the device itself. This has made the bullet stop from entering his chest. The images are made available in support of the news.

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This image is posted on the social media site. Interestingly the image is shared by Peter Skillman who was a part in designing mobile. He is presently the general manager at Microsoft for user experience in Windows Desktop.

Taking this opputunity, there are other incidents that came to limelight. smart phones like the Nokia Lumia 520 and Huawei P8 Lite were also in this catagory of catching bullets. Nokia Lumia 520 saved a police man’s life in Brazil.

HTC smart phone saved a man in Florida way back in 2013. The incident was also something interesting. A robber fired a bullet in his abdomen the smart phone saved it from puncturing that part of the body.

In another incident Samsung smart phone saved a man’s life in Paris attacks that happened last year. Anyhow, recently the Note 7 battery issue was gained more popularity than the life saving news.

Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and Bhutan Pulled out of SAARC 2016 backing India

India has chosen SAARC summit 2016 as a dais to build up the diplomatic pressure on Pakistan.After India three other SAARC members namely Afghanistan, Bangladesh, and Bhutan have also pulled out of the meet, isolating host Pakistan.

What is SAARC ?

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation  was formed in the year 1985 with India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, and Sri Lanka. 19th SAARC 2016 is scheduled to be held in November 2016 in Islamabad headed by Nepal this time.

The SAARC nations one by one are following the footsteps of India in boycotting the summit. This is definitely a pressure building step for Pakistan as SAARC has a lot of priorities over all these years.

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Bangladesh has expressed its inability to attend to current SAARC chair Nepal, saying, “The growing interference in the internal affairs of Bangladesh by one country has created an environment which is not conducive to the successful hosting of the 19th SAARC Summit in Islamabad in November 2016.”

On the other side, Bhutan has expressed that the present atmosphere is not suitable for it to attend the summit. Hence it is also withdrawing the presence this time.

Bhutan officially communicated that “The Royal Government of Bhutan shares the concerns of some of the member countries of SAARC on the deterioration of regional peace and security due to terrorism and joins them in conveying our inability to participate in the SAARC Summit, under the current circumstances.” They also re-affirmed their commitment to regional cooperation.

Terrorists kill 17 soldiers and 30 were injured in Uri Terror Attack

After the Uri attack, India has made its stand clear, and the Indian Prime Minister himself stated that this time the culprits wouldn’t be allowed without punishment. As a result, yesterday Indian external affairs ministry has called upon Pakistan’s external ministry officials in India and submitted the firm shreds of evidence of its involvement in the terrorist attack.

India already announced that because of Pakistan’s intrusion in Internal Affairs and terrorist activities, SAARC summit 2016 would not be attended by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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As per the latest rules framed, if any country is not willing to participate in the summit, then it has to be postponed to a later date. On the other hand, Pakistan has stated that there is no official communication regarding the skipping of the summit by any nation.

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