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  • Obama says Syria deployment doesn't break no 'boots on ground'

    WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama said on Monday the planned deployment of dozens of United States (US) special forces to Syria to advise opposition forces fighting self-styled Islamic State (IS) did not break his promise not to put "boots on the ground" in the Syrian conflict...

    In a nationally televised address in September 2013, Obama said: "I will not put American boots on the ground in Syria...

  • War on IS needs 'boots on ground': US air force secretary

    DUBAI: The air campaign against the self-styled Islamic State (IS) group has made progress in degrading the organisation but will not be enough without local boots on the ground, the United States (US) air force secretary said on Tuesday...

    "This is where we need to have boots on the ground...

  • Goetze to put up boots on auction for refugees

    World Cup winner Mario Goetze plans to raise funds to help Germany's immigrants amidst the on-going crisis by auctioning his playing boots embroidered with the hashtag '#refugeeswelcome'...

    The 23-year-old forward scored Bayern Munich's second goal while wearing the special boots in Wednesday's 3-0 win over Olympiakos in their opening Champions League group-stage match...

  • 'Egyptian king' Mohamed Salah's boots to be displayed at British Museum

    Mohamed Salah fever has swept Britain since his arrival with Liverpool's goal machine earning two players awards and now a pair of his boots are to sit alongside Egyptian artefacts at the British Museum...

    The 25-year-old Egyptian — who set a new Premier League scoring record last season with 32 — will have his boots on display in arguably the finest ancient Egytian collection outside of the country itself...

  • Raincoats and rubber boots for Edhi Foundation workers in coronavirus fight

    The Edhi Foundation — famous for its emergency services and shelter homes for the country's poor, is kitting staff out in rain coats and rubber boots in the battle against coronavirus as it can’t get hold of proper personal protective equipment, the organisation says...

    Doctors in the capital, Islamabad, last week threatened to go on strike over a lack of protective equipment in hospitals...

  • ‘Lums seminar’ on Balochistan held in Islamabad

    ISLAMABAD: “There were dead bodies found in Balochistan with Pakistan Zindabad carved into their skins,” Mir Mohammad Ali Talpur said on Saturday, at a seminar which had to be relocated to a different city for it to be held...

    While it was finally held at Kuch Khaas in Islamabad on Saturday, M...

  • Four ‘target killers’ from Karachi held in Islamabad

    ISLAMABAD: Four men allegedly involved in incidents of target killings in Karachi and robberies in the federal capital have been arrested here, Dawn has learnt through reliable sources...

    Know more: Contract killers to be arrested in next phase of Karachi operationThe arrests were made during an investigation into some incidents of robbery in Islamabad, most of them taking place outside banks and involving people who had drawn cash...

  • Moral brigade active in Islamabad again

    ISLAMABAD: Are they back – the moral brigades that blackened the faces of women on advertisement boards in 2007?At least that is what people feared when they found bared arms and faces of models on billboards defaced in Super Market during Eid shopping spree...

    “Islamabad has no culture of hooliganism...

  • Islamabad’s traders refuse to close shop early

    ISLAMABAD: Terming the government’s decision to close markets early ‘illogical’, the traders of the federal capital announced on Sunday that they would not comply...

    Addressing a press conference here at the National Press Club, representatives of the traders union and Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) announced that markets and shops will remain open late into the night, as government’s decision, in its current form,...

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