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  World   South Asia  12 Jul 2017

World, South asia, 12 Jul 2017

China sends troops to first overseas naval base in Djibouti, Africa

The logistics base is the first of its kind for China, which will use it to support "naval escorts in Africa and southwest Asia.

12 Jul 2017 9:06 PM

China willing to play constructive role on Kashmir, Indo-Pak ties

India has maintained that the Kashmir issue is a bilateral matter with Pakistan, and that there is no scope for a third party mediation.

12 Jul 2017 5:37 PM

China to downsize army to under a million in biggest troop cut

It added that the number of troops in the PLA Navy, PLA Strategic Support Force and the PLA Rocket Force will be increased.

12 Jul 2017 5:21 PM

Pakistan warns legal action against Shell over tanker fire

Imran Ghazanvi, a spokesman for Pakistan's oil and gas regulator, said that a probe found the company responsible for the disaster. 

12 Jul 2017 2:10 PM

China to reduce army strength to less than 1 million, biggest cut down in history

Earlier, Chinese President Xi Jinping had announced that the People's Liberation Army will be cut by 3 lakh troops.

12 Jul 2017 12:35 PM