19 of 31 Abducted Shia Hazaras freed in Afghan Prisoner Swap

19 of 31 abducted Shia Hazaras Released in Aghan Prisoner SwapJNN 12 May 2015 GHAZNI: Nineteen of 31 Shia Muslim men abducted in Afghanistan in February were released Monday in exchange for scores of Uzbek militant fighters held in government prisons, officials said. Continue reading


Iran obtains 15 planes in bid to refurbish ageing fleet

Iran Buys 15 Planes to Replace Ageing Old Fleet JNN 12 May 2015 Tehran : Iranian airlines have obtained 15 used planes since February as part of efforts to renovate the country’s ageing fleet which remains subject to US sanctions, the transport minister said Sunday. Continue reading