Will CIA Seize Interfering in FATA?

By C Andrew Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) lies on Pakistan’s western border and covers an area of 27220 square kilometers and inhabited by a population of 5,001,676 people (according … Read More

Senior Islamic State Khorasan leaders defect to Taliban

By Bill Roggio IS-Khorasan-pledge-TalibanSeveral members of the Islamic State Khorasan Provinces’ “central council” as well as other senior and mid-level leaders based in the eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar have … Read More

‘Voice of the Caliphate’ propaganda radio broadcasts in Khorasan province

By Thomas Joscelyn The Islamic State’s so-called “province” in the Khorasan (an area covering Afghanistan and Pakistan) has set up a radio station to broadcast anti-Taliban messages and other propaganda. … Read More

Islamic State is having a hard time taking root in Pakistan

By Tim Craig The revelation that the Pakistani woman involved in the San Bernardino massacre was an Islamic State supporter has put a spotlight on the radical group’s reach into … Read More