Tag archive for ‘Daesh’
By pak_adnews On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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India is Testing the Pak-China Friendship, but Alas!

Chinese President Hu Jintao (R) and his Pakistani counterpart Asif Ali Zardari stand near their respective country’s flags during a signing ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing October 15, 2008. More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, July 25th, 2016
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Attack on Hazaras raises fears of Sunni-Shiite violence in Afghanistan

By Muhammad Sharif and Pamela Constable Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Sunday ordered a 10-day ban on public protests after a suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State killed more than 80 people and wounded More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, April 12th, 2016
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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 More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, January 4th, 2016
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Rivalry of Saudi Iran threatens to expand in the region

On Sunday, Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned that “divine vengeance will befall Saudi politicians” for “the unjustly spilled blood” of prominent Shia cleric Nimr al-Nimr, More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015
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ISIS Radio Show Seeks New Recruits In Afghanistan

ISIS militants in eastern Afghanistan have taken to the airwaves to win recruits as they try to build strength and replace the Taliban as the leading force in the Islamist insurgency. Officials have been increasingly More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, December 17th, 2015
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United Nations set to adopt resolution to disrupt Islamic State funds

Finance ministers from the 15 nations on the U.N. Security Council will meet Thursday to adopt a resolution aimed at disrupting the outside revenue that the Islamic State extremist group gets from selling oil and More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015
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Daesh Gaining Ground in Afghanistan: Who Benefits From Islamist Advance?

Western media outlets are banging the drums over Daesh’s growing influence in Afghanistan; they insist that Daesh has overshadowed the Taliban and even seized swathes of eastern Afghanistan. Western experts More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015
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Once Done With Daesh, US Commandos Will Start Aiding Free Syrian Army

The US Special Operations Forces, which have been deployed and are currently on the ground in Syria, could well start helping the Free Syrian Army in its fight against the country’s government forces as soon More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, December 10th, 2015
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Afghanistan security ‘undermined by efforts to crush Pakistani militants’

By Jon Boone Efforts to crush Pakistani militants have further undermined security in Afghanistan as growing numbers of terrorists have entered the country, the Afghan president said on Wednesday at a major regional More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, December 7th, 2015
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Islamic State is having a hard time taking root in Pakistan

What started out as simple protests in Syria has expanded to civil war and now an international crisis By Tim Craig The revelation that the Pakistani woman involved in the San Bernardino massacre was an Islamic More...