Tag archive for ‘Iraq’
By pak_adnews On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
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Iran steps up recruitment of Shiite mercenaries in Afghanistan for Syrian war

With gelled hair spiked high and wearing a Dolce & Gabbana shirt, the young Afghan man looks more like a fashionista than a religious warrior ready to give his life for jihad in Syria. The man wanted to leave More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, June 6th, 2016
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The Contours Of Online Radicalization Of Muslim Youth And Remedial Measures

By Iftikhar Hussain The prominent role of internet in propagating and perpetuating violent ideology is well known. The internet has been a boon to terrorist recruitment where extremists find some surprising tools More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, January 8th, 2016
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World powers moving towards alliance with Taliban in the battle against ISIS

By Kim Sengupta The Russians want them on their side; so do the Chinese and the Iranians. The Taliban, whom the Americans and British have spent 15 years trying to defeat, are now increasingly in demand as valued 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 Monday, January 4th, 2016
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Saudi Arabia feels force of Shia anger

Protesters denounce the execution of Nimr al-Nimr outside the Saudi embassy in Tehran on Sunday By Simeon Kerr in Dubai and Heba Saleh in Cairo Saudi Arabia’s shock decision to execute the dissident Shia cleric More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, December 31st, 2015
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ISIS members arrested in Pakistan Sialkot region

By Farhan Bokhari  and Victor Mallet Pakistan has arrested eight alleged members of Isis near Sialkot in Punjab province, in the latest move by a south Asian government to counter the widening influence of the More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015
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Western troops can’t stop ISIS. And Saudi Arabia’s won’t stop ISIS

By  Shikha Dalmia Some problems don’t get solved because those who have the will don’t have the way — and those who have the way don’t have the will. Defeating ISIS is just such a problem. The More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015
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Why Saudi Arabia’s anti-terror coalition won’t work

Saudi Crown Prince and Defence Minister Mohammed bin Salman announced the formation of the coalition of 34 Muslim nations on Dec. 15 By Salman Rafi      The formation of the Saudi Arabia-led “anti-terror” 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...