Tag archive for ‘IS’
By pak_adnews On Friday, January 15th, 2016

Indonesia Terror – Fangs of Terrorism griped the largest populated Muslim country

Police gather outside a restaurant near the scene of an attack in central Jakarta January 14, 2016. Militants launched a gun and bomb assault in the center of the Indonesian capital on Thursday, killing at least More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, December 29th, 2015

India cannot simply wish away the threat of the Islamic State

It is a remarkably complacent remark coming as it does from Union home minister Rajnath Singh. He has said that India has no threat from the terror organisation Islamic State (IS) and that Indian values will prevent More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

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 Monday, December 21st, 2015
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Pakistan Taliban reject Islamic State leader’s claim to be ‘caliph’

Pakistan’s Taliban have rejected Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s claim to be the global leader of all Muslims, the movement said in a statement seen by Reuters on Saturday. The Pakistani Taliban’s More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, December 17th, 2015

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 Thursday, December 17th, 2015

Russian airstrikes restore Syrian military balance of power

Airstrikes keep Assad afloat, help push diplomacy. Weeks of Russian airstrikes in Syria appear to have restored enough momentum to the government side to convince President Bashar Assad’s foes and the world community More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, December 4th, 2015

U.S. Targets Islamic State’s Baghdadi as Special Forces Gear Up

The U.S. is undertaking a significant effort to find and kill Islamic State’s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who has gone into hiding, an Obama administration official said. At the current pace, the U.S.-led coalition More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

Putin Accuses Turkey Of Shooting Down Russian Jet To Protect IS Oil Trade

Russian President Vladimir Putin accused Ankara of shooting down a Russian warplane to protect supplies of oil from the Islamic State group to Turkey. “We have every reason to think that the decision to shoot More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Pakistani Abid Naseer jailed in US for failed terror plot in Britain

A Pakistani man has been jailed in the US for being part of an al Qaeda plot to bomb a British shopping center in 2009. Abid Naseer was given a 40 year term but plans to appeal. The 29-year-old was jailed on Tuesday More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

US issues worldwide terror alert for citizens over increased threats

Americans have been warned to be alert to possible travel risks, especially during the holidays, following increased terrorist threats around the world. The State Department issued a travel alert, which will be More...