Tag archive for ‘IS’
By pak_adnews On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
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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...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015
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The Next Wave: Afghans Flee To Europe in Droves

By SPIEGEL ONLINE, Hamburg, Germany Redwan Eharai’s journey ends where it began: in Afghanistan, in the city of Herat. Eharai, a 15-year-old boy, is carrying the heavy body of his mother Sima up the More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, November 2nd, 2015
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Russia plane A-321 ‘broke up in air’, bodies flown home from Egypt

A Russian airliner that crashed in Egypt broke up “in the air”, an investigator said, as the bodies of many of the 224 people killed on board were flown home. President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi urged patience More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, October 2nd, 2015
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Putin’s Blitz Leaves Washington Rankled and Confused

On Monday, Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered a blistering critique of US foreign policy to the UN General Assembly. On Tuesday, Barack Obama shoved a knife in Putin’s back. This is from Reuters: “France More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, October 2nd, 2015
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Russia Bombs ISIS

After announcing it would conduct aerial operations in Syria, Russian warplanes struck Islamic State targets straightaway – in contrast to Washington’s campaign, attacking Syrian and Iraqi infrastructure targets, More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, August 31st, 2015
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Why American policy abroad strengthens groups like ISIS.

By Nicolas J. S. Davies Thirteen years ago [in relation to date of publication], a draft dodger from Texas stood on a pile of rubble in New York City and promised, “The people who knocked these buildings down More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015
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Al Qaeda hasn’t gone away

Islamic State fighters pose on an anti-aircraft vehicle on Aug. 7, 2014 after seizing a Syrian army military base near the city of Raqqa. Despite the rise of IS, it remains a more dangerous opponent for the West By More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, June 17th, 2015
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Afghan Taliban warn IS leader not to interfere in Afghanistan

The Taliban Tuesday warned the leader of the Islamic State group against waging a parallel insurgency in Afghanistan, after a string of defections and reported clashes with militants loyal to IS. The Middle Eastern More...