Tag archive for ‘Islamic State’
By pak_adnews On Tuesday, December 29th, 2015
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Annual Forecast 2016

Annual Forecast 2016 With old geopolitical realities resurfacing across Eurasia and commodity prices stuck in a slump, 2016 is shaping up to be an unsettling year for much of the world. A logical place to More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015
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Third Time’s a Charm; Will Saudi’s Newest Coalition Work?

Thirty-four states join Sunni anti-ISIS alliance The Islamic State has criticized a formation of 34 Sunni Muslim nations as “morons and fools” after Saudi Arabia announced it would form a grand coalition to 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 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...

The UN Day : Pakistan’s Peacekeeping Role
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 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...

By pak_adnews On Monday, December 7th, 2015
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Tashfeen Malik, Mom in California Rampage, Became Very Devout: Report

By F. Brinley Bruton A portrait of the southern California housewife who joined her husband on a deadly rampage at his office Christmas party last week has begun to emerge, with indications that she had become More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, December 7th, 2015
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Pakistani security seeks to tamp down reporting on California shooter

Tashfeen Malik and her husband Syed Rizwan Farook – California shooters supporters of IS – Islamic State By Mehreen Zahra-Malik Pakistani security forces appeared to be trying to dampen down reporting More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, December 4th, 2015
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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...