Tag archive for ‘Nangarhar’
By pak_adnews On Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Mastermind of the 2014 attack on a Pakistani APS school has been killed in a US drone strike in Afghanistan

The mastermind of the 2014 attack on a Pakistani school that killed some 150 people, mainly children, has been killed in a US drone strike in Afghanistan, Pakistan’s military said on Wednesday. Umar Narai, also More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

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 Thursday, January 14th, 2016

Islamic State’s Khorasan Province claims attack on Pakistani consulate in Jalalabad

By Thomas Joscelyn The Islamic State’s Wilayat Khorasan, or “province” in Afghanistan and Pakistan, has claimed responsibility for an attack on the Pakistani consulate in Jalalabad, Afghanistan earlier today. More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, January 1st, 2016

‘Voice of the Caliphate’ propaganda radio broadcasts in Khorasan province

By Thomas Joscelyn The Islamic State’s so-called “province” in the Khorasan (an area covering Afghanistan and Pakistan) has set up a radio station to broadcast anti-Taliban messages and other propaganda. More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

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 Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Will ISIS hit Pakistan to nurture Afghanistan dream?

The ISIS, which hit Paris recently, has made a clear indication and that it is building its global capacity. While it has made its presence felt in large parts of the world, it is common knowledge that the ISIS More...