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After ‘caliphate’ collapse, ISIS militants head to Afghanistan

Europeans are among those who have joined IS-K

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April 30, 2019

 

Will seek Pakistan’s help to eliminate terrorists: Sri Lankan PM

Says Pakistan fully supports Sri Lanka’s war on terror

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April 26, 2019

 

Sehwan bombing: Prime suspects from Daesh killed in Shikarpur encounter, says police

The suspected militants were also involved in the Shikarpur suicide attack in 2015

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February 28, 2019

 

TTP, ISIS remain potent threat to Pakistan’s security despite decline in terror attacks: report

At least 595 people were killed in terror attacks in 2018

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January 7, 2019

 

Explosions rock Kabul govt compound in ongoing attack

Afghan security forces have killed two of the attackers

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December 24, 2018

 

US soldier gets 25 years in prison for backing ISIS

He became sympathetic to them in 2016

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December 5, 2018

 

Pakistan’s new NAP to revamp cyber security to counter terror

New laws would likely need to be passed

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December 5, 2018

 

At least 22 Afghan police killed in Taliban ambush: official

The convoy had been travelling from Farah city to Juwain district when it came under attack

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November 26, 2018

 

US ‘war on terror’ has killed 500,000 people: study

Nearly 7,000 US troops have been killed in Iraq and Afghanistan

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November 9, 2018

 

The Daesh dumped over 6,000 bodies in mass graves in Iraq: UN

Up to 12,000 people may be buried in the 202 mass graves found in Iraq

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November 7, 2018

 

Narco-killer heroin, more deadly than suicide bombers in Pakistan

43% of the drugs produced in Afghanistan go through Pakistan

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October 27, 2018

 

Eight killed in suicide attack on Afghan election candidate

Helmand is a Taliban stronghold

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October 9, 2018

 

ISIS leader Baghdadi’s deputy sentenced to death on terror charges

Ismail Alwan Salman al-Ithawi was arrested in February

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September 19, 2018

 

Karachi police arrest three suspected ISIS kidnappers

The identities of suspected militants were not revealed by the police.

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September 12, 2018

 

ISIS weakening provided al Qaeda opportunity to regain its former status: NATO

Al Qaeda is trying to regain its primacy over international militancy as Islamic State loses ground

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September 4, 2018

 

Suicide attack on Afghan educational centre leaves 48 dead

The death toll from a suicide blast at an educational centre in the Afghan capital on Wednesday reached 48, with another 67 wounded. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast, which came after several weeks of relative calm in Kabul, according to Reuters. AFP adds: Afghanistan has been reeling from a recent…

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August 15, 2018

 

‘At least 100 security forces killed’ in fight for Afghan city

At least 100 security forces have been killed in the ongoing struggle to push the Taliban from the embattled Afghan city of Ghazni, a government minister said Monday, four days after the fighting began. The announcement came as fresh reinforcements were deployed to the provincial capital and air strikes targeted Taliban positions, according to defence…

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August 13, 2018

 

Afghanistan says surrendered Islamic State fighters are war prisoners: US general

Afghanistan told the United States that Islamic State fighters who surrendered last week will be treated as prisoners of war, and not honored guests, despite the warm welcome they had initially received, a top U.S. general said on Wednesday. While pressure has been building for peace talks between the Western-backed government in Kabul and the…

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August 8, 2018

 

Six dead as gunmen storm Afghan govt building, 11 killed in bus bombing

Gunmen Tuesday stormed an Afghan government office in Jalalabad during a meeting with foreign aid agencies, killing at least six people in the latest of a series of assaults in the eastern city. On the other side of the country a roadside bomb apparently intended for security forces hit a passenger bus and killed 11…

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July 31, 2018

 

Militants attack Afghan midwife training centre: officials

Militants attacked a midwife training centre in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, officials said, in the latest violence in the war-torn country.

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July 28, 2018

 

15 Afghan Taliban killed in attack by suspected ISIS rivals: officials

Suspected Islamic State militants attacked Taliban fighters attending a funeral in northern Afghanistan on Tuesday and killed at least 15 in the latest violence between the rival groups, officials said. Another five Taliban were wounded in the attack on a house in Sayad district in Sari Pul province, the provincial police chief Abdul Qayum Baqizoi…

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July 17, 2018

 
 
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