Tag Archives: ISIS
Islamic State Group Claims Las Vegas Attack
The Islamic State group claimed that the shooting massacre in Las Vegas was carried out by one of its "soldiers" who had "converted to Islam" months ago. "The executor of the Las Vegas attack is a soldier of the Islamic State and he carried out the operation as a response" to calls to target coun..
Rohingyas Illegal Immigrants; Links To ISI And ISIS: Centre To Supreme Court
Terming the Rohingya refugees as "illegal" immigrants, the government today told the Supreme Court that some of them were part of a "sinister" design of Pakistan's ISI and terror groups such as the ISIS, whose presence in the country will pose a "serious" national security threat. The Ministry of..
Despite Of Widespread Muslim Population, ISIS Failed In India: Rajnath Singh
India has the largest Muslim population in the world but ISIS had been unable to establish itself in the country, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today in Delhi. Singh was giving a report card of his ministry on the completion of three years of the Narendra Modi led BJP government. "We have s..
11 Killed In Baghdad Car Bombing
Baghdad, May 30 (IANS) At least 11 persons were killed and 35 wounded in a car bomb explosion in downtown Baghdad on Tuesday morning, the Interior Ministry said. The incident took place when a booby-trapped car exploded at the busy intersection near al-Shuhadaa Bridge, across the Tigris River, in..
Islamic State Burns Its Archives In Mosul
Mosul, Iraq: Islamic State militants have begun torching their archives in their besieged bastion of Mosul's Old City, where Iraqi forces have launched a major offensive to route the jihadists by June 10, media reports said on Tuesday. "The militants began to burn large quantities of the archives..
Militants Stoned Man For ‘Cheating On Two Wives’ In Somalia
Mogadishu: Militants in Somalia have stoned a man to death in front of hundreds of onlookers for allegedly cheating on his two wives, a media report said. Dayow Mohamed Hassan, 44, was killed in the southern village of Ramo Adey by Al-Shabaab militants. Moalim Geedow, representing the Al Qaeda-li..
Seven Militants Killed In Afghan Airstrike
Kabul: Seven militants, including a Taliban commander, were on Tuesday killed in an airstrike targeting a Taliban hideout in Kunduz province of Afghanistan. "Acting upon intelligence reports, the security forces struck a Taliban hideout in Mullah Qali area of Dasht-e-Archi district in the morning..
British PM Warns Terrorism ‘Evolving Not Disappearing’
Taormina, Italy: Terrorist ideology is "evolving not disappearing", British Prime Minister Theresa May said at the Group of Seven (G7) summit of industrialized nations. Addressing a press conference on Friday shortly after the leaders signed a joint declaration on combating terrorism and extremis..
’11 Civilians Killed In Air Raids In Eastern Syria’
Damascus: A total of 11 persons from Syria's Deir Ezzor province died in air strikes believe to have been carried out by the US-led coalition against the Islamic State jihadist group, a British war-monitor said. The victims were from two families and are believed to have been killed by coalition ..
US Launches First Direct Strike In Syria
The US launched a direct airstrike against pro-Syrian forces in Syria who advanced inside a "de-conflicted zone" even though Russia urged them not to, the Washington-led coalition said. There was no immediate word on casualties in Thursday's strike northwest of the coalition base at Al Tanf, NBC ..