Tag Archives: ISIS
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 ..
Four Terrorists Hanged In Pakistan
Islamabad: Four "hardcore terrorists" sentenced by military courts were executed in Pakistan on Wednesday. The Army's Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said the terrorists were involved in heinous offences including terrorism, killing of innocent civilians, attacking a mosque, destruction of..
Death Toll Rises To 43 In Military Operation Against Militants In Afghanistan
At least 43 militants were killed in military operations in Afghanistan, the Interior Ministry said on Sunday. "In the past 24 hours, Afghan National Defence and Security Forces launched eight counter-terrorism operations in Kunar, Wardak, Nangarhar, Zabul, Logar and Kunduz provinces," Xinhua new..
10 ISIS Suspects Held in Multi-State Operation
Ten ISIS activists were held yesterday by security agencies in a major multi-state operation. Police teams of Delhi, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Bihar and Andhra Pradesh were involved in raids against the terror group’s Khorasan module, officials said. All the ten from the age group ..
Love Jihad To Sabka Vikas: Can Modi Tame Yogi?
Did the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) desist from naming its Chief Ministerial candidate for UP before the assembly polls because it wanted to spring a nasty, or pleasant, surprise depending on one's point of view on an unsuspecting public? For some, the earlier deafening silence on a possible Chi..
IS Suspect Gunned Down in Lucknow After 11-hour Operation
A suspected IS operative was killed here in the wee hours of Wednesday after a 11-hour-long anti-terror operation conducted by the Uttar Pradesh Police's Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) commandos. Many efforts to persuade the suspect, who was holed up in a house in Haji colony of Thakurganj area, to surr..
Gujarat: Nabbed ISIS Brothers Hints 40 Names Of IS Operatives To Police
The two Islamic State(ISIS) terror group suspects arrested from Rajkot and Bhavnagar on Sunday have confessed to their plans of planting bombs in the thickly populated Trikon Baug and Gundawadi areas of Rajkot this week. On Monday, the suspects Waseem Ramodiya and his brother Naeem were remanded to ..
ISIS Suspects Arrested In Gujarat; Saurashtra Temple On Target
The Gujarat Anti Terror Squad (ATS) has arrested two brothers from the state for their alleged involvement in activities related to the terror group ISIS. Wasim and Nathin were arrested from Rajkot and Bhavnagar respectively, in an operation launched by the ATS. The NDTV reported that a temple..
IS leader killed in Afghanistan
An Islamic State (IS) militant group commander has been killed during a joint military operation in Afghanistan, the Interior Ministry said on Friday. Qari Moneb was killed during an anti-terrorism operation by Afghan National Security and NATO-led Resolute Support troops, Xinhua news agency quot..
200 Civilian Killed Mistakenly During Strike In Iraq,Syria: US Military
The US military has concluded that 11 civilians were inadvertently killed in airstrikes in Iraq and Syria which targeted Islamic State militants and equipment late last year. This brings the total number of innocent civilians killed since the US began striking IS to almost 200. US Central Comm..