Army hands over list of 76 terrorists to Afghanistan RAWALPINDI, Feb 17 (APP): Director General Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor Friday said Pakistan Army had handed over a list of 76 terrorists to Afghanistan, asking “to take immediate action/be handed over to Pakistan.” Afg Embassy officials called in GHQ. Given list of 76 Ts hiding
KARACHI: One alleged terrorist was gunned down by law enforcement agencies, who also detained as many as 33 suspects from various parts of Karachi in the wee hours of Monday. Officials of the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) conducted an operation in Karachi’s Korangi area in which one alleged militant was killed. Sources claimed that while one
Reuters: When nine-year-old Murad got the chance to flee from Islamic State – the group that repeatedly raped his mother and slaughtered or enslaved thousands from his Yazidi minority – he hesitated. So powerful was the indoctrination during his 20-month captivity in Iraq and Syria that the boy told his mother he wanted to stay
By Kinda Makiyeh DAMASCUS (Reuters) – Palmyra’s renowned Temple of Bel, blown up by Islamic State last year, is not beyond repair but the full extent of damage in the ancient city could take weeks to establish because of mines laid amid the ruins, Syria’s antiquities chief said. Satellite pictures taken after the 2,000-year-old temple
Brussels(Reuters) – Brussels Airport will partially reopen for passenger flights on Sunday,12 days after its departure hall was destroyed by suicide bombers. The country’s main airport has not handled passenger flights since two suspected Islamist militants carried out the suicide attacks. The bombs and a separate one a metro train in the city killed 35 people,including
LAHORE: At least five suspected terrorists affiliated with Al Qaeda’s Afzal Group were killed in an encounter with security forces in Nawab Town area late on Tuesday night. A police team of Crime Investigation Agency (CIA) conducted a raid at a house in Raiwind Road area after receiving credible intelligence, said a Lahore police spokesman.
Syrian Army troops and militias allied with them are pushing back Islamic State fighters from Palmyra, the city where the terrorists destroyed precious historic artifacts after capturing it last year, media reports say. Pro-Damascus forces have ousted the militants of IS (formerly known as ISIS/ISIL) from the northern hotel district, a RIA Novosti correspondent reported.
By Robert-Jan Bartunek, Philip Blenkinsop and Clement Rossignol BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Armed Belgian police, with French support, were besieging a house after one or more gunmen wounded three officers during a raid on Tuesday in Brussels linked to the investigation of November’s Islamist attacks in Paris, officials said. Streets around the house in a southern
Rawalpindi – February 10, 2016: Corps Commanders Conference was held here today. General Raheel Sharif,COAS presided over the meeting. Forum took a holistic review of internal and regional security situation including reconciliation in Afghanistan and security of CPEC. Participants discussed the importance of timely and dignified return of TDPs. COAS reiterated that all efforts and