Tag: ISIS

Suicide attack leaves at least 63 dead in Kabul

Newsroom24x7 Network Kabul: A suicide bomb attack at a minority Hazara ethnic community wedding in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Sunday, has left 63 people dead. An Afghan Interior Ministry spokesman said ISIS has claimed responsibility for the dastardly terror attack. ISIS has identitied the Kabul wedding hall bomber as ‘Abu Asim Al-Pakistani, according to available reports.

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Peace in Afghanistan: Can US Recipe be cherished in Afghanistan ever?

Major General S B Asthana,SM,VSM After several rounds of US Taliban Peace Talks in Doha, the reluctantly agreed upon ‘so-called intra-Afghan dialogue’ scheduled on April 19, 2019 was abruptly cancelled on April 18 amid seemingly insignificant disagreements about the size and composition of the Afghan delegation, which Taliban objected to. US State Department conveyed their

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NIA crackdown on ISIS module Harkat-ul- Harb-e-Islam

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: In an early morning action today, NIA carried out searches at 17 locations in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh in a major crackdown on an ISIS-inspired module styled as ‘Harkat-ul-Harb-e-Islam’, The NIA raids were conducted with active support of Delhi Police, Uttar Pradesh Police and UP ATS. On receiving credible information that a

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“Norway has supported US efforts to defeat ISIS and sent the right messages to North Korea”

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: “Norway has been ever so supportive of the US efforts to defeat terrorism, the defeat of ISIS, and have also been very supportive of efforts to send the right messages to North Korea.” This was stated by the US Secretary of State Rex W Tillerson as he welcomed the Norwegian Foreign

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Scourge of our planet is a small group of rogue regimes: Donald Trump

Newsroom24x7 Network United Nations, New York City: The US President Donald Trump said in his address to the UN General Assembly on Tuesday that the scourge of our planet today is a small group of rogue regimes that violate every principle on which the United Nations is based. They respect neither their own citizens nor

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US President’s Special Envoy to the Global Coalition against ISIS blasts the so-called “caliphate” in Iraq and Syria

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: US President’s Special Envoy to the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, Brett McGurk said here on Friday (4 August 2017) that in part of Syria and Iraq, ISIS has been kicked out of key terrain that they had held. At a special briefing, McGurk said: “When ISIS really arrived on the

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ISIS has not retaken a single square kilometer freed in coalition-enabled operations

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington: The Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS had a series of meetings hosted by Brett McGurk, the US President’s special envoy to the Coalition, in Washington this week. Briefing media-persons here on Thursday, on the latest in the campaign to defeat ISIS, Brett McGurk said the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, which welcomed

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The Mosul campaign against ISIS will culminate soon

Newsroom24x7 Network It is our mission to ensure that any foreign fighter that joins this organization in Iraq and Syria dies in Iraq and Syria. We are not just going to push them from one area to another. -Brett McGurk Special Envoy of the US President for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIS Baghdad: The

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Tillerson and Lavrov discuss Ukraine, Syria and ISIS in Washington

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington, DC: US Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson Tillerson met Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, here on 10 May and discussed the importance of defeating ISIS, de-escalating the violence in Syria, and ensuring that humanitarian assistance reaches hundreds of thousands of civilians throughout the country. The discussions between the US Secretary and

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“Bashar al-Assad should not be a part of a peaceful and stable Syria in future”

Newsroom24x7 Network   Lucca, Italy: Speaking on arms control and international security, Rex W. Tillerson, the US Secretary of State, today said here that many nations look to the Geneva process to resolve the Syrian conflict in a way that produces stability and gives Syria and the Syrian people the opportunity to determine their own

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US stand at NATO: Defeating ISIS must be the top priority

 Newsroom24x7 Network Brussels: The U.S. commitment to NATO – an Alliance forged from the ashes of World War II that has remained a necessary defense measure against common threats for more than half a century – is strong and this Alliance remains the bedrock for transatlantic security. At the top of this list, when it comes

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One terrorist killed in Lucknow after Bhopal-Ujjain train blast

Newsroom24x7 Network Lucknow: One terrorist was killed early today after 12 hours of fierce gun battle between the anti-terror squad (ATS) and the terrorist, who was holed up in a house in the outskirts of Lucknow. When the anti-terror operation ended, Uttar Pradesh Additional Director General of Police (Law and Order) Daljit Chaudhary said: “After

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Terror attack at a hospital in Pakistan and the Taliban-ISIS angle

Newsroom24x7 Staff Quetta (Pakistan): At least 93 people were killed, dozens of them lawyers, and over 100 others injured today when a Taliban suicide bomber struck mourners at a hospital here. The bomber struck at the government-run Civil Hospital in Quetta where the body of prominent lawyer and president of Balochistan Bar Association Bilal Anwar

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Second anniversary of attack by ISIS on the Yazidis: Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic says the crime of genocide still continues

Newsroom24x7 Staff Geneva: Two years ago, in the early hours of 3 August 2014, ISIS fighters had left their bases and brutally attacked the Yazidis of Sinjar, a distinct religious group whose beliefs and practice span thousands of years. An Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Syria, in its report “They Came to Destroy: ISIS Crimes

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