islamic militants

White House Says Has No Evidence Russia Killed Daesh’s Adnani

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE, Sept 1  – The White House does not have evidence suggesting Russia was involved in an air strike that killed Daesh leader Abu Muhammad al-Adnani, a spokesman said on Wednesday. The United States and its coalition partners carried out a strike on Tuesday against Adnani, one of the last living senior

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Daesh Militants Launch New Attacks in Eastern Afghanistan

By Rafiq Sherzad and Mirwais Harooni KABUL, June 26 – Heavy fighting between Daesh militants and government security forces has claimed dozens of lives in eastern Afghanistan, officials said on Sunday. In recent months insurgents claiming allegiance to Daesh had largely appeared to be bottled up in a mountainous area along the border with Pakistan under threat

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Kidnappers Snatch Son of Top Provincial Judge in Pakistan

By Syed Raza Hassan KARACHI, Pakistan, June 21 – Masked men kidnapped the son of a senior Pakistani judge in the southern port city of Karachi, police said on Tuesday, suspecting the victim could be used as a bargaining chip in negotiations to free imprisoned Islamist militants. Awais Ali Shah, the son of Sindh High

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