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Pakistan Militants Worked with Daesh to Attack Police College

By Saud Mehsud DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan, Oct 26 – A faction of Pakistani Sunni militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) cooperated with Daesh this week in an attack on a police college that killed 59 people, the group’s spokesman told Reuters on Wednesday. The confirmation of a link between the two Sunni extremist groups will stoke

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Daesh Claims Attack on Pakistan Police Academy, 59 Dead

By Gul Yusufzai QUETTA, Pakistan, Oct 25 – Militant group Daesh said on Tuesday that fighters loyal to its movement attacked a police training college in Quetta in southwest Pakistan in a raid that officials said killed 59 people and wounded more than 100. Pakistani authorities have blamed another militant group, Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ), for the

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No One Is Safe

Quetta’s deadly attack on hospital proves no place is sacred for Daesh BY Mishaal khan Last week’s terror attacks in Quetta, Pakistan, saw three generations of lawyers, wiped out. Quetta has been one of the longest-suffering victims of terrorism since September 11, 2001 in both Pakistan and throughout the world. But the recent attack on

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Explosion Kills Eight, Injures Dozens in Pakistan City of Quetta

QUETTA, Pakistan, Feb 6  – At least eight people were killed and more than 40 wounded in a bomb blast on Saturday in Pakistan’s western city of Quetta, hospital officials said, the latest attack in a region that will be home to the planned route of the $46 billion China-Pakistan economic corridor. The blast occurred

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Blast Kills 14, Injures 20 Near Pakistan Polio Centre

QUETTA, Jan 13 – A suicide bomber killed at least 15 people, most of them police, outside a polio eradication centre in Pakistan’s western city of Quetta on Wednesday, police said following the latest militant attack on the anti-polio campaign in the country. The bomb ripped through a police van that had just arrived at

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