Tag Archives: DAESH

French envoy Marc Barety applauded Pakistan’s efforts against terrorism

Islamabad: French Ambassador to Pakistan, Mr Marc Barety, Friday called on National Security Adviser (NSA) Lt. General (R) Nasser Khan Janjua and discussed matters pertaining to bilateral cooperation and regional security situation.NSA warmly received the guest and said that France was a great country with positive outlook. NSA’s opinion was sought …

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Egypt’s Grand Mufti called Islamic State a mislead and criminal group

Arif Qureshi Islamabad: Egypt’s Grand Mufti, Dr Shawki Ibrahim Abdel Karim Allam said Islamic State  or Daesh is a mislead and criminal group which has nothing to do with Islam, he said that Islam is a religion of peace and security that emphasizes on the well-being of humanity, The top …

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Pakistan and Rusia concerned over growing IS threat

Islamabad: Senior Pakistani and Russian officials on Wednesday held a comprehensive discussion on counter-terrorism and expressed grave concern over the rising threat posed by Daesh. The 7th Meeting of the Pakistan-Russia Joint Working Group on Counter Terrorism was held here on Wednesday at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The officials from …

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Presence of ISIS, AQIS ‘extremely worrying’ development: Dr Muhammad Faisal

Islamabad: Foreign Office spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal said the reach of AQIS and the installation of an Indian national as its Ameer were worrying developments, as they indicated an extension of Al-Qaeda network in India and the likelihood of increased Indian recruitment. in the weekly briefing on Thursday he said the presence of …

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TTP and nationalist insurgents still the most potent threat: PIPS Security Report

Islamabad: An Islamabad based think Tank Pakistan Institute of Peace Studies (PIPS)  issued its annual security repot, according to report despite a 16% decline in terrorist attacks in 2017, Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan and its associated groups remained the most potent threat; they were followed by nationalist-insurgent groups, especially Baluchistan Liberation Army …

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