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    Biden’s CIA pick William Burns to focus on China threat

    Veteran US diplomat William Burns, nominated to lead the CIA, pledged Wednesday to keep the agency free of politics and said China would be...

    UN report vindicates Pakistan’s stance on cross-border terrorism

    A new UN report on Daesh/ISIS and al-Qaeda vindicates Pakistan’s longstanding position on the threat of Afghan-based terrorist groups, according to Islamabad. Pakistan has long...

    Taliban are not sticking to the promises made in the Afghan peace deal: Pentagon

    The Taliban are not meeting the promises they made in the peace agreement with the United States, including reducing violence and cutting ties with...

    Turkey faces mysterious jihadi enemies in Idlib

    Jan 25, 2021 Obscure jihadist teams have stepped up assaults on Turkish forces in Syria’s rebel-held province of Idlib, including to Turkey’s...

    US files charges against main culprits behind the 2002 Bali bombings

    US military prosecutors have filed formal charges against an Indonesian Islamic extremist and two others in the 2002 Bali bombings and 2003 Jakarta attack,...

    Pakistan urges on UNSC to classify RSS as ‘terrorist’

    Pakistan has urged the UN Security Council to designate “violent nationalist groups” including India’s hardline Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) as proscribed outfits like other...

    Three lifeless in Sinai bombings

    Dec 18, 2020 Explosions within the Sinai Peninsula have left at the least three Egyptian troopers lifeless. Two roadside bombs exploded within the...

    Australian special forces ‘unlawfully killed’ 39 in Afghanistan

    Australia’s elite special forces “unlawfully killed” 39 Afghan civilians and prisoners, including summary executions as part of initiation rituals, according to evidence in a...

    Op-ed: Pakistan’s war against terror post 9/11

    It’s important to understand the difference between Al Qaeda and Afghan Taliban. The former itself emerged from another organization. This was the Maktab al...

    Pakistan: rediscovering itself by shedding old labels

    When 20 years ago PTV aired the destruction of World Trade Centre live, Pakistanis miles away sat glued to their television screens as the...