[KhaamaPress] Mangal Bagh ...a former bus driver, now head of the Deobandi bandido group Lashkar-e-Islam and the Terror of Khyber Agency... , head of Pakistain’s Lashkar-e-Islam ...a group of Islamic bandidos infesting Khyber Agency. It was headed by a former bus driver and eventually folded into the TTP... was killed in an IED explosion on Thursday in Nangarhar
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[IsraelTimes] A blast outside the Israeli embassy in New Delhi on Friday damaged cars but did not cause injuries, police said.
Israeli authorities were treating the earth-shattering kaboom as a suspected terror attack aimed at the embassy, The Times of Israel has learned, and was stepping up security precautions at missions around the world.
"The assessment is that this was an attempted attack aimed at the embassy this evening," Ambassador Ron Malka later told Channel 12 News, adding that the blast went off "a few dozen meters from the embassy walls."
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[NRTtv] SULAIMANI — One child was killed and four others were wounded in a bomb blast in Jalawla’s Wahda neighborhood early on Friday (January 29), according to a security source.
The source, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, told NRT that Islamic State (ISIS) was to blame, but that it had likely planted the device years ago.
UNICEF’s acting Representative in Iraq Paula Bulancea on Thursday expressed concern about several recent incidents in Iraq and the Kurdistan Region in which at least seven children were killed or wounded.
“Children and adolescents have the right to safety at all times, free from all forms of violence” under international law, Bulancea said.
In December, 2017, the Iraqi Security Forces, in cooperation with the Peshmerga and the Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) and aided by Coalition airstrikes, declared victory over ISIS. Since then, the militant group has resorted to guerrilla hit-and-run tactics, but remains a potent threat in some parts of the country.
[BenarNews] At least three people died and scores were maimed in a pair of roadside kaboomings carried out by Islamic State ...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that they were al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're really very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear western pols talk they're not really Moslems.... -allied Filipino holy warriors in the southern Philippines on Wednesday, officials said, in the volatile region’s latest bloodshed.
The attacks in North Cotabato and Maguindanao provinces occurred despite a strengthened military presence since mid-2020, when President Rodrigo Duterte signed a law giving government security forces sweeping powers to tackle terrorism.
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January 21, 2021
[BenarNews] Five suspected members of an Islamic State ...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that they were al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're really very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear western pols talk they're not really Moslems.... -linked Filipino holy warrior group, including a senior lieutenant to its leader, were killed during separate raids by government security forces in the southern Philippines on Thursday, police said.
January 6, 2021
Police in Indonesia’s South Sulawesi province rubbed out two suspected Islamic faceless myrmidons Wednesday with alleged links to Indonesian jacket wallahs who attacked a church in the southern Philippines in 2019, officials said.
The suspects — a man and his son-in-law — were slain as they violent mostly peacefully resisted arrest while officers moved in to take them and more than a dozen others into custody from a house in the bucolic provincial capital Makassar, the National Police said, initially identifying the two by their initials only.
[AlMasdar] The Daraa Governorate has witnessed a wave of violence to start the new year, amid the mobilization of Syrian Arab Army (SAA) troops to several areas across this region of southern Syria.
According to the latest reports from the Daraa Governorate, Syrian Arab Army (SAA) troops are on high alert after a string of coordinated attacks launched by sleeper cells belonging to the Free Syrian Army ... the more palatable version of the Syrian insurgency, heavily influenced by the Moslem Brüderbund... (FSA) and their allies.
These events in Daraa followed the liquidation of a town’s governor by a group of assailants, believed to reconciled rebels from the Free Syrian Army.
This latest violence has prompted the Russian Armed Forces to get involved in southern Syria, as they attempt to negotiate a peace agreement between the reconciled rebels and Syrian Arab Army.
However, women are made to be loved, not understood... all attempts to ease the tensions in southern Syria have failed thus far, with all parties refusing to yield to the demands of the other.
Among the demands from the Syrian government is the expulsion of FSA commanders accused of plotting attacks. According to a report from Daraa, the government is seeking to transport these commanders to the Idlib Governorate, similar to the previous arrangement made with the FSA and Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham, formerly al-Nusra, before that it was called something else ...al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate, from which sprang the Islamic State... (HTS) fighters in the Summer of 2018.
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