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New York: In a joint briefing to the Security Council on Tuesday, UN counterterrorism officials confirmed that the threat posed by Da’esh terrorist fighters and their affiliates remains “global and evolving”. more
Da’esh, affiliates remain ‘global and evolving’ threat, Security Council hears

New York: In a joint briefing to the Security Council on Tuesday, UN counterterrorism officials confirmed that the threat posed by Da’esh terrorist fighters and their affiliates rem ...

‘Great progress’ being made bringing Da’esh/ISIL terrorists to justice, Security Council hears

New York: Crimes committed by the Da’esh terror network in Iraq constitute some of the “most gruesome acts we have seen in recent history”, the UN Special Advisor remind ...

‘Turning point’ reached for survivors of ISIL crimes in Iraq, Security Council hear

New York: The international community has reached a “turning point” in pursuing justice for atrocities committed by the ISIL terrorist group in Iraq, the new head of a special ...

28 Taliban fighters killed in IS attack on Kabul airport

A Taliban official told Reuters on Friday that at least 28 members of the hardline Islamist group were among the people killed in explosions overnight outside the airport in Kabul.

World leaders condemn Kabul blasts

The world leaders have condemned Thursday's suicide bomb attacks at Kabul airport where terrified Afghans were desperately trying to take rescue flights to escape the Taliban rule.

Kabul Airport Blast: Death toll jumps to 110, including 13 US soldiers

Kabul: The death toll in the twin Kabul blasts on Thursday has risen to 110 including 13 US soldiers, according to media reports.

COVID sparks resurgence of ISIL terrorists, threatening international peace and security, Security Council hears

New York: The threat to international peace and security posed by ISIL terrorist fighters is “on the rise again”, the UN counter-terrorism chief told the Security Council on W ...

Iraq: ISIL’s acts of terror ‘divorced from the values of all faiths’

New York: Religious leaders from communities across Iraq called for greater “healing and reconciliation” during a UN-organized event on Thursday, reaffirming their commitment ...

Iraq: UN probe into ISIL atrocities making ‘real progress’, Security Council hears

New York ; The special UN Investigative Team probing ISIL atrocities in Iraq is making “real progress,” its chief said on Monday, as it begins to pinpoint the perpetrators of ...