January 2016

Triple bombing kills dozens in Syria

GENEVA — A triple bombing killed at least 50 people in a predominantly Shiite suburb south of the Syrian capital of Damascus on Sunday even as a U.N. mediator held his first meeting with members…


Pakistan Taliban Still Deadly

By Manish Rai Recently Pakistani Army boasted they had the Pakistan taliban also known as Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) on run and are in disarray. It was claimed that the punishing, yearlong offensive had ousted the…






US General Sees Afghanistan ‘Deteriorating’

Washington, D.C. The U.S. Army general picked to lead U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan warns the security situation there is deteriorating despite a valiant effort by Afghan forces. Lieutenant-General John “Mick” Nicholson told the…


IS Radio Expands Reach in Afghanistan

JALALABAD, AFGHANISTAN— The Islamic State group in Afghanistan has added new programming to its radio broadcasts that the Afghan government has failed to take off the air. The IS-run FM station “Voice of the Caliphate,”…