Monthly Archives: April 2015

Islamic State Pakistan: Video allegedly shows IS active with mortar attacks on army in Khyber region

  Still from Islamic State video showing alleged mortar attacks against Pakistan army in Khyber region A video posted on Twitter from an account showing links to “Wilayet Tunisia” today showed further evidence that IS is allegedly active in Pakistan. … Continue reading

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Pakistan: Defence of Human Rights says state has not fulfilled promises on missing persons

Amina Masood Janjua carried away during a peaceful protest for missing persons Press Release 28th April 2015 On this day a year ago i.e, 28th April 2014 families of missing persons were subjected to intense baton charge. Many persons along … Continue reading

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Kathmandu: Videos and photos appear to show substantial earthquake damage

Kathmandu Nepal was hit today by an earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale.  A video dated April 25th 2015 (as yet unverified) posted by Shaniya Patak on YouTube appeared to show substantial damage, with multiple collapsed buildings and people … Continue reading

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Balochistan talk cancelled: LUMS student body stands firm for academic freedom

Guest blog from Hajrah Hammad  Islamabad — “…We will not remain silent,” the message read,  “We owe it to the people of Balochistan.” “We owe it to the hundreds found in mass graves. We owe it to the thousands of missing people. … Continue reading

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Drones: Why we should question White House statement on droning of western hostages

US drone victims Dr Warren Weinstein and Giovanni Lo Porto (image, Sky) The White House has just released the following statement on the killing of American hostages Dr Warren Weinstein held by al Qaida since 2011 and Giovanni Lo Porto … Continue reading

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Afghanistan: Islamic Emirate announce Spring Operations “Azm” (Resolve)

Statement by the Leading Council of the Islamic Emirate regarding the Inauguration of Spring Operations “Azm” (Resolve) سم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the name of Allah, the most Gracious, the most Merciful.   Allah Almighty says in the Holy Quran: … Continue reading

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Afghanistan: Statement of Islamic Emirate regarding beheading of several soldiers in Badakhshan

A few days earlier reports were published about the beheading of soldiers after fighting took place between Mujahideen and the Kabul administration in Badakhshan province. Following the incident, the Islamic Emirate launched its usual investigation as part of its Islamic … Continue reading

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