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Was former CIA chief in Pakistan Mark Kelton poisoned by ISI?

May 06, 2016

Was former CIA chief in Pakistan Mark Kelton poisoned by ISI?

A former CIA station chief in Pakistan, who presided over the May 2011 raid that killed Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, is believed to have been poisoned by the ISI, a media report said on Friday #Osama bin Laden #Al-Qaeda #Abbottabad #NewsTracker #The Washington Post #Mark Kelton
Algeria: Africa's largest mosque under construction as a 'heavy blow' to radical Islamists

May 06, 2016

Algeria: Africa's largest mosque under construction as a 'heavy blow' to radical Islamists

Algeria is building one of the world's largest mosques which officials say will serve as a buffer against radical Islam and crown the legacy of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika. #Al-Qaeda #France #NewsTracker #Algeria #Koran #Abdelaziz Bouteflika #Djamaa El Djazair #Museum of Islamic art and history
Bangladesh blogger death: India has reason to  be worried over Sheikh Hasina's terror policy

May 05, 2016

Bangladesh blogger death: India has reason to be worried over Sheikh Hasina's terror policy

Radical Islam is spreading its tentacles in Bangladesh. Whether it is through home grown extremists or the local unit of an Al Qaeda or ISIS franchise, is irrelevant #Al-Qaeda #Islam #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #Sheikh Hasina #Dhaka #islamic-state
United States asks Bangladesh to ensure secure environment to its citizens

May 03, 2016

United States asks Bangladesh to ensure secure environment to its citizens

Raising concerns over the recent spate of attacks on secular bloggers and minorities, the US has asked Bangladesh to ensure a "secure environment" to all its citizens. #United States #US #Al-Qaeda #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #John Kirby #blogger #islamic-state
Five years on, CIA re-creates Abbottabad killing of Bin Laden... on Twitter

May 02, 2016

Five years on, CIA re-creates Abbottabad killing of Bin Laden... on Twitter

The CIA has marked the anniversary of the killing of Osama bin Laden by live-tweeting ─ with a five-year delay ─ the raid by US special forces on the Al-Qaeda founder's compound in Pakistan. #United States #Barack Obama #Twitter #Osama bin Laden #Al-Qaeda #Pakistan #CIA #Abbottabad #Baghdad: #Chernobyl #live tweeting #islamic-state #IS #Shareworthy #White House Situation Room
We are concerned about potential Islamic State spurt in Bangladesh: US

Apr 29, 2016

We are concerned about potential Islamic State spurt in Bangladesh: US

The slaying in Bangladesh of a US Agency for International Development employee has intensified US concern that the strategically located South Asian country with traditions of religious tolerance is under threat from Islamic extremists. #US #Al-Qaeda #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #USAid #Sheikh Hasina #Islamic extremists #islamic-state #IS #Dabiq #US Agency for International Development
Gurudwara attack: Teens who bombed Sikh temple in Germany were IS sympathisers

Apr 29, 2016

Gurudwara attack: Teens who bombed Sikh temple in Germany were IS sympathisers

Two secondary school students accused of carrying out a bomb attack on a Gurudwara in the German city of Essen nearly two weeks ago are radical Islamists and sympathisers of the Islamic State (IS) and al-Qaeda, authorities said. #Al-Qaeda #Gurudwara #islamic-state #Duesseldorf #Gelsenkirchen #North Rhine Westphalia #Ralf Jaeger
Ceasefire needs to be 'urgently revitalised' before second round of peace talks: UN's Syria envoy

Apr 28, 2016

Ceasefire needs to be 'urgently revitalised' before second round of peace talks: UN's Syria envoy

The UN's Syria envoy said Thursday he planned to hold another round of peace talks, but called for ceasefire to be "revitalised" before setting a date. #United Nations #Syria #Al-Qaeda #Bashar al-Assad #Al-Nusra Front #Jaish Al-Islam #High Negotiations Committee (HNC)
Pakistan was aware of the US operation that killed Osama bin Laden: US journalist

Apr 27, 2016

Pakistan was aware of the US operation that killed Osama bin Laden: US journalist

Osama bin Laden was in Pakistan's detention for years and was killed after the country struck a deal with the US, a top American journalist has claimed. #World #US #Osama bin Laden #Al-Qaeda #Pakistan #Abbottabad #TheySaidIt #Asia
Al Qaeda claims responsibility for pro-LGBT editor murder, says he was 'pioneering' homosexuality

Apr 26, 2016

Al Qaeda claims responsibility for pro-LGBT editor murder, says he was 'pioneering' homosexuality

The Al Qaeda terrorist outfit today claimed responsibility for the brutal killings of Bangladesh's first LGBT magazine editor along with a friend here, saying they were executed for "pioneering" homosexuality in the Muslim-majority country. #Al-Qaeda #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #LGBT rights #Al-Qaeda in the Indian Sub continent (AQIS) #Julhash Mannan