Syria’s Assad says Trump ‘an ally if he fights terrorists ‘

Syria’s Assad says Trump ‘an ally if he fights terrorists ‘

Syrian President Bashar al Assad said on Tuesday Damascus would have to “wait and see” if U.S. President-elect Donald Trump would change Washington’s policy on Syria but that he was ready to cooperate with him in fighting militants. In his first comments on Trump’s election victory, Assad said the Republican leader had made promising comments […]

A year after Paris attacks, former neighbours of terrorists feel forgotten

A year after Paris attacks, former neighbours of terrorists feel forgotten

A year after the deadly November 13 Paris attacks, people who lived near the terrorists say they lost everything in the ensuing police operation and have been forgotten by the authorities. Five days after the coordinated attacks – which included a mass shooting at the Bataclan concert hall and left 130 people dead across the […]

Taking Aleppo will ‘push terrorists back to Turkey’, says Assad

Taking Aleppo will ‘push terrorists back to Turkey’, says Assad

Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad said on Friday that the Syrian army’s capture of Aleppo, which has come under renewed bombardment in an effort to seize its rebel-held sector, would be “a springboard” to pushing “terrorists” back to Turkey. Rescue workers said that Syria’s military backed by Russian warplanes had killed more than 150 people in […]

Attacks across Europe: ‘Terrorists are not mentally ill’

Attacks across Europe: ‘Terrorists are not mentally ill’

Several of the perpetrators of recent attacks in Europe, from Nice to this weekend’s suicide bombing in Germany, have been reported to suffer from psychiatric problems. Yet for Dr. Samuel Leistedt, mental illness does not explain their actions. Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, the man who killed 84 people at the end of Bastille Day celebrations in […]

Two suspected terrorists of Shikarpur attack arrested in Sindh

Two suspected terrorists of Shikarpur attack arrested in Sindh

KARACHI: Two suspected terrorists connected to Shikarpur imambargah attack were arrested from interior Sindh on Friday, police official said. SSP Saqib Ismael Memon told media representatives that the terrorists were arrested after being identified by already arrested suspects during interrogation. He said two suicide jackets, a drum full of explosives and large quantity of weapons […]