Pointing out that though there have been no inputs so far about IS infiltrating terrorist ranks in Pakistan, he said that such a possibility cannot be ruled out.
Obama was briefed on the ways US can enhance its existing security and intelligence cooperation with partners, building on recent discussions at the G20 Summit in Antalya.
The tunnels were complete with sleeping quarters, wired with electricity and fortified with sandbags.
The highest number of deserters, as per the reports, were from Syria (21), followed by Saudi Arabia (9) and four each from Tunisia and Indonesia.
The terrorist outfit Islamic State or ISIS, which has captured territories in Iraq and Syria, was behind the recent attacks in Paris that killed 130 people.
“Be aware of immediate surroundings and avoid large crowds or crowed places,” the US State Department said.
The discovery of the vest came as Belgium’s prime minister cited a “serious and imminent” threat justifying keeping the highest alert level operational for at least another week.
“Certainly their efforts and the resources that they can bring to bear would be important. But thus far, they’ve been unable to do that,” said Josh Earnest.
Hence, fighters from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh as well as countries such as Nigeria and Sudan are considered inferior to Arab fighters, sources revealed.
In September, Telegram announced a feature called Channels, where users can broadcast messages to a number of followers. Channels has proved to be popular with the IS.
Barack Obama called on Russia to make a “strategic adjustment” and drop its support for Assad, insisting the violence in Syria cannot be stopped as long as Assad is in office.
Prime Minister Charles Michael, speaking at a news conference after the emergency government meeting, said “We urge the public not to give in to panic, to stay calm. We have taken the measures that are necessary.”
France’s army chief of staff on Sunday said that he sees no short term military victory in the fight against Islamic State as Paris intensifies its strikes on targets in Syria following the deadly attacks in the French capital. President Francois Hollande has called for a grand coalition, including the United States and Russia, to […]
The resolution’s text calls on nations “with the capacity to do so” to “take all necessary measures” to “redouble and coordinate their efforts to prevent and suppress terrorist acts” committed by IS, or ISIS.
France’s National Police say a 7-year-old Belgian shepherd named Diesel was “killed by terrorists” on Wednesday during a raid in Saint-Denis, north of Paris.