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The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the attack on a private construction firm in eastern Nangarhar province. Amaq News Agency, the pro-ISIS media outlet reported that the attack was...

By Khaama Press on Mar 7th, 2019

A Pakistani family having links with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group has been arrested while three suicide bombing vests have been confiscated in separate operations in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. Provincial governor’s spokesman Ataullah Khogyani told reporters Wednesday that a Pakistani man identified as Mohammad...

The Chief Executive of the Unity Government Abdullah Abdullah rejected the claims by Russia regarding the unidentified helicopters arming the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants. Speaking during a meeting of the cabinet of ministers, Abdullah said such claims are baseless that unidentified helicopters are arming and supplying the ISIS...

The Russian government has renewed claims regarding the delivery of arms and munitions to the ISIS militants by unidentified helicopters in northern parts of Afghanistan. “We again draw attention to flights by ‘unidentified’ helicopter in northern Afghanistan to deliver arms and munitions to the local ISIS militants and the Taliban cooperation...

A US airstrike targeted a hideout of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Khurasan (ISIS-K) in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, leaving at least two militants dead. The provincial security commandment in a statement said the airstrike was carried out in the vicinity off Nazian district. The statement further added that the US forces carried...

The Afghan security forces have arrested the recruitment leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group in eastern Ghazni province of Afghanistan. Provincial Security Chief Farid Ahmad Mashal told reporters that the ISIS recruitment leader Mullah Edris, also famous as Abuzar, was arrested by the security forces on Friday. He said the detained...

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Khurasan (ISIS-K) militants have beheaded at least three people working as attendants for a local school in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. The provincial government media office in a statement confirmed that the ISIS Khurasan militants have beheaded three workers of Malikyar High School in Khogyani district. The...

https://www.khaama.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/DOD_105750559-640x360-691k.mp4 The Afghan national defense and security forces carried out a series of heavy airstrikes and ground operations in response to the atrocities committed by the Islamic state of Iraq and Syria loyalists in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force video...

Militants affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group suffered heavy casualties during the US drone strike in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. The provincial government media office in a statement said at least eleven militants affiliated with the terrorist group were killed during the drone strike conducted...

The leader of Lashkar-e-Tayyiba Hafiz Saeed claims that the United States blames Pakistan for its failures in Afghanistan while accusing Washington of using ISIS as a weapon against the Muslim countries. Saeed who is also the leader of Milli Muslim League has said that “Daesh is a dangerous weapon created by the US which it is using against the Islamic...

The Global Witness organization has reported that both Taliban and Islamic State loyalists are smuggling talc minerals worth millions of Dollar to Pakistan. “Through interviews with informed sources and analysis of satellite imagery we have exposed how talc mining has become a key strategic priority for the Islamic State in Afghanistan (IS-KP),”...

The Russian defense minister Sergei Shoigu has claimed that the terror groups are moving to Afghanistan from Syria as he emphasizes on bolstering the capabilities of the Uzbekistan security forces. Shoigu reportedly made the remarks during his meeting with his Uzbek counterpart Abdusalom Azizov. Emphasizing that military cooperation between Russia and...

The Global Witness organization has reported that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Khurasan (ISIS-K) is extracting Talc from the deposits/mines in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. According to a new report by the Global Witness, citing unnamed sources, the group has brought in foreign engineers from Pakistan and Saudi Arabia and installed...

A top ISIS leader who was in charge of recruiting fighters for the terror group was arrested during an operation in capital Kabul. The Afghan Intelligence, National Directorate of Security (NDS), said the senior ISIS leader was arrested by the Special Forces of the intelligence directorate. A statement by NDS said the detained individual has been identified...

At least five militants affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group were killed by their own comrades in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. The provincial government media office in a statement said the militants were killed during infighting in the restive Achin district. In the meantime, the provincial government...