Tag: Islamic State

Explained: Who are the rebels in northern Mozambique?

With more than a week of fierce fighting including beheaded bodies in the streets, the battle for the northern Mozambique town of Palma has highlighted...

Bombay HC upholds bail to alleged ISIS member Areeb Majeed

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday upheld a special court’s order granting bail to 27-year-old Areeb Majeed, accused of having links with the Islamic State...

Lloyd J. Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief

WASHINGTON – Lloyd J. Austin, a West Point graduate who rose to the Army’s elite ranks and marched through racial barriers in a 41-year career,...

From hope to agony, what’s left of the Arab Spring after nearly 10 years?

Beirut: Ten years ago, a wildfire of revolts in the Arab world touched off an unlikely series of events that swelled, then dashed many hopes,...

Taliban welcome Trump tweet promising early troop withdrawal

Afghanistan’s Taliban on Thursday welcomed a tweet from President Donald Trump in which he promised to have the last of the U.S.’s troops out of...

multilateralism: View: For the post-coronavirus world, we will need to reinvent multilateralism

Who would have thought that an epidemic gone viral, tears and fears in a locked down world, clear skies and clean air would accompany us...