A day after the deadly Peshawar suicide bombing that claimed 100 lives, Defence Minister Khawaja Asif has hinted at an operation against terrorism, stressing the need for a national consensus in this regard. Some 100 people were martyred, and many others are injured as a suicide bomber exploded himself in a mosque situated near Peshawar’s […] The post Defence Minister Hints At Anti-Terror Operation In Wake Of Peshawar Blast appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
The scourge of terrorism has returned with a vengeance, a stark reminder of the tenuous security foundations over which the edifice of our national security is erected. According to Italian extremist ideologue Carlo Piscane, an act of terrorism is “propaganda by deed”. The worst deed in this violent propaganda has today taken more than 95 […] The post Peshawar Suicide Attack Calls For Review Of Afghan Policy & Bolstering Counterterrorism Capabilities appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
Four terrorists were neutralized in an intelligence-based operation (IBO) conducted on Saturday by Peshawar’s Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) and security forces. According to the CTD, Saturday’s IBO was based on credible intelligence regarding the presence of suspected terrorists in Peshawar’s Sango and Sarband localities. The initial objective of the operation was to arrest the suspected […] The post CTD Eliminates Four Militants In Peshawar IBO appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.