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.
The year 2022 ended with December being the deadliest month (thus far) for Pakistan’s security personnel over a decade. The Center for Research & Security Studies’ (CRSS) annual security report for 2022 states that Pakistan faces a grave threat from “the emergence of a new terror triad” comprising banned groups like the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), […] The post Pakistan Faces Threat From ‘New Terror Triad’ appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
Since assuming power in Kabul in August 2021, the Afghan Taliban have faced an arch-rival in the form of IS-Khorasan (ISKP). Besides facing almost regular attacks on their leaders and commanders inside Afghanistan, the Afghan Taliban have to deal with a situation where their more radicalised members and commanders are shifting loyalties to join the IS-Khorasan. […] The post TTP May Prove To Be The Tip Of An Iceberg: Considerations For The Proposed Military Action appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.