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UN Security Council strongly condemns wave of attacks in Iraq


September 13th, 2012 - 3:09 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- The 15 members of the United Nations (UN) Security Council (UNSC) on late Tuesday strongly condemned a wave of terrorist attacks across Iraq over the weekend that ... Read more...

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No compromise on Bangladesh’s security: Hasina


December 13th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 13 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Tuesday said her government would never compromise on the country's security and sovereignty."We believe in peace and peaceful coexistence with ... Read more...

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CHOGM asks members not to back terror


October 30th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Oct 30 (IANS) The Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) here Sunday called for "accelerated efforts" to conclude negotiations on a Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism (CCIT).In ... Read more...

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IBSA condemns terror attack in New Delhi


October 18th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, Oct 18 (IANS) The trilateral forum of India, Brazil and South Africa (IBSA) Tuesday condemned last month's terror attack in New Delhi and called for early conclusion ... Read more...

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Pakistan cannot continue to be safe haven for terror: US


September 21st, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 21 (IANS) While not yet willing to blame the Haqqani network for assassinating former Afghan president, US military leaders say they will continue to strongly pressure Islamabad ... Read more...

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UNSC condemns Delhi attack; vows to combat terror


September 8th, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Sep 8 (IANS) The UN Security Council has condemned in the strongest terms Wednesday's terrorist attack in Delhi and reiterated its determination to combat all forms of terrorism ... Read more...

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Despite differences, Pakistan, US need each other: Haqqani


August 9th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 9 (IANS) There is recognition in both Pakistan and the US that the two countries need each other even though there have been events that have given rise ... Read more...

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Difficult to stop Norway-style attack, says British official


July 25th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) British security forces might not be able to stop a Norway-style terror attack, Foreign Secretary William Hague has said.Hague said it was harder to prevent atrocities ... Read more...

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Zardari condemns Norway killings


July 23rd, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 23 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari Saturday condemned the terror attack in Norway which left at least 91 people dead.A bomb explosion Friday hit the headquarters of ... Read more...

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Shun violence or quit: Waziristan clerics to foreign terrorists


June 21st, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 21 (IANS) Condemning "various forms" of terrorism in North Waziristan, an assembly of clerics in the volatile area blamed foreign fighters for the problem and said they ... Read more...

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Osama’s death a major development, says Bangladesh


May 3rd, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 3 (IANS) Bangladesh has called Al Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden's death "a major development" and pledged its continued support to the war against terror."Bangladesh values its partnership ... Read more...

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UN condemns Belarusian subway station bombing


April 14th, 2011 - 7:31 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, April 14 (IANS) The UN Security Council has "condemned in the strongest terms the apparent terrorist attack" in Belarusian capital city Minsk which occurred Monday and killed 12 ... Read more...

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Pak will hopefully avoid becoming next US military target: James Jones


October 10th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 10 (ANI): Pakistan will "hopefully avoid" the 'unfortunate eventuality' of becoming the next US military target, US National Security Adviser James Jones has stated.In an interview to Spiegel Online, Jones ... Read more...

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US warned Pakistan against selective action on terror groups


September 29th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) Shortly after the failed Times Square bombing plot, the US warned Pakistan against playing "Russian roulette" with terrorist groups associated with Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), the group ... Read more...

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Chidambaram’s saffron terrorism remark rocks proceedings in Rajya Sabha


August 27th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 27 (ANI): The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Shiv Sena on Friday staged protests in the Rajya Sabha over Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram's statement on ... Read more...

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Regional cooperation essential to fight terrorism: Zardari


June 26th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 26 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari Saturday stressed the importance of regional cooperation and trans-national linkages to wipe out the scourge of terrorism from the South Asian region. "It ... Read more...

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Islamic scholars, clerics hail death for Kasab (Lead)


May 7th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 7 (IANS) Stating that Islam condemns terrorism in all forms, leading Islamic scholars and clerics Friday welcomed the death sentence for Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone surviving gunman ... Read more...

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Islamic scholars, clerics hail Kasab’s death penalty


May 7th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 7 (IANS) Stating that Islam condemns terrorism in all forms, leading Islamic scholars and clerics Friday welcomed the death sentence for Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab, one of the 10 ... Read more...

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‘Islamist extremists can destabilise Bangladesh’


March 23rd, 2010 - 10:26 am ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Most of the Muslim population in Bangladesh supports the secular state and abjures violence but Islamist extremists have the potential to destabilise that country, say ... Read more...

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TSA Makes Full Body Scanners Compulsory


March 17th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Mar 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The TSA has declared that it is pushing to make the use of the full body scanners in airports necessary, keeping in mind the fact ... Read more...

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Nigeria to conduct investigation into terrorist suspect


December 27th, 2009 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
Washington/Abuja, Dec 27 (DPA) Nigeria's Vice President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan Saturday ordered a full investigation of the circumstances surrounding an alleged terrorist attack on a US airplane by a Nigerian citizen, according ... Read more...

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Security situation has worsened, be prepared for all threats: PM (Lead)


October 20th, 2009 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Emphasising that the overall situation in India's "immediate neighbourhood has worsened", Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday cautioned the armed forces "to be equipped to deal with ... Read more...

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Argentina, India condemn 26/11, all forms of terrorism


October 14th, 2009 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.14 (ANI): Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner on Wednesday expressed deep shock and anguish over the terrorist attacks in Mumbai and reiterated the need for intensifying global cooperation ... Read more...

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France, India will halt barbarism of Taliban: Sarkozy


October 10th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Expressing solidarity with India after the attack on its embassy in Kabul Thursday, French President Nicolas Sarkozy has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh saying France ... Read more...

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London Olympics could face cyber attack: David Blunkett


April 27th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.27 (ANI): Former Home Secretary David Blunkett is likely to warn the Gordon Brown Government that the 2012 Olympic games in London could face a cyber attack.Terrorists could use sophisticated ... Read more...

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US policy more focussed on Pak, as it is a newer problem: General Jones


March 29th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 29 (ANI): US National Security Adviser General James Jones has said the new US policy is focused more intensively on Pakistan than in the past, because it's a newer problem ... Read more...

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Pak says terror allegations aimed at maligning our nation


January 14th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Jan.14 (ANI): Responding to the article "Transit point for fake rupees" in the New Straits Times yesterday, the Pakistan High Commission has said that the allegations in the article ... Read more...

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Sino-Pak accord to boost military cooperation


December 16th, 2008 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 16 (ANI): Pakistan and China have signed an agreement for military cooperation to take existing bilateral military ties to new heights.The signing ceremony took place in Beijing between Chairman ... Read more...

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China wants India and Pakistan to be good neighbours


December 5th, 2008 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec.5 (ANI):China has said that it would like both India and Pakistan to tone down tensions and function as good neighbours of the country. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Liu Jianchao said ... Read more...

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CPI-M condemns Mumbai terror attacks, calls for security revamp


November 30th, 2008 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday condemned the terrorist attack in Mumbai and demanded the government take measures to revamp the intelligence and security network to ... Read more...

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China, Pakistan condemn Mumbai terror attacks


November 30th, 2008 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 30 (Xinhua) Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi and his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi have condemned the Mumbai terror attacks.During a telephonic talk Saturday, the two ministers described "as heinous" ... Read more...

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Bring perpetrators to justice: UN Security Council


November 28th, 2008 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Nov 28 (IANS) The UN Security Council Thursday condemned the terrorist attacks in Mumbai and urged the international community to cooperate with India to bring perpetrators to justice. The Security ... Read more...

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Canadian foreign minister telephones Pranab


November 28th, 2008 - 3:49 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Nov 28 (IANS) Canadian Foreign Minister Lawrence Cannon spoke to his Indian counterpart Pranab Mukherjee Thursday to express his condolences for the victims of the Mumbai terror attacks. "This (Thursday) morning, ... Read more...

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Kazakhstan president grieved over Mumbai deaths


November 27th, 2008 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Astana, Nov 27 (IANS) Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev Thursday expressed his grief at the loss of lives after "horrendous acts" of terrorism in Mumbai.In his condolence message to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, ... Read more...

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Kazakh President condemns Mumbai terror attacks, sends condolences to Manmohan Singh


November 27th, 2008 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Astana/New Delhi, Nov.27 (ANI): The President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, on Thursday expressed his grief over the serial terror strikes in India''s financial capital Mumbai, and offered his condolences to the ... Read more...

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