South Asian security experts downplay Islamic State threat

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 01 May 2019 12:45:30 +0000

South Asian security experts downplay Islamic State threat

Indian and Bangladeshi officials and security experts largely dismissed a fresh threat of violence from an Islamic State-aligned media group.

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IS leader outlines path forward for his group post-caliphate

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 01 May 2019 12:36:22 +0000

IS leader outlines path forward for his group post-caliphate

No longer burdened by territory and administration, IS group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi outlined the new path forward for his group.

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After grief and chaos, picture of Sri Lanka bombers emerges

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Sat, 27 Apr 2019 03:08:34 +0000

After grief and chaos, picture of Sri Lanka bombers emerges

An impatient little girl in a pretty dress pulls on the hand of a man, possibly her grandfather, as they cross a brick courtyard outside

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Sri Lanka Muslims, refugees fear backlash from Easter attack

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 11:46:17 +0000

Sri Lanka Muslims, refugees fear backlash from Easter attack

Hundreds of Ahmadi Muslims, who finally found peace in Sri Lanka, fear backlash after the Easter bombings that killed over 350 people.

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Father of suspected Easter bombers arrested; Colombo on edge

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 10:08:51 +0000

Father of suspected Easter bombers arrested; Colombo on edge

The father of two of the suspected Easter suicide bombers was arrested on suspicion of aiding his sons, Sri Lanka’s former navy chief said.

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Sri Lanka Catholic churches halt public services over security fears

Credit to Author: cmiranda| Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 08:57:34 +0000

Sri Lanka Catholic churches halt public services over security fears

Colombo, Sri Lanka — Sri Lanka’s Catholic churches on Thursday suspended all public services over security fears, as thousands of troops joined the hunt for suspects in deadly Easter bombings that killed nearly 360 people.

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More than 200 people dead in Sri Lanka blasts

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 23:15:24 +0000

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka: More than 200 people were killed and hundreds more wounded in nine bombings that rocked churches, luxury hotels and other sites in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday…READ

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