Haqqani network: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
India 7th most terror-affected country
Published: December 9, 2016
As per a report of Global Terrorism Index (GTI) 2016, which is released by Institute of Economics and Peace which is a think-tank based in Sydney, Australia India has been ranked 7th among a list of countries which are most affected by terrorism in 2015. India has been ranked among the top 6 Asian nations ..
Topics: Ahl-i Hadith • Global Terrorism Index • Haqqani network • Jaish-e-Mohammed • Kashmir conflict • Lashkar-e-Taiba • Military of Pakistan • Paramilitary organizations • Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan • Terrorism • War on Terror
US pledges $900 million to Pakistan
Published: December 4, 2016
A defence bill that pledges $900 million as assistance has been passed by the US House of Representative. A substantial amount of it will depend on the certification by Pentagon that Pakistan has undertaken apparent steps against the dreadful Haqqani network. The bill has an upper limit of the reimbursement amount of $1.1 billion, out ..