Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

Pakistan Terrorist Declared as ‘Global Terrorist’ by the UN

Published: July 17, 2020

The United Nations has designated Noor Wali Mehsud from Tehrik-e-Taliban as a global terrorist for participating in the financing, planning and implementing terrorist acts on behalf and in support of the organizations associated with al-Qaida. The UN Security Council 1267 ISIL and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee has taken this decision and the said terrorist will now ..

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U.S. designates Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan chief as Global Terrorist

Published: September 13, 2019

On the eve of the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the U.S. Department of State has designated Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Noor Wali Mehsud as a ‘Specially Designated Global Terrorist’. Impact of Designation The designation is part of the US strategy to block the necessary resources for terrorists to plan and carry out attacks. Once designated all of ..

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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 ..

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Terrorist attack Pakistan’s Kamra air base

Published: August 23, 2012

  Pakistan’s security structure was breached when terrorists belonging Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) attacked Pakistan Air Force’s Minhas Base in Kamra (a two-hour drive from Islamabad). Although all the terrorists were killed in the battle, the assault killed more than a dozen security personnel and destruction of three JF-17 thunder aircrafts. The attack was done to ..

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Current Affairs : International : July 31 – August 5, 2009

Published: August 5, 2009

July 29, 2009: China’s Views on Co2 EmmissionsJuly 31, 2009: U.S. signs U.N. disabilities Pact July 31, 2009: Nigerian Islamic sect leader Mohammed Yusuf killed in Police detentionAugust 1, 2009: Russia Opens a plant in TajikistanAugust 5, 2009: Pak bans 25 organisations, including JuD and LeT July 29, 2009: China’s Views on Co2 EmmissionsChina says ..

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