Khalifa Umar Mansoor, whose faction claimed responsibility for the attack on Bacha Khan University, says they will continue to attack schools across Pakistan as these are the ‘foundations that produce apostates’
Authorities call it a ‘barbaric and brutal attack against innocent civilians’
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Jan. 22, 2016) — Somalia’s Islamist Shebab militants killed at least 19 people when 5 gunmen detonated a bomb before storming a popular seaside restaurant in the capital Mogadishu, police said Friday, January 22.
The attack comes after the Taliban declared TV stations Tolo and 1TV as legitimate ‘military targets’
KABUL, Afghanistan (Jan. 21, 2016) —Mourners in the Afghan capital held emotionally charged funeral ceremonies Thursday, January 21, for 7 employees of popular TV channel Tolo who were killed in a Taliban suicide bombing, which rights groups denounced as a “war crime”.
Sharif vows a ‘ruthless’ response to the massacre and orders security forces to hunt down the perpetrators
CHARSADDA, Pakistan (Jan. 21, 2016) — Pakistan observed a day of national mourning Thursday, January 21, for the 21 people killed when heavily armed gunmen stormed a university in the troubled northwest, exposing the failings in a national crackdown on extremism.