Islamic State, other terrorist organizations recruiting NRIs: NIA

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MUMBAI: The National Investigation Agency (NIA), in its chargesheet against suspected Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL) member Areeb Majeed, stated that ISIL, in conspiracy with other terrorist organizations, was trying to recruit non-resident Indians (NRIs) to participate in the so-called jihad not only in Iraq and Syria, but also India and other countries. NIA on May 20 filed

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Islamic State base in Afghanistan? UN, Russia worried over report

Iraqi security forces prepare to attack Islamic State extremists at Camp Speicher, the front line in Tikrit. (AP Photo)

The top UN envoy in Afghanistan said on Monday that recent reports indicate the Islamic State extremist group has established a foothold in Afghanistan, a view echoed by Russia which urged the Security Council to stop its expansion. Nicholas Haysom told the council the assessment of the UN political mission in Afghanistan is that the Islamic State group hasn’t stuck

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