Considering the recent positions of the UN special rapporteur on the human rights situation in Iran, including his attendance at several meetings organized by the MeK terrorist group, Habilian addressed in a letter the head of the Human Rights Council and also the UN secretary general expressing concern over his unconventional relationship with the MeK, and requested these officials to put a comprehensive investigation into this matter on the agenda.
The letter reads as follows:
3 ISIL terrorists were killed during an operation carried out by the Iraqi Counter Terrorism Service in the northeast of the country on Friday night.
The ISIL terrorists, who were wearing suicide belts were killed in Hamrin Mountains in Kirkuk province.
A former official of the Iraqi Intelligence Service told Al Mayadeen that the Iraqi Air Force targeted several ISIL armed forces in the Hamrin mountains.
Last week, Iraq's Joint Operations Command announced that at least 25 hideouts belonging
Pakistani intelligence forces managed to detain 12 ISIL terrorist forces in the country's Punjab province, local media outlets reported on Saturday.
Two of the ISIL terrorists were killed during clashes with Pakistani forces, according to the reports.
The news comes as the ISIL terrorists, in cooperation with Tehrik-i-Taliban terrorist group, recently carried out several attacks in northwestern Pakistan and left 10 people killed and injured.
Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan also claimed
Two dangerous chieftains of the ISIL terrorist group were killed in Syria's southern Daraa province.
The competent authorities in Daraa province have eliminated two of the most dangerous leaders of the ISIL terrorist organization, according to SANA.
The terrorists had carried out assassinations, planted explosive devices, and launched repeated attacks on civilians and military personnel in Daraa City.
The source noted that the units of the Syrian Arab Army and the competent authorities are
ISIL has claimed responsibility for a Saturday attack in Afghanistan’s Balkh province, the terrorist group’s telegram account said on Sunday.
The explosion took place at the Tabian Farhang centre in Mazar-i-Sharif, the capital of the northern province, as journalists gathered for the award event at 11 am on Saturday, said Mohammad Asif Waziri, the Taliban-appointed spokesman for Balkh police.
At least one person was killed and five others were wounded in this attack.
The incident came two
Senior Daesh terrorist group commanders have been killed in separate counter-terrorism operations in Afghanistan, Taliban authorities said.
Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid in a statement issued late on Monday said "the intelligence and operations chief of Daesh" in Afghanistan was among the two individuals killed in a military raid on the Takfiri group's hideout late Sunday.
The slain terrorist leader, identified as Qari Fateh, had masterminded recent attacks against diplomatic missions
An Iraqi information center announced that 5 ISIL forces were killed after the Iraqi Army launched an operation against terrorists' positions on Saturday.
The Iraqi Army airstrikes were launched on ISIL positions in Saladin province, according to the source.
Iraqi forces managed to identify two of the dead terrorists, but the other three bodies could not be identified.
Terrorists' weapons, ammunition warehouses, and logistics materials in the area were also confiscated by the Iraqi forces.
Turkish police said that it arrested 2 suspected members of the ISIL terrorist organization who were planning a terrorist attack in Istanbul on New Year's Eve.
"The two suspects, of Uzbek and Tajik nationality, tried to elude police officers who were following them in Istanbul's Basaksehir district a few hours before New Year's Eve on December 31 but managed to shoot them in the wheels of their car," according to Sabah newspaper.
The source added that one of the detainees, an explosives expert
On the third martyrdom anniversary of General Qassem Soleimani, this seminar in Karachi discussed the global terrorism, created by the West, which has been used as a pretext for spreading Islamophobia in order to target Muslims around the world.
Speakers at this seminar believe Islamophobia is the outcome of global terrorism, where Islam was purposely framed in negative light by the west to tarnish its image.
Experts said that the West fought the global terrorism that they themselves created and
Iraqi Army's information unit on Sunday announced that 8 elements of the ISIL terrorist group were detained in different regions of the country.
he ISIL terrorists were arrested in Iraq's Baghdad, Al Anbar, Basrah, and Nineveh.
The terrorists were detained during security ambushes in the mentioned regions and have been handed over to the judicial system for further investigation and interrogation, according to the reports.
Iraqi security forces on Saturday also identified and arrested an ISIL
The Somali military’s land forces commander said that the army killed 67 terrorists in the Middle Shabelle region, bringing the number of al-Shabaab fatalities to 217 in less than a week.
The Somali military’s land forces commander, Gen. Mohamed Tahlil, said the army attacked the village of El-Ba’ad late Thursday after it received intelligence that the terror group was gathering in the vicinity to attack the national army, the Turkish Anadolu Agency reported.
He said the army, backed by local
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned that right-wing extremists and neo-Nazi and white supremacist groups pose the biggest terrorist threat to countries in the West.
“It has been demonstrated that the biggest threat of terrorism today in Western countries comes from the extreme right, neo-Nazis, and white supremacy,” Guterres said on Monday during his annual end-of-year press conference in New York.
Guterres also said that the issue of Islamophobia and any form of antisemitism needed
Deputy chief of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the Opposing Parties in Syria Major General Oleg Yegorov said that Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist group carried out eight attacks in the north of Syria.
According to Yegorov, eight shelling attacks from the positions of the Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist group were reported in the Idlib de-escalation zone: five in the Idlib governorate, one in the Latakia governorate, and two in the Hama governorate.
The Turkish side has refused from taking part in a
A member of the European Parliament criticizes the West for causing instability in West Asia (Middle East), citing the overthrow of the democratically elected government of Mohammad Mossadegh in Iran in 1953 and support for the Saudi-led war on Yemen as examples.
Clare Daly also pointed how Sykes-Picot Agreement, a secret convention made in 1916 during World War I between Great Britain and France for the dismemberment of the Ottoman Empire, which led to the division of Turkish-held Syria, Iraq
The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has cautioned the Iraqi citizens, residing near the hideouts of anti-Iran separatists, to leave the northern Iraq, as the Iranian forces try to cleanse those areas.
Commander of IRGC Ground Force Brigadier General Mohammad Pakpour said on Tuesday that Hamza Seyed al-Shohda Camp of the IRGC kicked off a new round of uprooting operation against the bastions of the terrorist groups in northern Iraq.
Today, the ground force of the IRGC restarted the drone
The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) once again targeted strongholds of anti-Iran terrorists in Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdistan region with missiles and drones.
The IRGC Ground Force launched a fresh round of missile and drone attacks on the headquarter of Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan (PDKI) and the Komala Party in Iraq’s Kurdistan Region in the early hours of Monday.
According to reports, one attack saw four missiles being fired against a PDKI position in the town of Koy Sanjaq
Iran has slammed the world community's silence on the latest terrorist attacks in multiple Iranian cities, stating that foreign promoters of violence are inciting terrorism by remaining silent on such crimes against ordinary people and security forces.
According to a statement released by Iran's foreign ministry on Saturday, a number of people, including women and children, were martyred and injured in terrorist attacks sparked by foreign-backed riots. The statement also mentioned the recent
Eight people were killed during a terrorist attack carried out by ISIL elements in Egypt's El Qantara city.
The attack targeted Egyptian army forces in El Qantara city on Saturday.
According to the reports, two Egyptian officers and five soldiers were killed in this attack.
Tribal sources announced that the ISIL terrorists took control of several government buildings during an attack following which clashes broke out between the Egyptian army and the terrorists.
The sources added that ISIL
In reaction to the recent terrorist attacks in the country, the Iranian Foreign Ministry in a statement called on the international community and forums to condemn terrorist incidents in Iran to prevent further violence.
"In recent days, the noble nation of Iran and the international community witnessed the criminal actions of a group of merciless terrorists against innocent citizens and defenders of the security of Iran in the cities of Izeh, Isfahan and Mashhad. Unfortunately, a number of our
The Taliban announced that in an operation in the 12th district of Herat, 5 ISIL terrorists were killed and a hideout of this terrorist group was dismantled.
Herat residents last night reported a fierce conflict in District 12 of this city.
Herat conflict lasted for about 15 minutes and light and heavy weapons were used in it, according to the reports.
Taliban Spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid announced on Monday that an ISIL hideout in the central part of Kabul was destroyed by members of the Taliban