Tag Archives: Daesh

Afghan Forces to Launch Large-Scale Operation against IS in North: MoD

Afghan security forces to launch large-scale operation against Islamic State militant group amid concerns over the presence of foreign fighters in northern parts of the country, the Defense Ministry said Monday. Local officials in Jowzjan province say, Daesh affiliated fighters including French, Turkmen, Tajik, Chechen and Algerian insurgents are being …

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Abdullah: Russia Claims U.S. Has Made Daesh in Afghanistan

Afghan Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah says Russia claims U.S. has created Daesh (Islamic State) in Afghanistan. “Recently one of their [Russian] security officials visited Afghanistan,… they said clearly that Daesh, specially Daesh in Afghanistan is U.S. made,” Abdullah said in response to a question regarding Russia’s contacts with the Taliban …

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