Killing of JeM commander a huge achievement: SP Awantipora

Killing of JeM commander a huge achievement: SP Awantipora

AWANTIPORA: Awantipora Superintendent of Police Mohammad Zahid Malik on Thursday said that the killing of Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) commander Mufti Yasir in Laam forest of Tral area on Tuesday was a huge achievement for security forces. Malik made the remark while addressing a press conference at his office in Awantipora, a day after police arrested a […]

Jaish vows to avenge killing of Hizb militants

Jaish vows to avenge killing of Hizb militants

SRINAGAR: Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) on Monday condemned the killing of militants and civilians in Shopian by forces and vowed to avenge the killings. JeM spokesperson in a statement issued to a local news agency GNS said, “We will avenge every drop of blood of Kashmiri people, and this Jihad will continue till the mission of freedom […]

2 Jaish militants killed in Anantnag

2 Jaish militants killed in Anantnag

Anantnag: After engaging government forces in a gunfight for several hours in an orchard here in Dooru area of Anantnag district, two Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) militants who the police believe to be Pakistani nationals were killed in the wee hours of Saturday morning. Till evening there was no official word yet on the ascertained identity of […]

‘Martyrdom’ of Mufti Waqas a big tragedy: JeM

SRINAGAR: Militant outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) has said its operational commander Mufti Waqas “embraced martyrdom” in a gunfight with forces on Monday night at Awantipora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. In a statement issued to a local news agency GNS, JeM said Mufti Waqas had been active in Kashmir for a long time and had […]

JeM’s operational chief killed in Pulwama

JeM’s operational chief killed in Pulwama

Anantnag: Mufti Waqas, operational chief of the Jaish-e-Muhammad and the alleged planner of the fidayeen attack on the army base at Sunjuwan in Jammu, was killed in a brief encounter with government forces on Monday, here in Hatiwara village of Pulwama district. Hatiwara is a small village located some 2 kilometers from the Srinagar-Jammu national […]

Stone pelting at Sunjuwan camp: Army files FIR

Stone pelting at Sunjuwan camp: Army files FIR

JAMMU: The Army has lodged an FIR against unidentified miscreants for pelting stones at a military station, which was recently attacked by three Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) militants in Jammu. Six soldiers and a civilian were killed and 10 others, including four soldiers, were injured in the militant attack on the Sunjuwan camp. All three militants, who […]

China has ‘adopted’ Masood Azhar, says Akhtar

China has ‘adopted’ Masood Azhar, says Akhtar

SRINAGAR: China’s vetoing of the United Nation’s move to designate Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar as a “global terrorist” is not happening without reason, as the militant outfit has been “adopted” by China, according to government spokesperson Naeem Akhtar. “China has been regularly vetoing attempts to designate him (Azhar) as a terrorist in the United Nations. […]

Police teams search south Kashmir to track JeM militants

Police teams search south Kashmir to track JeM militants

SRINAGAR: Crack teams of the Jammu and Kashmir Police have fanned out across south Kashmir to trace the contacts of the three Jaish-e-Mohammed militants, who carried out a suicide attack on the Sunjuwan Army camp in Jammu, officials said. A counter-offensive against the militant group became imperative after intelligence reports suggested that its cadres entered […]

Srinagar Airport security goes through an overhaul

Srinagar Airport security goes through an overhaul

SRINAGAR: The security apparatus in and around the vicinity of Srinagar International Airport has been upgraded after reviewing the loopholes in the operation of multiple agencies involved in safeguarding the terminal. The security up-gradation was done following the attack on October 23 last year by three heavily armed and highly trained Jaish-e-Mohammed militants on the […]

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