He was killed in a strike by France’s Barkhane military operation “a few weeks ago,” but authorities waited to be sure of his identity before making the announcement, French Defense Minister said.
French President Emmanuel Macron tweeted that al Sahraoui 'was neutralised by French forces' but gave no further details.
The Pentagon says it is further investigating the strike, but it has no way to do so on the ground in Afghanistan after the Taliban takeover, severely limiting its ability to gather evidence.
Wearing all black and declining to remove his black mask, Salah Abdeslam was the last of the 14 defendants present in the custom-built courtroom to speak.
A Conservative candidate in Nova Scotia apologised for social media posts that weighed in on sharia law and backed banning the burqa worn by some Muslim women.
Deborah Lyons told the UN Security Council it will have to decide how to engage with many of the 33 members of the Taliban government who are on the UN sanctions blacklist.
Pakistan's Foreign Ministry said Qatari chief diplomat Mohammad bin Abdulrahman Al Thani during his day-long visit Thursday will meet with Pakistan's foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi.
The Taliban on Tuesday, September 7, 2021, unveiled a hardline interim government led by Mullah Mohammad Hasan Akhund, with key roles being shared by high-profile members of the insurgent group.
Highlighting that the Taliban are part of the 'global movement of radical Islam', he pointed out that while the movement contains many different groups, they share the same basic ideology.
Following the Taliban's victory in August, Mohammad took over as governor of Nangarhar province, home to the IS Afghanistan-Pakistan chapter's stronghold.
On June 21, UP ATS had zeroed in two clerics from Delhi and claimed to have busted a “huge conversion racket” that was allegedly involved in the conversion of “thousands of people”.
The man, who arrived in New Zealand on a student visa in 2011, came to the attention of police in 2016 after expressing sympathy on Facebook for terrorist attacks.
To a question on the Kashmir issue, Raab said Britain supported talks between Pakistan and India to resolve the dispute.
Six people were reportedly wounded, three critically, before police who were monitoring him opened fire within 60 seconds of the attack starting.
Alexanda Anon Kotey admitted guilt in connection with the deaths of four American hostages as well as European and Japanese nationals who also were held captive.