Sri Lanka’s Muslims, who form about 10 percent of the Buddhist-majority nation’s population of 22 million, have been deeply impacted − like the Tamil Hindu (12 percent) and Christian (seven percent) minorities − by formative historical forces since independence from the British in 1948.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called on Saturday for “decisive” action by Pakistan against a militant group behind a deadly suicide attack in a border area, saying failure to act could jeopardize relations.
The government condemns a suicide attack in Pulawama district of India’s Kashmir.
The government today condemned a suicide attack in Pulawama district of India-administered Kashmir last week that killed at least 40 security officers.
The Int’l community extends support to India following a deadly suicide bombing.
The death toll from a suicide attack near Kabul international airport has risen to 23.
The number of civilians killed in Afghanistan reached a record in the first half of the year, despite last month’s ceasefire.
Islamic State claims responsibility for a suicide attack on a Shi’ite cultural centre.