Indian forces can handle Al Qaeda threat: MEA


India on Thursday dismissed Al Qaeda chief Ayman Al-Zawahiri’s appeal to the ‘mujahideen’ in Kashmir to rain “unrelenting” blows on the Indian Army, saying the UN proscribed terrorist had been issuing such threats time and again and Indian security forces were fully capable of protecting the country.

A day after a video emerged of Zawahiri asking terrorists to “single-mindedly focus on inflicting unrelenting blows on the Indian Army and government, so as to bleed the Indian economy and make India suffer sustained losses in manpower and equipment”, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said he did “not want to dignify” what the Al Qaeda terrorist had said.

“Such threats we keep listening to, and have been issued time and again. I don’t think we should take it seriously. The Al Qaeda is a UN proscribed organisation Read More

You may also read!

Indian Navy commissions fifth Dornier Aircraft Squadron

The Indian Navy on Monday commissioned its new Dornier Aircraft Squadron in Chennai on Monday, aimed at better surveillance. The

Read More...

Indian Soldier Killed in Ongoing Heavy Exchange of Fire Between India and Pakistan

A heavy exchange of fire is underway between Indian and Pakistani forces on the so-called Line of Control (LoC)

Read More...

Indian Embassy In Tehran Working For Early Release Of Indians On Seized Tanker: S Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Monday said the Indian embassy in Tehran is in "constant contact" with the

Read More...

Mobile Sliding Menu