A new report says Uzbekistan provides large numbers of recruits to the Islamic State’s branch in neighboring Afghanistan. Pentagon and Afghan officials say ISIS-linked Islamic terror group Khorasan Province runs training and radicalization camps in Uzbekistan.
DUBAI (Reuters) – The Central Asian nation of Uzbekistan may attend a meeting of OPEC and non-OPEC producers in Vienna this month as an observer, Saudi Arabia’s Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said on
Investigators were still on the scene late Tuesday gathering evidence after the latest in a series of deadly terror attacks using vehicles. The attacker Sayfulloh Saipov, a 29-year-old immigrant from Uzbekistan, drove his rented Home Depot truck directly onto a popular bike path on the west side of Manhattan in an apparent ISIS-inspired lone wolf attack. Officials say six people died at the scene with two more later succumbing to their injuries at the hospital.
By Mukhammadsharif Mamatkulov