UN warns of expanding threat from Daesh, al Qaeda in Afghanistan

UPSC Practice recommends UN warns of expanding threat from Daesh, al Qaeda in Afghanistan.

A new report by the UN Security Council, published on Thursday, said that despite territorial, leadership, manpower and financial losses during 2020 in Kunar and Nangarhar provinces, Daesh’s Khorasan branch, or ISIL-K, has moved into other provinces of Afghanistan.

Courtesy: News-Economic Times

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