Embassy Attacks

  • India,US working together to track and disrupt terror networks June 27, 2014

    Washington: India and the US are working together to track and disrupt transnational terrorism networks including those responsible for the attack on the Indian consulate in Herat, a senior US official said, reiterating that the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) was to be blamed for the attack. "We will continue to work together to...
  • CJ Show: Wife of a martyred soldier fights for her rights January 26, 2014

    CJ Poonam Pathania is the wife of slain soldier Ajay Singh Pathania who was killed in Kabul embassy attack. After her husbands death, politicians had promised that her family will be taken care of, but till date none of those promises have been fulfilled. Today she has turned a CJ...
  • UAE embassy in Libya attacked by terrorists July 26, 2013

    Abu Dhabi: The UAE's embassy in Libyan capital Tripoli was targeted on Thursday in a terrorist attack, a minister said. No one was injured in the attack. Faris Mohammed Al Mazrouie, assistant foreign minister for security and military affairs, said a rocket-propelled grenade was fired at the embassy building at 5...
  • Al Qaeda calls for more attacks on embassies September 16, 2012

    Cairo: Al Qaeda's most active branch in the Middle East has called for more attacks on US embassies to "set the fires blazing," seeking to co-opt outrage over an anti-Muslim film even as the wave of protests that swept 20 countries this week eased. Senior Muslim religious authorities issued their strongest...
  • Seems the attack in Libya was planned: Ex-Indian envoy to US September 13, 2012

    Former Indian Ambassdor to the US Naresh Chandra says the attack on the US embassy in Libya seemed like a planned attack. ...
  • Israel embassy car blast probe points to Iran July 31, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police's investigation into the attack on Israel diplomat's car in February, 2012, points to a clear Iranian state hand. CNN-IBN has accessed the police's letter of rogatory that confirms that the attack was part of a larger conspiracy that included a failed attempt in Georgia and...
  • Embassy car blast: India sends warrant to Iranian April 5, 2012

    New Delhi: India has sent an arrest warrant for Masoud Sedaghatzadeh, arrested in connection with the botched-up bombing in Bangkok, to Malaysia requesting for his production before court to unravel the conspiracy behind the attack on an Israeli diplomat's car in New Delhi on February 13. Malaysian authorities through diplomatic channels...
  • Diplomatic channels used to bomb Israeli car? March 21, 2012

    New Delhi: The explosive material used to carry out the blast in a car belonging to the Israeli Embassy in New Delhi could have come through diplomatic channels. Sources have told CNN-IBN that embassy officials and diplomats are exempted from security checks and could have been used to smuggle in...
  • Mossad did not interrogate Kazmi: Delhi Police March 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Israeli intelligence Mossad has not questioned Syed Mohammed Ahmad Kazmi, arrested in connection with last month's Israeli diplomat's car bombing, the Delhi Police told a local court on Tuesday, refuting the journalist's claim. However, the investigators said if any request is made by foreign agencies, including from Israel, they...
  • Israeli embassy attack: CBI to move Interpol March 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The CBI will soon approach Interpol Headquarters for issuing of look-out notices against three Iranian nationals who are suspected to behind the bomb attack on an Israeli diplomat here last month. The CBI, which serves as the nodal organisation in the country dealing with Interpol matters, will send the...
  • Qazmi probe: Court seeks reply from Delhi Police March 17, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Saturday requested the Malaysian authorities to deport the prime accused in the Bangkok blast case, who is an Iranian national named Seda Ghat Zadeh Masoud. Masoud has been detained in Malaysia. Meanwhile in Delhi, a court asked the police to present the records of the interrogation...
  • India knows Iran attacked embassy car: Israel February 26, 2012

    Jerusalem: Indian intelligence agencies have "considerable evidence" of Iran's involvement in the February 13 attack on an Israeli diplomat but are not releasing it in a bid to avoid public confrontation with Tehran, a top Israeli security official has claimed. The senior Israeli official told daily Ha'aretz that the Indians are...
  • Bangkok blasts linked to Delhi car blast? February 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is expected to attend a counter-terrorism conference in Pakistan on Thursday. This came three days after the blasts in Delhi and Bangkok. Investigations now seem to suggest that there are numerous similarities in both attacks. The question is whether it is all a part...
  • Israel envoy was target of car blast: Thai official February 15, 2012

    Thailand has claimed that the Israel embassy car blast was linked with the blasts in Bangkok. ...
  • Car blast probe: Israel team joins Delhi Police February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: In the latest development in connection with the probe into the Israel embassy car blast, the Delhi Police on Wednesday found an abandoned motorcycle which they suspect could be the one used in the attack. As Indian investigators continue their probe, Israeli forensic experts also visited the blast site...
  • Security tightened for Israel embassy officials February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Two days after the blast in an Israeli embassy car in the national capital, the Delhi Police has tightened the security of the Israeli embassy staff in Delhi according to sources. Sources have said that all embassy employees will now be given Delhi Police commandos in place of plain-clothed...
  • Embassy attack: Forensic report submitted to MHA February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: The forensic report of Monday's Israeli embassy car blast has been submitted to the Ministry of Home Affairs and another copy was being sent to the Delhi Police special cell. The details of the report were awaited. The Delhi Police is likely to meet officials of the Israeli...
  • Israel embassy attack: no breakthrough in probe February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: It's been 48 hours since terror struck the heart of the capital's high-security diplomatic area, leaving four people including a diplomat's wife injured and there has still been no breakthrough in the case. The four were injured after an explosion in an Israeli embassy car on Monday. The police...
  • Israel embassy car blast: Complex probe ahead February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: The investigators say the attack on the wife of an Israeli embassy official was a well planned and sophisticated operation carried out by a highly trained bomber. The explosive used was a stick-on palm sized bomb, with a self triggering mechanism, never used in India before. Addressing mediapersons after...
  • Delhi, Bangkok blasts may be connected: Israeli journalist February 14, 2012

    Assaf Yeheskelly, correspondent for Jerusalem's Channel 2, said military option against Iran is on the table. ...
  • Delhi Police grope for clue, no help from CCTV February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Tuesday groped for clues in the terror attack on an Israeli Embassy car in New Delhi and CCTV footage did not provide much help even as investigators recovered magnetic pieces from the device used for exploding the sticky bomb. Five persons owning red colour motorcycles were...
  • Israeli experts to join embassy car blast probe February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: More than 24 hours after the car blast outside the Israel embassy in New Delhi which injured four people, investigators have said that it was a sophisticated attack carried out by a trained person. Speaking about the attack, Union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday said that it was...
  • Israel on high alert after overseas attacks February 14, 2012

    Jerusalem: Police heightened their state of alert throughout Israel on Tuesday following bomb attacks on diplomats in India and Georgia. Officials were also trying to determine whether Israelis were the intended target of an Iranian man carrying explosives who blew his own legs off in Bangkok. Authorities in Thailand said the Iranian...
  • Unfazed by US, India to step up ties with Tehran February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Unfazed by US sanctions and Israel linking Tehran to the attack on an Israeli embassy car in New Delhi, India is set to ramp up its energy and business ties with Iran, with a Commerce Ministry team heading to Tehran to explore fresh business opportunities. The team is expected...
  • Israel, India to step up engagement to fight terror February 14, 2012

    Tel Aviv: Undeterred by the attack against its diplomat in New Delhi, Israel on Tuesday vowed to step up ties with India to jointly fight against the menace of terrorism. "Our country has been exposed to terrorism since the establishment of the state. It has taken place from time to time...
  • Israel may target Iran after embassy car attack February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: As tension mounts following Monday's attack on an Israeli embassy car in New Delhi, Israel may hit Iran where it hurts the most, by targeting its oil and nuclear facilities. Israel may strike Iranian targets using its F-16 and F-15 fighters and bombers crossing the Iraqi airspace. With Iran...
  • Car blast not an intelligence failure: SM Krishna February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: External Affairs Minister SM Krishna on Tuesday said that Monday's Israel embassy car blast in Delhi was not an intelligence failure. "India has not failed, this kind of an isolated incident can happen in any democratic country of the world," Krishna said in an interview with CNN-IBN. He also...
  • Guilty will be brought to book: SM Krishna February 14, 2012

    Foreign Minister SM Krishna said on Tuesday that those involved in the attack on the Israeli Embassy in New Delhi will be brought to book. He added that he was in touch with the Israeli Foreign Minister, Avigdor Lieberman. ...
  • India a battleground for others' wars? February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Monday's attack near the Israeli embassy in the national capital has far reaching implications. This is not the first time Israel has come under attack in India. What could become an alarming warning is that Israel's war against Islamists in the world can find a battlefield in India...
  • Iran says Israel itself staged attack in India February 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Investigation into the the explosion outside the Israeli embassy in Delhi's high-security area that left four people including a diplomat's wife injured, is on. Tehran has reacted to the allegations of the Israel Prime Minister, accusing Israel in turn of staging the attacks. Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Ramin...