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Anti-drone activist kidnapped in Pakistan before he was due to testify in Europe | RT News

 

An MQ-1B Predator.(Reuters / U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Julianne Showalter)

An MQ-1B Predator.(Reuters / U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Julianne Showalter)

A prominent Pakistani journalist and anti-drone activist has gone missing after nearly two dozen men stormed his home and abducted him, his lawyer announced on Monday – just days before he was due to testify before European parliamentarians. […]

Khan was scheduled to depart Pakistan on Saturday to speak with German, Dutch, and British parliamentarians about his experience with drone strikes.

 

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Indian Mujahideen wanted to nuke Surat, Yasin Bhatkal tells cops | The Times of India

Yasin himself was the bomb expert of Indian Mujahideen and the outfit’s bomb-making capabilities have been affected after his arrest, say intelligence officials.

NEW DELHI: The prospect of terror organisations getting their hands on a nuclear device has long concerned both security agencies and thriller writers. Now, it seems Indian Mujahideen India chief Ahmad Zarar Siddibappa alias Yasin Bhatkal too was thinking along similar lines. Bhatkal recently told interrogators that he was planning to set off a nuclear bomb in Surat, according to sources.

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