The BRICS Foreign Ministers today noted that terrorist activities of extremist organisations like the ISIS, which control large part of territories of the republic of Iraq and Arab republic, pose a direct threat not only to the countries of the middle east but to the international community.
The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Tuesday confirmed that the 39 Indians, who have been taken as prisoners in Iraq, are still alive and said that the government would do the necessary to secure their release after gathering more information.
The number of Indians killed in a stampede at the Haj rose to 45 Monday as authorities identified 10 more bodies among the victims of the worst tragedy in 25 years to hit the annual pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.
Expressing concern over incidents of violence in regions of Nepal bordering India following the promulgation of new constitution yesterday, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Monday said these could have been avoided had the political leadership in that nation taken steps to defuse the tension.
With no response yet from the Saudi Arabia Embassy in connection with a case of rape involving one of its diplomats, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) is now mulling to give a deadline to the Saudi mission to cooperate in the investigatio