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General Rasoul said that the Iraqi intelligence has found evidence proving that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is in a sleeper cell of the ISIL terrorists at Iraq-Syria border.
New Delhi [India], Aug 02 ( ANI ): A day after the outgoing Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit stated that alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav had provided a lot of useful information leading to the busting of several sleeper cells, Minister of State for Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir on Wednesday downplayed the former's claim saying Islamabad's charges are baseless.
Last night, the governor of Kirkuk, Najm al-Din Karim, insisted that Kurdish Peshmerga fighters and counter-terrorism forces were completely in control and blamed the attack on Isis sleeper cells.
Last night the governor of Kirkuk, Najm al-Din Karim, insisted that Kurdish Peshmerga fighters and counter-terrorism forces were completely in control and blamed the attack on IS sleeper cells.
How can we protect children against the sleeper cells in Tunisia?
Combing operations are under way across the country to bust terrorist sleeper cells and eliminate hiding terrorists," the statement added.
The combing operations are aimed at locating the terrorists, their facilitators and sleeper cells in different parts of the country and neutralising them, besides expanding the reach of civilian law enforcement agencies.
This exodus of people is a perfect opportunity for terrorist groups to enter Europe easily and form sleeper cells to commit atrocities at some future date.
Summary: Another arrest warrant was issued Tuesday against Salafist Sheikh Ahmad al-Assir on charges of forming sleeper cells, a judicial source told The Daily Star.
The intelligence agencies are also investigating whether the terrorists had any links with the sleeper cells located on both sides of the Indo- Pak border and drug smugglers.
He, however, underlined that the police have carried out successful crackdown campaigns on the terrorist sleeper cells across the nation.
It's all sleeper cells, blackmail, code names and kipper ties.
ANKARA (CyHAN)- The leader of Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) Kemal Kylycdaroy-lu said Turkey has become a safe haven for terrorist sleeper cells, slamming the government for not paying attention to the opposition's warnings.
Abdel Rahman said that the rebels had activated sleeper cells inside Idlib to launch attacks on the army behind its lines.
Once well-trained and return home as sleeper cells, they will be used for terror acts.