The UN General Assembly has adopted a resolution strongly condemning continuing violence and acts of terrorism targeting individuals belonging to religious minorities, based on or in the name of religion or belief.
Pakistan and Iran have agreed for a "closer "intelligence cooperation to combat terrorism amid rising diplomatic tension between the two countries following, killing of 27 Iranian troops in a suicide attack last month, a statement said.
Afghan Parliament Speaker Abdul Rauf Ibrahimi said on Saturday that tackling terrorism and fostering regional cooperation are considered as the main goals of governments in Tehran, Kabul, Beijing, Moscow, Islamabad and Ankara.
The former Afghan President Hamid Karzai has called for joint regional cooperation to fight the menace of terrorism after a deadly terrorist attack on military parade in Iran left scores of people dead or wounded.
A UN human rights expert has warned that Facebook's definition of what constitutes “terrorism” is “overly broad” and may lead to governments suppressing legitimate opposition groups and dissenting voices.