Date archive forMay, 2015
By pak_adnews On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Myanmar Muslim migrants abandoned at sea have been ‘drinking their own urine’ to survive after Thailand refuses boat entry

Rohingya migrants stand and sit on a boat drifting in Thai waters off the southern island of Koh Lipe in the Andaman sea – An estimated 6,000 Myanmar refugees have been left stranded as countries in Southeast More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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View from India – Pakistan Afghanistan Intelligence Sharing

By The New Indian Express The goings-on in Afghanistan ever since Ashraf Ghani was chosen to head a unity government seven months ago have been becoming curiouser and curiouser. The twists and turns in Kabul More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Afghanistan, Pakistan resume Intel-Sharing after years of mutual animosity

Pakistan and Afghanistan have set about restoring cooperation after years of bickering and confrontation: their intelligence agencies have signed a memorandum on intelligence-sharing to tackle the Taliban insurgency More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Was killing bin Laden a war crime?

We’ll probably never know the accuracy of all the details in Seymour Hersh’s alternative account of the killing of Osama bin Laden. But Hersh’s version has enough verisimilitude to call for a More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Is Osama bin Laden alive and well in the Philippines?

Not even as a joke.  To the best of our knowledge, Osama was killed by a group of US Navy Seals during a raid on a high-walled compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan on May 2, 2011. He was buried at the North Arabian More...

Afghan Taliban
By pak_adnews On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
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Kabul, Islamabad sign MoU to fight Taliban

The intelligence services of Afghanistan and Pakistan, which are beset by Taliban militancy and acts of terrorism, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to coordinate fighting the militants. Pakistan’s More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
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Osama bin Laden theories don’t stand up to scrutiny

By Shaukat Qadir Seymour Hersh is a big name among American investigative journalists and one whom I have always liked reading. His most recent story seeks to answer many questions about Osama bin Laden’s killing. More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
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Misuse of Religious Titles by Terrorists and Responsibility of Pakistani Media

By Iftikhar Hussain Jazib Pakistan is fighting fourth generation war as terrorist are traumatizing the whole nation by perpetrating attacks. They are also running an intense propaganda campaign to create confusions More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
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Terrorism, Deception and India

By Ahsan Ali Zahid and Hasan Ehtisham The Western media has frequently impinging the bizarre assumptions that Pakistan has secret ties with jihadis to launch attacks on India, but it has less often revealed that More...