Tag archive for ‘North Waziristan’
By pak_adnews On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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FATA Still Remains Security Risk

By Tariq Rizwan Pakistan’s Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) region is a narrow strip comprising the seven Agencies; Bajaur, Mohmand, Khyber, Orakzai, Kurram, North Waziristan and South Waziristan, besides More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, July 27th, 2016
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America ignores Pakistan at its peril: John McCain

By John McCain Over the July 4 weekend, I made my annual trip to Afghanistan to visit US troops and military commanders. I also travelled to Pakistan to meet civilian and military leaders and to discuss counterterrorism More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, January 29th, 2016
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Embracing the Enemies We Know in Afghanistan

Despite mutual distrust, Washington must include both the Taliban and the Haqqani Network in negotiations to achieve peace in Afghanistan. By Fahd Humayun Last November, the Pentagon announced that the United States More...

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By pak_adnews On Wednesday, January 6th, 2016
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Tehreek-e-Taleban Pakistan (TTP) releases review report of attacks in 2015

The Pakistani Taleban has released its first annual report, claiming it killed hundreds of people in 2015, with analysts suggesting its “inflated” figures illustrate the jihadists’ struggle to demonstrate More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, September 17th, 2015
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From bombs to trophies, cricket thrives in Pakistan’s Peshawar

Peshawar, the main city in Pakistan’s northwest, won their second consecutive Twenty20 title this week with players and coaches hailing falling levels of violence for helping the sport prosper in the Taliban-plagued More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
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Pakistan’s campaign against militants curbs another menace: polio

By Zulfiqar Ali and Shashank Bengali The Pakistani army’s nearly yearlong campaign against Islamist militants in the northern tribal belt has its skeptics, but one area where experts say its effect has More...