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Pakistan Taliban


Explained: Who is Ehsanullah Ehsan, the Taliban spokesman who escaped from Pakistan custody

February 09, 2020 4:28 pm

Ehsan was involved in the firing on Malala Yousafzai in 2012 and the Peshawar Army school terror attack of 2014.

Pakistan Taliban names Mufti Noor Wali Mehsud as new leader in place of slain Mullah Fazlullah

June 24, 2018 8:40 am

Mufti Noor Wali Mehsud was the man in charge of the TTP operations in Pakistan's restive Swat Valley when student activist Malala Yousafzai was shot in 2012. He was designated as a global terrorist by the US and carried a bounty of USD 5 million.

US State Department offers rewards for information on Pakistani militant leaders

March 09, 2018 7:29 am

The State Department announcement came as Pakistani Foreign Secretary Tamina Janjua visited Washington for talks with US officials that were expected to focus on improving counter-terrorism cooperation and on US President Donald Trump's strategy for ending the war in Afghanistan.

Who called in the drones?

November 11, 2017 12:15 am

Theories about Pakistan requesting US air strikes on its own territory may be true

Ten Taliban and Jamat-ul-Ahrar militants arrested in Pakistan

August 28, 2017 5:13 pm

"During the operation which continued for several hours the personnel arrested 10 suspects and recovered 86 pistols of 30-bore, three 12-bore rifles, 19 pistols of 12-bore, one 7-MM rifle, a carbine and hundreds of bullets and cartridges from their custody," a police spokesman said.

Pakistan more of a threat than an ally: US think tank

June 06, 2017 10:28 am

"Afghanistan is currently doing badly both in the fighting and in its civilian politics, governance, and poverty. Pakistan is still a sanctuary for the Taliban and Haqqani network and more of a threat than an ally," the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) said

Pakistani chopper downing: Hit or Miss?

May 12, 2015 2:39 am

Pak Taliban have claimed they brought down the army helicopter on May 8 — a claim that the Pak army rejects. Praveen Swami examines.

Taliban threat activist for standing up against Red Mosque cleric

December 22, 2014 6:55 pm

Taliban asked the activists to stop his protests or he and his family would be targeted by the rebels.

Parents bury children

December 18, 2014 8:26 am

And their govt claims to fight the terror within.

6 soldiers, 24 militants killed in Pakistan attacks

November 11, 2014 2:16 pm

Fifteen militants and two soldiers were killed in the exchange of fire, Dawn News reported.