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TTP commander killed in Pakistan by security forces

The security forces and police conducted a joint search operation in Bajkata area and killed TTP commander after brief exchange of fire.

Pakistan: 13 militants killed in exchange of fire in Karachi

The law enforcement and security agencies have stepped up operations in areas of Karachi following Peshawar school attack.


Such a long nightmare

Pakistan must find the will to confront not just jihadist fighters, but also their project

Explained: How Pak Taliban grew and grew

The group was founded in 2007 by jihadi commander Baitullah Mehsud.

Pakistani Taliban criticises Malala after recieveing Nobel Peace Prize

Malala survived a Taliban attack on 2012 for standing up for the right of education to girls in Pakistan.

Pakistan Taliban sacks spokesman for declaring allegiance to IS

The details about the new spokesperson were not given but a senior militant commander said he is using his jihadi name.


IM’s Waqas trained with Pak Taliban, say cops

Waqas, 24, was shown as having been arrested in Ajmer on March 23, 2013, and accused of involvement in the bombings in Mumbai, Pune and Hyderabad.

Top militant commander killed in Pakistan

Ashiq Ullah Mehsud was killed in a clash in the Hurman village near Mir Ali town in north Waziristan.

Key faction of Pakistani Taliban splits from group

It says the South Waziristan branch has differences with the Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah over the ongoing peace negotiations with the government.

Pakistani airstrikes kill nearly 30 militants

Wednesday's bombing in North Waziristan came a day after police confirmed that a Chinese tourist had been abducted in the area.