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Militants attack Pakistani army camp; 6 killed

Pakistani police commandos cordon off an area following a blast in Hangu, Pakistan on Friday, Feb 1, 2013. A suicide bomber detonated his explosives outside a Shiite mosque in northwestern Pakistan as worshippers were leaving Friday prayers, killing several people and wounding many in the latest apparent sectarian attack in the country, police said. AP

Militants attacked an army camp in northwestern Pakistan with automatic weapons and rocket-propelled grenades before dawn on Saturday, killing six members of the security forces, officials said.

Posted: February 2nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Trial begins for 2 men accused of funding Taliban

A Pakistani police officer stands guard outside the college which was named after Malala Yousufzai, who was shot and injured by the Taliban, in Swat, Pakistan on Friday, Dec 21, 2012. A 15-year-old Pakistani girl who was shot by the Taliban for promoting girls' education has urged Pakistan to reverse a decision to rename a college in her honor to avert militant attacks on students, an official said. (AP Photo/Sherin Zada)

A U.S. prosecutor said Friday that a Muslim cleric and his son who are accused of funneling thousands of dollars to the Pakistani Taliban did so “in the name of a perverted form of the Muslim faith.”

Posted: January 5th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

4 killed in suicide attack on Pakistan airport

A Pakistani man comforts another mourning over the death of his relative, a victim of a rocket attack by militants, at a local hospital in Peshawar, Pakistan on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012. Militants fired three rockets at an airport in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on Saturday night, killing several people and wounding dozens, officials said. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)

A suicide and rocket attack targeting jet fighters and gunship helicopters at an international airport in northwestern Pakistan killed four civilians and wounded dozens more.

Posted: December 16th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Pakistani Taliban use female bomber for first time

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan – The Pakistani Taliban said they used a female suicide bomber for the first time in an attack on a police station in northwestern Pakistan that killed 10 people. The woman was one of two attackers who threw grenades and sprayed machine gun fire inside the police station in Dera Ismail [...]

Posted: June 26th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

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