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Khyber Pass

Pakistan Border To Remain Closed Despite U.S. Apology

AP | ASHRAF KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KARACHI, Pakistan — Two suspected suicide bombers have attacked the most beloved Sufi shrine in Pakistan's largest city, killing at least eight ...

Attacks On NATO Convoys Continue In Pakistan

AP | SEBASTIAN ABBOT | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — The U.S. apologized Wednesday for a recent helicopter attack that killed two Pakistani soldiers at an outpost near the Afghan border...

Key NATO Supply Route Hit Again In Pakistan

AP | ZARAR KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — Suspected militants attacked and set fire to at least 20 tankers carrying oil for NATO and U.S. troops in Afghanistan on Monday, the...

Pakistani Forces Kill 35 Militants In Khyber Raids

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Government forces destroyed four militant bases and killed 40 insurgents Tuesday in a new offensive near Pakistan's famed K...

Pearl Continental Hotel Bombed, Stormed By Gunmen In Pakistan

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Suicide attackers shot their way past guards and set off a massive blast outside a luxury hotel where foreigners and well-t...

Pearl Continental Hotel Bombing VIDEO

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Gunmen stormed the Pearl Continental Hotel in Pakistan today and detonated a "huge bomb." The AP has video from the scene below. Reports indicated se...

Military Dominance In Mideast Proven A Costly Myth

Inter Press Service | Gareth Porter | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON, Mar 5 (IPS) - The arguments for maintaining a major U.S. combat force in Iraq at least through 2011, escalating U.S. military involvemen...

Taliban Bombs 5 Schools In Pakistan

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Militant attacks killed a Pakistani soldier near the crucial supply route to U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan on Monday,...

Pakistan Kills 3 Militants In Afghan Supply Route Operation

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Pakistani troops killed three militants in an operation to secure the major supply route to U.S. and NATO troops in Afghani...

U.S. To Open Central Asia Supply Route To Afghanistan

nytimes.com | THOM SHANKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- The United States and NATO are planning to open and expand supply lines through Central Asia to deliver fuel, food and other goods to a ...

Pakistan Closes US Supply Route

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Pakistan suspended truck shipments of U.S. military supplies through the famed Khyber Pass on Tuesday after launching an of...