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Pakistan Official: NATO Tanker Blast Kills At Least 15

AP | Posted 07.20.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan -- A Pakistani official says a tanker carrying oil for NATO forces in Afghanistan exploded in northwestern Pakistan as people were ...

Commander: US Can't Seal Afghan-Pakistan Border

AP | ANNE FLAHERTY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — There's no practical way for U.S. troops to seal Afghanistan's vast border with Pakistan and stop all Taliban fighters from slippin...

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...

Pakistan's Tribal Areas 'Radicalized As Never Before'

The New York Review of Books | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The relative calm in Iraq in recent months, combined with the drama of the US elections, has managed to distract attention from the catastrophe that i...

Protesters: Pakistan Must End US-NATO Supply Line

AP | PAUL ALEXANDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Thousands of anti-government protesters demanded Thursday that Pakistan shut the route along which supplies are ferried to...

Perils of Pakistan -- Will It Prove to be Obama's Cambodia?

George C. Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
George C. Wilson

Imagine a worst case scenario of terrorists sneaking just one nuke into New York City and setting it off at lunch hour. Thousands of people could be incinerated and the air poisoned for years.

South Waziristan: Suspected US Strike Kills 6 In Pakistan

AP | ISHTIAQ MAHSUD | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan — A suspected U.S. strike killed six people Thursday on the Pakistan side of the Afghan border, a lawless region beli...

Pakistan Suicide Bomb Kills 5 Soldiers

AP | SADAQAT JAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — A suicide car bomb killed five Pakistani soldiers and wounded nine others near the Afghan border on Thursday, the military...