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Pakistan Insurgents

Pakistan's Fighter Jets Strike Insurgents In Full-Scale Offensive

Reuters | Posted 08.16.2014 | World

By Haji Mujtaba MIRANSHAH, Pakistan, June 16 (Reuters) - Pakistani fighter jets pounded North Waziristan on Monday, a day after the ar...

30 Soldiers, 100 Militants Killed In Pakistan Clashes

AP | RIAZ KHAN and ZARAR KHAN | Posted 04.08.2013 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan -- Four days of fierce fighting in northwestern Pakistan left 30 soldiers and nearly 100 militants dead as the army attempted to wr...

Pakistan: Taliban Must Surrender Arms Before Peace Talks

AP | ABDUL SATTAR | Posted 12.18.2011 | World

QUETTA, Pakistan — Pakistan's interior minister said Tuesday that some members of the Pakistani Taliban have requested peace talks, but the gove...

14 Militants, 9 Pakistani Soldiers Dead Near Afghan Border

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 12.17.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Paramilitary forces raided a militant hideout in Pakistan's rugged tribal region near the Afghan border Monday, sparking fi...

Gunmen Kill 5 In Attack On School Van In Pakistan

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 11.13.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Taliban gunmen attacked a school van in northwestern Pakistan on Tuesday, killing four children and the driver in an assaul...

Obama Offers New Strategic Role For Pakistan, Warns Use Of Insurgent Groups "Cannot Continue"

washingtonpost.com | Karen DeYoung | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Obama has offered Pakistan an expanded strategic partnership, including additional military and economic cooperation, while warning with unu...

Support for Musharraf Collapses At Home And Abroad

Washington Post | John Ward Anderson and Robin Wright | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As critical elections in Pakistan approach, President Pervez Musharraf is increasingly losing support from major constituencies, including his traditi...