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An Emotional Return to Bangladesh -- After 43 Years

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 06.24.2014 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

Tomorrow, April 25, I will be back in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, 43 years after the intense and dramatic events that shaped my youth.

Pakistan's Army Chief Fights To Keep His Job

The New York Times | JANE PERLEZ | Posted 08.15.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan -- Pakistan's army chief, the most powerful man in the country, is fighting to save his position in the face of seething anger fro...

I Want to Live with My Family

Kathy Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Kathy Kelly

Many Pakistanis, including some Pakistani military officials, feel astounded by the U.S. government suggestion that Pakistan should do more to dislodge militants from strongholds in FATA and in other parts of Pakistan.

Time to Interact with Average Pakistanis

Saad Khan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Saad Khan

The nexus of military and conservatives in Pakistan is strong enough to silence the majority of peace-loving Pakistanis. The only workable solution is facilitating interaction through media and the Internet.

Pakistan's Security Crisis and Political Limitations

Saad Khan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Saad Khan

Pakistani people have grown weary of the ever-changing policies of government parties. They are the direct victims of suicide bombings and extremism and want a stern action against the Taliban.

Pakistan Army Accused Of Extrajudicial Killings In Swat

nytimes.com | JANE PERLEZ and PIR ZUBAIR SHAH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MINGORA, Pakistan Two months after the Pakistani Army wrested control of the Swat Valley from Taliban militants, a new campaign of fear has taken hold...

Pakistani Forces Arrest Taliban Spokesman In Swat

Reuters | Zeeshan Haider | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) �" Pakistani security forces have arrested the spokesman for the Taliban in the Swat valley, the military said, the first major ...

Osama bin Laden Is a Dead Man

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Cenk Uygur

Al Qaeda is running out of money and out of options. They have lost the good will of their hosts and might be in some serious trouble. Osama bin Laden will be killed or captured within the year.

Pakistanis Debate Their Future On Facebook

Sanjeev Bery | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sanjeev Bery

As the Pakistani military rains fire down upon villagers and Taliban alike, Pakistanis and members of the diaspora are engaged in numerous online debates about the future of their country.

Buner: Pakistani Army Flattens Villages As It Battles Taliban, Claim Fleeing Residents

McClatchy | Saeed Shah | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CHINGLAI, Pakistan -- The Pakistani army's assault against Islamic militants in Buner, in northwest Pakistan, is flattening villages, killing civilian...

Obama's Deepening AfPak Crisis

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
William Bradley

With the appropriate huzzahs for Obama's first 100 days still ringing in the air, his new AfPak strategy, for the linked crisis of Afghanistan and Pakistan, is already in deep trouble.