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Islamabad Police Station Hit By Bomb Explosion

Al Jazeera English | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A bomb has exploded at a police station in Islamabad, Pakistan's capital, as the military continues to battle Taliban fighters in the northwest of the...

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.

Pakistan: Who's To Blame?

Jamal Dajani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jamal Dajani

US attacks on tribal areas in Pakistan have done nothing to reduce the Taliban's influence, but rather have backfired and strengthened it politically.

Islamabad Police Base Hit By Suicide Bomber

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A suicide bomber has killed at least five paramilitary police in an attack on a security base in the Pakistan capital, Islamabad, police say....

Holbrooke Holds Talks In India, Discusses Relations With Pakistan

Al Jezeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The new US special envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan has met Indian officials and discussed Afghanistan and simmering tensions between New Delhi and I...

Pakistan Urges Holbrooke To Take Regional Approach

Daily Times | Sajjad Malik | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Islamabad will urge US special envoy Richard Holbrooke to adopt a regional approach to solve the prevailing issues of terrorism and extremism, diploma...

Bombs Rip Through Pakistani Market

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

At least 20 people have been killed and 70 injured in a suspected car bombing in the north-western Pakistani city of Peshawar, police say. The blast ...

Roadway Through the FATA

Ashley Bommer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ashley Bommer

While the enemy weaves in and out of the tribal areas, living and interacting with the people, we fight the war against Al Qaeda superficially through military airstrikes and covert operations.

Pakistan: US Missile Strike Kills 27

AP | ISHTIAQ MAHSUD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan — Suspected U.S. missiles slammed into two villages close to the Afghan border Friday, killing 27 people including an...

We are like a city on a hill

Logan Nakyanzi Pollard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Logan Nakyanzi Pollard

This election will show the public's choice, its mandate for the type of leader it wants to deal with complex issues, like why people use terrorism as a tactic to dialogue with those in power.

Islamabad Bombing Shakes Pakistan

Eric Margolis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Margolis

The Marriot attack is further proof that Pakistan is edging ever deeper into outright civil conflict at a time when the stalemated war in Afghanistan is steadily seeping into Pakistan.

Suicide attack in Pakistani capital kills 15

AP | MANAL AHMAD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — A suicide attacker detonated explosives near a police station in Pakistan's capital on Sunday, killing at least 15 people ...