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Jul 17, 2014

Militants Slip Away Before Pakistan Offensive

The Pakistani army isn't targeting Afghanistan's deadly Haqqani network, which is based in a Pakistani tribal area, despite Islamabad's assertion that it is going after all insurgents during its current offensive, local tribesmen say... #Afghanistan #Pakistan #Islamabad

Jul 06, 2014

Pakistan indicts five people in stoning death of pregnant woman

ISLAMABAD -- Pakistani police say a court has indicted five relatives accused of stoning to death a pregnant woman for marrying against the family's wishes... #Afghanistan #Pakistan #Islamabad

Jul 30, 2014

Pakistani troops kill 6 militants near Afghanistan border

ISLAMABAD — Pakistani security forces in a troubled northwestern tribal region foiled an overnight cross-border attack from Afghanistan, killing six militants, two military officials said Wednesday. The foreign ministry lodged..... #Afghanistan #Pakistan #Islamabad

Jul 26, 2014

Gaza violence sparks global protests - in pictures

As Palestinians are granted a 12-hour ceasefire , people in Tehran, London, Paris, Islamabad and other cities around the world have been protesting against the Israeli attacks on Gaza Continue reading..... #London #Paris #Tehran #Islamabad #Israel

Jul 26, 2014

Gaza violence sparks global protests - in pictures

As Palestinians are granted a 12-hour ceasefire , people in Tehran, London, Paris, Islamabad and other cities around the world have been protesting against the Israeli attacks on Gaza Continue reading..... #London #Paris #Tehran #Islamabad #Israel

Jul 06, 2014

Five charged with stoning woman to death in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD — The father of a pregnant Pakistani woman who was stoned to death and four other men have been charged with killing her after she married against the family’s..... #London #Paris #Tehran #Islamabad #Israel

Jul 15, 2014

Pakistan launches ground offensive in 2nd key town

(AP) -- Pakistan's military said Tuesday it has launched a ground offensive against local and foreign militants in a second key insurgent stronghold near the Afghan border, as authorities rushed aid to over 800,000 people who fled the northwestern tr... #Afghanistan #Central Intelligence Agency #Pakistan #NATO #Islamabad #Karachi #Lahore #Nawaz Sharif #Imran Khan

Jul 10, 2014

Taliban sympathizer posts pictures of smiling Bowe Bergdahl

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - U.S. soldier Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by the Taliban for five years, appeared smiling alongside a commander from the militant Haqqani network in a photo posted on a Twitter account by a supporter of the Afghan Taliban... #Taliban #Bowe R Bergdahl

Jul 11, 2014

Taliban sympathizer posts pictures of smiling Bowe Bergdahl

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - U.S. soldier Bowe Bergdahl, who was held captive by the Taliban for five years, appeared smiling alongside a commander from the militant Haqqani network in a photo posted on a Twitter account by a supporter of the Afghan Taliban... #Taliban #Bowe R Bergdahl

Jul 28, 2014

Pakistani mob kills woman and two of her granddaughters after 'blasphemous' post on Facebook

A Pakistani mob killed a woman member of a religious sect and two of her granddaughters after a sect member was accused of posting blasphemous material on Facebook, police said Monday, the latest instance of growing violence against minorities. The d... #Facebook #Pakistan #Islamabad #Middle East