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Tehreek-e-Taliban deputy chief dies in US drone strike in Pakistan, third TTP leader killed by US in six months
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Tehreek-e-Taliban deputy chief dies in US drone strike in Pakistan, third TTP leader killed by US in six months

A key Pakistan Taliban commander has been killed in a US drone strike close to the Afghan border in Pakistan's North Waziristan Agency, a media report said

US denies attacking Afghan refugee camp in Pakistan after Islamabad condemns 'unilateral' drone strike
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US denies attacking Afghan refugee camp in Pakistan after Islamabad condemns 'unilateral' drone strike

Pakistan's claim that the US hit an Afghan refugee camp in a drone strike is "false", a US spokesman said Thursday

Pakistan IED blast: Explosion kills two security personnel, no group claims responsibility
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Pakistan IED blast: Explosion kills two security personnel, no group claims responsibility

An Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast near a security check post today killed two security personnel in restive northwest Pakistan near the Afghan border

IED blast in Pakistan: Four civilians, including two security personnel killed
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IED blast in Pakistan: Four civilians, including two security personnel killed

An Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast near a security check post today killed four persons, including two security personnel, in restive northwest Pakistan

Pakistan opens key border crossing with Afghanistan ahead of Ramadan 'on humanitarian grounds'
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Pakistan opens key border crossing with Afghanistan ahead of Ramadan 'on humanitarian grounds'

Pakistan announced it was reopening its border with Afghanistan, weeks after bloody clashes broke out between the two countries' militaries

50 Afghan security personnel killed in cross-border firing, says Pakistani official
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50 Afghan security personnel killed in cross-border firing, says Pakistani official

Fifty Afghan security personnel were killed and 100 others injured as Pakistani forces retaliated to unprovoked firing in Balochistan's Chaman area last week, a top official claimed here on Sunday.

Pakistan: 20 killed, 50 injured in IED blast at crowded vegetable market in Kurram Agency
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Pakistan: 20 killed, 50 injured in IED blast at crowded vegetable market in Kurram Agency

At least 20 people were killed and over 50 others injured on Saturday in a powerful blast at a crowded vegetable market in north-west Pakistan's restive Kurram Agency

Pakistan summons top Afghan diplomat over 'unprovoked firing' at Torkham border
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Pakistan summons top Afghan diplomat over 'unprovoked firing' at Torkham border

Pakistan on Monday summoned a top Afghan diplomat after two countries exchanged gunfire over the fencing issue at north-western Torkham border crossing.

Pakistani army airstrikes kill 34 militants in tribal region
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Pakistani army airstrikes kill 34 militants in tribal region

The Pakistani army claims that it launched air strikes in a tribal region along the Afghan border, pounding militant hideouts and killing 34 terrorists.

Afghanistan: Taliban militants attack kill 13, including three policemen
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Afghanistan: Taliban militants attack kill 13, including three policemen

At least three Afghan border policemen and 10 militants were killed after Taliban militants attacked security checkpoints in the country's eastern province of Kunar Saturday morning.

Bomb blasts kills 3 security personnel escorting polio workers in Pakistan
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Bomb blasts kills 3 security personnel escorting polio workers in Pakistan

At least three security personnel who were guarding a polio vaccination team were killed on Tuesday in a bomb blast in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region. The officials were guarding a polio vaccination team in Salarzai area of Bajaur tribal region near Afghan border.

Pak post near Afghan border attacked by militants; 3 soldiers dead
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Pak post near Afghan border attacked by militants; 3 soldiers dead

Pakistan's army says a group of militants have attacked one of its positions from neighbouring Afghanistan, sparking a shootout that left 11 insurgents and three soldiers killed.