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Nov 09, 2018
2,714 people killed, 728 injured in 409 US drone attacks in Pakistan since January 2004; 289 attacks conducted in North Waziristan aloneThe attacks, carried out by the CIA-operated drones, over the years have targeted the areas of Bajaur, Bannu, Hangu, Khyber, Kurram, Mohmand, North Waziristan, Nushki, Orakzai, and South Waziristan, Dawn reported. Majority of the drone strikes were carried out during the government of the Pakistan Peoples Party between 2008 and 2012.
Jul 16, 2018
Pakistan blasts: Country mourns over three terror attacks that left more than 150 people dead ahead of 25 July pollsPakistanis on Sunday observed a national day of mourning after three recent deadly terror attacks at political rallies left more than 150 people dead, raising security concerns ahead of the 25 July general elections.
Jul 14, 2018
Pakistan election: 133 killed, 200 injured in twin blasts targeting poll rallies; BAP leader Siraj Raisani succumbs to woundsExplosion is Pakistan's election rally claimed 133 lives and injured 200 others. Balochistan Awami Party leader Siraj Raisani succumbed to his injuries later
Jun 20, 2014
Over 150,000 civilians flee as Pakistan bombs Taliban hideoutsNearly 100,000 people have left North Waziristan tribal area, on the Afghan border, this week after the military launched a long-awaited assault against Taliban hideouts.
Dec 04, 2012
Suicide truck bomber wounds 8 in PakistanA Pakistani official says police shot a would-be suicide truck bomber in the country's northwest, detonating his explosives before he could hit a nearby police station.
Apr 17, 2012
Pakistan jailbreak: Four officials transferredFour senior officials have been transferred after Taliban militants stormed a jail in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province and freed about 400 prisoners, a media report said Tuesday.
Apr 16, 2012
Was Pakistan jail break an inside job?The pakistan Taliban said they had maps of the area and of the jail, and had help from the locals of Bannu where the jail break ocurred.