June 2008 Archives

June 30, 2008:

In Pictures: Extremist leaders in Pakistan's Khyber agency

Iraqi Security Forces Five Year Plan: An updated projection

June 29, 2008:

Pakistani military advances in Khyber

Relative peace in Baghdad remains fragile as troops carry out counterinsurgency plan

Blowing up insurgents' old hut sends signal that Tarmiyah area is more secure

June 28, 2008:

Pakistan's inconclusive military operations against the Taliban

Pakistan strikes at Taliban in Khyber agency

June 27, 2008:

Taliban attack US base in Afghanistan from Pakistan

Taliban rampage in Pakistan's Swat district

June 26, 2008:

US names al Qaeda emir of Mosul killed during raid

Mahdi Army decimated during recent fighting

Released Guantanamo detainee behind March suicide truck bombing at Combat Outpost Inman in Mosul

22 Taliban killed in attacks on three district centers in eastern Afghanistan

June 25, 2008:

Iraqi and U.S. Troops Seize 7 EFPs, Mortar Systems in New Baghdad Night Raids

Northwest Pakistan descends into chaos

June 24, 2008:

US, Afghan forces kill 16 Taliban in eastern Afghanistan

US forces kill al Qaeda's leader in Mosul

June 23, 2008:

Afghan, US forces kill 55 Taliban after ambush

June 22, 2008:

One hundred insurgents detained in Baghdad during past week

Operations target Mahdi Army in South

June 21, 2008:

Afghan base in Paktika hit with rounds launched from Pakistan

Three senior Mahdi Army commanders captured in Baghdad, Hillah

June 20, 2008:

Maysan operation continues to target Sadrist leaders

June 19, 2008:

Iraqi security forces detain senior Sadrist during Maysan operation

Afghanistan National Security Forces: June 2008 Update

US designates two Hezbollah operatives in Venezuela as terrorists

June 18, 2008:

Mahdi Army cell leader behind deadly Baghdad bombing

In Pictures: Yemeni government targets civilians in Sa'ada

June 17, 2008:

Iraqi security forces ramp up for Maysan operation

Iraq's political parties wrangle over the status of forces agreement

June 16, 2008:

US designates Rajah Solaiman Movement terrorist entity

June 15, 2008:

Report: Strike targets Baitullah Mehsud's hideout in Pakistan

Sadrist movement withdraws from political process

June 14, 2008:

US Army detains senior Mahdi Army commander in Baghdad

Iraqi offensive underway against the Mahdi Army in Maysan

June 13, 2008:

Sadr forms new unit to attack US forces

June 12, 2008:

Report: Iraqi security forces preparing operation against Mahdi Army in Maysan

US Military: Clash on Afghan-Pakistani border was with Taliban

June 11, 2008:

Iraqi police detain three Special Groups operative behind 2007 Karbala attack

Afghan troops clash with the Taliban on the border

June 10, 2008:

Report: US strikes inside Mohmand tribal agency

Iraqi police conduct operations in Dhi Qhar

Sadr's Special Groups

June 9, 2008:

Pakistan's Swat peace agreement in the crossfire

June 8, 2008:

North Waziristan peace agreement allows Al Qaeda to remain

Baitullah Mehsud's fighters killed in Afghanistan

June 7, 2008:

Tracking the Coalition's Afghan spring offensive

June 6, 2008:

Four Special Groups leaders captured in South

Iraqi Security Forces Order of Battle: June 2008 Update

US targets al Qaeda operatives with links to Iran, Pakistan

June 5, 2008:

Mahdi Army uses "flying IEDs" in Baghdad

In Pictures: Mahdi Army caches seized in Sadr City

June 4, 2008:

Five senior Mahdi Army commanders captured in Karbala

June 3, 2008:

Four Mahdi Army fighters killed in New Baghdad

June 2, 2008:

Bombing near Danish embassy in Islamabad kills eight

Coalition and Taliban vie for control of southwestern Afghanistan in Farah province

June 1, 2008:

Iraqi Army interdicting Iranian operations in the South

Negotiations underway with Taliban in Mardan


LWJ in the news:


More items in the news

LWJ at The Weekly Standard

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WSJ: Obama to oppose expansion of Afghan security forces

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