July 2008 Archives

July 31, 2008:

Senior al Qaeda commander in Afghanistan killed in US airstrike

Coalition forces capture Hezbollah Brigades operative in Baghdad

July 30, 2008:

Taliban, Pakistani Army clash in Swat

July 29, 2008:

Taliban capture 25 Pakistani security personnel in Swat

Operation Omens of Prosperity begins in Diyala

July 28, 2008:

Female suicide bombers kill 70 Iraqis in Kirkuk, Baghdad

Report: Al Qaeda WMD expert Abu Khabab thought killed in South Waziristan strike

Six killed in strike in South Waziristan

July 27, 2008:

US, Afghan forces beat back Taliban attack in Khost province

July 26, 2008:

Iraq, US target Iranian networks

29 killed in second day of bombings in India

July 25, 2008:

Pakistan cedes Hangu to the Taliban

July 24, 2008:

Mosul conflict ebbs after five-year battle between Coalition, insurgents for control

Taliban control of Mohmand highlights failures of peace negotiations

July 23, 2008:

Operation ends in Hangu; Government opts for negotiations in northwest

Iraqi military prepares for offensives in Diyala, Babil

July 22, 2008:

Peace negotiations begin with Taliban in Hangu

July 21, 2008:

Hezbollah Brigades propaganda specialist captured in Baghdad

Iraqi, US forces keep pressure on the Mahdi Army

July 20, 2008:

Mosul's IED hunter wounded in attack

July 19, 2008:

Pakistan signs peace accord in Orakzai tribal agency

July 18, 2008:

ISAF rejects claims civilians killed in strike that killed two Taliban commanders

The spreading destruction of the Sa'ada War in Yemen

July 17, 2008:

Pakistani Army launches operation in Hangu; Taliban issue ultimatum

Decapitation campaign: tracking the liquidation of Afghan insurgent commanders

July 16, 2008:

Two Taliban commanders killed in Kandahar

Iraqi Army attempts to halt voter registration attacks as Iraq prepares for fall election

US returns fire on Taliban inside Pakistan

July 15, 2008:

Suicide bomber killed dozens of Iraqi Army recruits as a new Diyala offensive looms

Pakistani Taliban destroy paramilitary fort in Hangu

July 14, 2008:

Joint al Qaeda and Taliban force behind Nuristan base attack

July 13, 2008:

Taliban launch deadly attack on a combat outpost in Afghanistan's Nuristan province

July 12, 2008:

Taliban kill Pakistani soldiers in ambush in Hangu

Taliban attempts to spark Afghan-Pakistan border incident

July 11, 2008:

Taliban "shadow" governor slain; female warlord surrenders

"More than 100 terror camps" in operation in northwestern Pakistan

Yemeni security forces blanket Aden on war anniversary

July 9, 2008:

Pakistan signs peace agreement with extremists in Khyber

Uzbeks presence in Pakistan's tribal areas reignites intra-Taliban conflict

Rising hopes in Tarmiyah tempered by recent violent past

July 8, 2008:

String of bombings rock Karachi

Battle Over Sadr City Defines Apache Helicopter Regiment's Tour in Iraq

July 7, 2008:

41 killed in Kabul suicide strike at Indian embassy

July 6, 2008:

US forces kill 20 Taliban on Pakistani border

Suicide bombing outside Lal Masjid in Islamabad kills 19

Iraqi forces pursue Mahdi Army in Baghdad

July 5, 2008:

Pakistan suspends Khyber operation, peace negotiations underway

Freeing a sheikh pays dividends in Tarmiyah

July 4, 2008:

Iraqi Security Forces Order of Battle: July 2008 Update

July 3, 2008:

Afghan Army kills 25 Taliban after ambush in the northwestern province of Badghis

Pakistan pulls punches in Khyber operation

Analysis: Sadr movement, Mahdi Army shrink under pressure

Sons of Iraq in Tarmiyah aid Coalition forces

July 2, 2008:

Iraqi forces detain Sadrist leaders, uncover Special Groups headquarters in Amarah

Water distribution site opens in northeast Baghdad, offers free water for poorest families

July 1, 2008:

US repels Taliban attack on the Pakistani border

Ex-Guantanamo detainee suicide bomber fought at Tora Bora

Iraqi soldiers and Sons of Iraq secure market in Tarmiyah as Americans watch


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More items in the news

LWJ at The Weekly Standard

Pakistan: Mullah Omar is here, but isn't a threat

Al Qaeda affiliate in Somalia attacks medical students

AFP quotes Lashkar-e-Taiba on Swiss minaret ban and "inter-faith harmony"

WSJ: Obama to oppose expansion of Afghan security forces

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