August 2009 Archives

August 30, 2009:

US, Afghan forces strike Haqqani Network bases

15 policemen killed in Swat suicide attack

August 28, 2009:

Pakistan Taliban take credit for Khyber suicide attack

August 27, 2009:

Suicide bomber kills 22 border guards at Torkham crossing in Pakistan

US strikes Taliban compound in South Waziristan, 8 killed

August 26, 2009:

New Taliban chief threatens US

August 25, 2009:

Baitullah Mehsud dead; Hakeemullah new leader of Pakistani Taliban

Al Qaeda takes credit for last week's Baghdad bombings

August 24, 2009:

Afghan National Army Air Corp (ANAAC) Order of Battle update: August 2009

August 23, 2009:

Taliban leader challenges appointment of Hakeemullah Mehsud as group's leader

August 22, 2009:

Hakeemullah Mehsud appointed the new leader of Pakistani Taliban

Philippine police detain terror group leader

August 21, 2009:

Senior al Qaeda leader leaves Pakistan, directs Iraq operations from Syria

August 20, 2009:

US Predators target the Haqqanis in North Waziristan

August 19, 2009:

Faqir Mohammed takes command of Pakistani Taliban

Baghdad bombings kill 75 as US prepares to release all members of an Iranian terror group

August 18, 2009:

Taliban suicide bomber strikes in Kabul as election looms

Pakistani Taliban's top spokesman captured in Mohmand

August 17, 2009:

'Good' Pakistani Taliban leader vows to fight US in Afghanistan

August 16, 2009:

South Waziristan Taliban groups clash - report

Pakistani Taliban regroup in Malakand

August 14, 2009:

Hamas and al Qaeda-linked group clash in Gaza

August 13, 2009:

Anti-Taliban tribal leaders assassinated in Pakistan's northwest

August 12, 2009:

Taliban groups reportedly clash in South Waziristan

Indonesian police confirm Noordin Mohammed Top is alive

August 11, 2009:

US kills 14 in strike on Taliban training camp in South Waziristan

August 10, 2009:

Taliban, Pakistani military clash in North Waziristan

Taliban debunk claim of battle at shura meeting in South Waziristan

Indonesian police 'very confident' Noordin M. Top dead

August 9, 2009:

Mystery over Noordin Mohammed Top thickens

Analysis: Pakistani claims regarding Baitullah's death, shura clash, are suspect

August 8, 2009:

The fog of the Predator war: Baitullah is alive, say Pakistani Taliban

August 7, 2009:

Noordin Mohammed Top dead, major attack averted

Analysis: Baitullah's death will impact operations Pakistan and Afghanistan

Baitullah Mehsud's possible successors

Al Qaeda and Taliban leaders killed in US airstrikes since 2004

Baitullah Mehsud is dead, says Pakistani Taliban deputy

August 6, 2009:

'Baitullah Mehsud is alive' - US intelligence official

Afghan and US forces destroy Haqqani Network training camp in Khost

August 5, 2009:

Baitullah Mehsud's wife killed in Predator attack

August 4, 2009:

Iraqi troops detain deputy leader of Ansar al Islam

August 3, 2009:

Pakistani high court suspends case against Hafiz Saeed

August 2, 2009:

Pakistan charges Sufi Mohammed with treason

Uighur terrorist leader threatens attacks against Chinese interests across the globe


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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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