Results tagged “Pakistan”
Would you like to limit the tag results display to a specific section?
If you do, then pick any of the sections below:
Or simply go to the aggregated tag results from:
A suicide bomber killed 35 civilians, in an attack at a funeral procession in Mardan. Among those killed was a member of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa's provincial assembly. An Army lieutenant colonel died of wounds suffered in an IED attack in North Waziristan on June 9.
Police in Islamabad arrested Abdullah Umar, an al Qaeda operative who is thought to have been behind the murder of the prosecutor who was investigating the assassination of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto as well as terrorists involved in the 2008 attack on Mumbai, India. Security forces in Chaman captured a "militant" and seized suicide vests, "32 land mines, seven remote-controlled bombs, 20 anti-personnel mines and other arms and ammunition."
The minister of state for foreign affairs castigated a US Embassy official for a drone strike, and called the US attacks a "violation of Pakistan's sovereignty and territorial integrity." Yesterday's drone strike in North Waziristan killed six "militants."