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Evolution of militancy: Al Qaeda, Taliban grooming new leadership




Pakistan - Court ordered governments to locate family of Davis' victims




Suicide bomber kills 8 in northwestern Pakistan

The suicide bombing in Lower Dir is the fourth such attack in northwestern Pakistan since March 30.


A pair of Taliban suicide bombers killed 42 people in an attack at a Sufi shrine in Dera Ghazi Khan. Security forces killed 15 Taliban and Lashkar-e-Islam fighters in Khyber and Hangu.




Pakistan: Shahbaz Sharif threatens long march against drone strikes




Suicide bombers kill 41 at Sufi shrine in central Pakistan

The Taliban claimed the attack, which occurred during a religious festival at the Sakhi Sarwar shrine in the district of Dera Ghazi Khan in Punjab province.


Spy chief's tenure is extended in Pakistan




20 killed in clash between Lashkar-e-Islam factions




Twenty Pakistanis were killed during a clash between the Lashkar-e-Islam and a tribe in the Tirah Valley in Khyber. Eleven troops were wounded in an IED attack in Khyber.




Ex-Gitmo detainee training Libyan rebels in Derna

A former Guantanamo detainee named Sufyan Ben Qumu is training Derna's rebels. Declassified memos prepared at Gitmo note that Qumu was a member of the Libyan Islamic Fighting Group's military committee, trained at Osama bin Laden's camps, worked for al Qaeda front companies, and was a known "extremist" with "no qualms about committing terrorist acts."


Lashkar-e-Islam chief targeted for assassination in Khyber




A Taliban suicide bomber killed a child in Darra Adam Khel. The Taliban killed three security guards at a supply terminal in Khyber used by NATO trucks. Lashkar-e-Islam leader Mangal Bagh survived an assassination attempt in Khyber.




Pakistan attacks reveal widening split between religious parties and militants




Pakistan handles Islamic extremism with kid gloves




Ten people were killed in an IED attack in Charsadda that targeted the head of an Islamist political party allied with the Taliban. Security forces killed eight "militants" in Kurram.




Pro-Taliban Islamist politician again targeted in Pakistan's northwest




Pakistan - Twin rocket attacks aimed at sensitive areas: probe




Pakistan gives Jakarta access to Bali bomb suspect




Signs of strain as Taliban gird for more fighting




A suicide bomber killed 10 people in an attack on an Islamist party's rally in Swabi. Pakistani officials claimed to have captured wanted Jemaah Islamiyah leader Umar Patek.


 
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