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The military launched another operation in Swat after the Taliban swarmed the streets of Mingora. The adviser to the prime minister on interior issues said the situation in Swat and the tribal areas is improving. The military killed 12 Taliban fighters in Darra Adam Khel. The Taliban bombed two girls' schools in Swat and another in Bajaur.
The Awami National Party admitted its provincial government has lost control in Swat. The military is getting equipment to jam Taliban radio stations in Swat. The Taliban killed a "US spy" in North Waziristan. Riots broke out in Quetta after the Lashkar-e-Jhangavi claimed responsibility for the murder of a Shia leader.
Mullah Fazlullah ordered 43 political and tribal leaders to stand trial in front of a Taliban court in Swat. Security forces ordered a shoot-on-sight curfew in Swat, where another school was destroyed. Five civilians were killed in a car bombing in Dera Ismail Khan.
An Egyptian al Qaeda operative named Mustafa al Masri was killed in yesterday's strikes in Waziristan. Eight Taliban fighters and three civilians were killed in clashes in Quetta. Security forces leveled 105 homes and shops in Mohmand. Talibanization is spreading in Quetta.
US airstrikes in on Taliban safe houses North and South Waziristan killed 20 people. The Army spokesman said Taliban sharia equates to "terrorism." Three soldiers and nine civilians were killed in suicide, roadside bomb, and mortar attacks in Swat.
The Army's spokesman said sharia law is terrorism; Fazul Mohammed defended sharia. Security forces killed 12 Taliban fighters in Swat. Taliban fighters attacked a military outpost in Wana in South Waziristan and bombed a girls' school in Swat.