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US Predators kill 4 'rebels' in North Waziristan strike

The attack took place in an area under the control of the Haqqani Network.


Yemeni al Qaeda operative killed along Afghan-Pakistani border

Abu Abdulrahman al Qahtani was a veteran jihadist and propagandist who was close to the suicide bomber who killed seven CIA officials in a suicide attack in Khost, Afghanistan, late last year.


US Predators strike al Qaeda stronghold in North Waziristan

The strike is the second this month; both strikes have hit targets in Datta Khel, a haven for al Qaeda's leadership cadre.


Suicide bomber kills 10 in attack at hospital in Pakistan

The Taliban and Lashkar-e-Jhangvi have carried out four suicide attacks over the past five days.


Suicide bomber kills 17 Pakistanis in the northwest

The attack is the third of its kind in Pakistan in three days.


US Predators kill 5 'militants' in North Waziristan strike

Predators fired four missiles at targets in the Datta Khel area. The strike is the first in eight days.


Suicide bomber kills 50 in attack on tribal leaders in northwestern Pakistan

The suicide bombers targeted anti-Taliban tribal leaders as they met with local officials in the main town of Mohmand.


Haqqani Network suicide bomber kills 2 US troops in Afghan east

The attack is the latest against military and police installations in the Afghan east, where the Haqqani Network remains strong.


Financier for 'Mullah Dadullah Front' captured in Afghan south

The Mullah Dadullah Front is a Taliban group led by former Gitmo detainee Mullah Zakir. The group is considered the most radical, effective, and dangerous Taliban faction in southern Afghanistan.


US designates Pakistan-based leaders of Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, Jaish-e-Mohammed as terrorists

Matiur-Rehman.jpgAmanullah Afrid, the top leader of the Lashkar-e-Jhangvi; Matiur Rehman, LeJ's operations chief; and Abdul Rauf Azhar, senior leader in Jaish-e-Mohammed, have been added to the US' list of terrorists.


US Special Forces teams deployed with Pakistani Army

Small teams have been secretly deployed to Pakistani military headquarters in the tribal areas to provide intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance support to units fighting the Taliban in Bajaur and in North and South Waziristan.


US Predators kill 4 'militants' in Mir Ali

predator-uav.jpgAnother vehicle was hit as it traveled in an area of North Waziristan known to host foreign terrorists plotting to attack Europe and the US.


Taliban suicide bombers kill 12 Afghan police in east

The Taliban took credit for the attack in Paktika, which was carried out by two suicide bombers wearing police uniforms.


Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan leader targeted in Afghan north

The "high-ranking Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan senior leader" facilitates suicide attacks in the north and is in close contact with leaders in Pakistan.


ISAF denies helicopters struck inside Pakistan

For the second time this week, ISAF denied reports that its helicopters penetrated Pakistani airspace in North Waziristan.


US Predators kill 4 'militants' in North Waziristan

Unmanned strike aircraft hit a vehicle as it traveled through the Mir Ali area, which has been the epicenter of an al Qaeda plot to attack the West.


US designates Lashkar-e-Taiba's charitable front as terror group

Falah-i Insaniat Foundation, its chief Hafiz Abdur Rauf, and two longtime members of Lashkar-e-Taiba were put on the US list of terror entities today.


Senior Taliban military commander killed in Helmand

Mullah Abdul Qayoum, the Taliban's shadow governor for the district of Sangin, was killed in an ISAF airstrike on Nov. 20. Qayoum commanded an estimated 600 to 800 Taliban fighters and served as a key link to the Taliban leadership in Pakistan.


NATO, Afghan officials negotiated with Taliban 'impostor'

Afghan and NATO officials thought they were in peace talks with Mullah Akhtar Mohammed Mansour, one of Mullah Omar's top two deputies who ran the Quetta Shura. The so-called leader turned out to be a fake.


5 Taliban killed in latest US Predator strike in North Waziristan

Predators hit a vehicle and a motorcycle in a village controlled by "good Taliban" commander Hafiz Gul Bahadar.