The Foreign Office dismissed concerns about the safety of Pakistan's nuclear weapons. The Taliban in South Waziristan demanded 10 of their operatives be freed in exchange for 15 kidnapped soldiers. The military killed three civilians after a convoy struck an IED in North Waziristan, while the ISPR claimed these were actually al Qaeda operatives killed during strikes on bases.
The ANSF Order of Battle
A breakdown of the structure and units in the Afghan National Security Forces.
The Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan
A look at the Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan's top leaders.
The Quetta Shura
A look at the Afghan Taliban's top leaders, military councils, and committees.