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Imran Khan warns of march over drone killings


July 15th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 15 (IANS) Imran Khan has said he will lead a peace march to north Waziristan to let the world know how the US was killing "innocent Pakistanis".Addressing a ... Read more...

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A decade since 9/11, Pakistan back to square one: Daily


May 7th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 7 (IANS) Ten years since 9/11, Pakistan finds itself "back to square one", a leading daily said, adding that with Osama bin Laden dead, the country needs ... Read more...

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Imran for end to war on terror


January 12th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan.12 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricket captain and chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Imran Khan, has given three suggestions to steer the country out of the current crises, warning otherwise the consequences ... Read more...

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Oz Muslim leader calls troops in Afghanistan ‘terrorists’


October 23rd, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct. 23 (ANI): A Muslim leader in Australia has branded the country's troops as the "real terrorists" in Afghanistan.Uthman Badar, spokesman for the controversial Muslim group Hizb ut-Tahrir, said Aussie ... Read more...

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Obama’s ratings decline with 43 percent Americans opposing Afghan war


August 4th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 4 (ANI): Forty-three percent of Americans now believe that it was a mistake to have launched the war in Afghanistan, which shows that the handling of the conflict by ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda calls Obama treacherous, bloodthirsty in new video


June 21st, 2010 - 8:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 21 (IANS) Al Qaeda has posted a new video on Islamist websites where a spokesman of the militant outfit calls US President Barack Obama "snakelike" and a "treacherous, bloodthirsty ... Read more...

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General David Petraeus Seems To Faint During A Senate Inquiry


June 16th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The commanding officer of the American military in the Middle East, General David Petraeus, fell ill at the witness table during a Senate inquiry ... Read more...

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Afghan leaders distrust threatens American war strategy


May 13th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Jalalabad (Afghanistan), May 13 (ANI): The success of the NATO offensive in the coming weeks in Kandahar, the Taliban heartland, may well depend on whether Afghans can overcome their corrosive distrust ... Read more...

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Kidnapped ex-ISI official’s wife accuses CIA of ‘picking up’ her husband


April 21st, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.21 (ANI): The wife of former Inter-State Intelligence (ISI) official, Khalid Khwaja, who was kidnapped along with his former colleague and a British filmmaker from North Waziristan earlier this month, ... Read more...

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Pentagon says disappointed on Northrop Grumman tanker announcement


March 9th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The United States Deputy Secretary of Defense, William Lynn, said on Monday that the Department of Defense is disappointed by Northrop's decision not to submit a bid ... Read more...

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After FATA, NWFP, US eying Punjab, Karachi and Quetta for ‘disastrous’ war on terror


March 8th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar. 8 (ANI): Jamaat-e-Islami chief Syed Munawwar Hasan has warned that the US is conspiring to extend its never-ending war on terror to Punjab, Karachi and Quetta."The drones are ... Read more...

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Musharraf followed predecessors’ footsteps in diverting US aid against India (Part-II)


September 15th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Recollections of a communicatorNew Delhi, Sep 15 (ANI): As Public Relations Officer of the Indian Army, it was my duty to conduct Indian and Foreign Correspondents to the battlefront. The American correspondents ... Read more...

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US has to strengthen Afghan institutions to win war: NYT


June 24th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 24 (ANI): The Obama Administration is giving Afghanistan the attention it requires to rectify the mistakes of the past, in order to check the unprecedented rise in the ... Read more...

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US to track down Taliban funds: Holbrooke


June 7th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 7 (ANI): President Barack Obama's Special Envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan, Richard Holbrooke, has said the United States will trace the financial sources of the Taliban.Holbrooke said the Taliban ... Read more...

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Skepticism over Pak govt., army’s willingness, capability to fight Taliban


May 9th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 9 (ANI): Pakistan, while announcing an all out war against the Taliban in the Swat Valley, vowed to root out extremism completely from its soil, but questions are being ... Read more...

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Dissident author says Vietnam founder Ho Chi Minhs mistress was ”murdered by his comrades”


January 22nd, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), Jan.22 (ANI): Ho Chi Minh, the father of modern Vietnam, kept a mistress 40 years his junior who was murdered by his comrades, an author claims. ... Read more...

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Anti-US backlash may weaken Zardaris crackdown on terror: Time magazine


September 27th, 2008 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Sept 27 (ANI): After restoration of democracy in Pakistan , the countrys new President Asif Ali Zardari is facing an arduous task, as compared to his predecessor military dictator ... Read more...

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American war resister told to leave Canada


August 14th, 2008 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 14 (IANS) Canada Wednesday ordered the first American resister to the Iraq war, who deserted his army unit before being sent to the war zone and defected here, to leave ... Read more...

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Democratic, prosperous Pak in South Asias interest, says Gilani


July 29th, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , July 29 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that if democracy prevailed in his country, it would surely lead to better relations with India , as ... Read more...

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Zardari to seek working relationship with Musharraf


February 26th, 2008 - 11:47 am ICT by admin
New York, Feb 26 (ANI): Pakistan People's Party Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari has said that he would seek a working relationship with President Pervez Musharraf since their coalition government may not able ... Read more...

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