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Badruddin Haqqani killed in drone attack: Report

August 25th, 2012 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad/Washington, Aug 25 (IANS) American officials said they had strong indications that Badruddin Haqqani, the operational commander of the Haqqani network, was killed in a drone strike Friday which ... Read more...

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US to release Osama files

May 1st, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) The US will release documents seized from the compound of Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's hideout in Pakistan, a senior White House official ... Read more...

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CIA warns al-Qaeda’s affiliate in Yemen “urgent threat to U.S. security”

August 25th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): CIA analysts have warned, for the first time since the 9/11 terror attacks in 2001, that one of the offshoots of al-Qaeda in Yemen has become the most ... Read more...

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US, Afghan allies’ efforts to exploit Taliban- Al-Qaeda fissures working

January 27th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27(ANI): The Obama administration and its Afghan allies' initiatives to exploit the fissures between the Taliban and Al-Qaeda seems to have worked out, as new details have emerged about ... Read more...

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Pakistan rejects reports about attack on nuke sites

August 12th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug. 12 (ANI): Pakistan has rejected reports that its nuclear facilities were attacked by militants at least thrice in the last two years."It is rubbish. These aspersions are factually incorrect and ... Read more...

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Pak militants tried to capture country’s nuke facilities at least thrice: Report

August 11th, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): Home grown Pakistani militants attacked country's nuclear facilities at least three times over the last two years, according to a leading security expert.The incidents include an attack ... Read more...

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US prepares to take on emerging al Qaeda leader

April 4th, 2008 - 8:46 pm ICT by admin
New York, Apr.4 (ANI): The Bush Administration has reportedly expressed concern over the emergence of aLibyan as the voice of al Qaeda, and is reportedly gearing itself up to take him ... Read more...

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