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Pak Army, ISI unwilling to take on Taliban despite being their direct target


March 9th, 2011 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 9(ANI): The Pakistani military and the nation's premier spy agency Inter-Services Intelligence have shown reluctance to take on the conglomerate of terror groups inside Pakistan despite being their direct ... Read more...

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CIA steps up drone attacks in Pakistan


September 28th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 28 (ANI): The Obama administration has enthusiastically embraced the CIA's drone program, an ambitious and historically unusual war campaign by American spies, which has launched nearly four times as ... Read more...

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CIA likely to double drone strikes after Pak’s ‘no new offensive’ snub


January 23rd, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.23 (ANI): The Pakistan Army's stance to not to open any new front against extremists in the coming months has apparently angered the Central Investigation Agency (CIA), as it may double ... Read more...

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US drone strikes slowly but surely breaking Pak Taliban’s back: Expert


September 17th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep.17 (ANI): Experts believe that the US drones have successfully targeted Al-Qaeda and Taliban hideouts in Pakistan killing several top and most wanted extremist commanders.Analysts believe that elimination of tier ... Read more...

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Fazlullah, other top Taliban commanders have ‘escaped’ Swat offensive: Report


July 31st, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): A report in the US based Long War Journal has revealed that most of the Swat Taliban's top commanders, including Mullah Fazlullah aka Radio Mullah, have 'escaped ... Read more...

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‘Release of Saeed, Sufi casts shadow over Pak’s seriousness to crack down on terror’


July 8th, 2009 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): The subsequent release of Lashkar-e-Toiba's (LeT) chief Hafeez Muhammad Saeed, the hardcore Lal Masjid cleric Maulana Abdullah Aziz, and now the Tehrik-e-Nifaz-e-Shariat-e-Mohammed (TNSM) chief Sufi Mohammad has ... Read more...

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Pak Army faces massive militant force in Waziristan if Mehsud aligns with tribes:Report


July 1st, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): The Pakistan Army is planning an offensive against the Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) chief Baitullah Mehsud in his stronghold South Waziristan, but it seems that it is unaware of ... Read more...

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