Media reported on Monday that a suicide bomber blew himself up outside the residence of Nangarhar’s Governor Gul Agha Sherazi in Jalalabad during the morning rush hour, killing at least one person. However, the governor escaped unhurt from the incident.
(Reuters) – Pakistan was actively collaborating with the Taliban in Afghanistan while accepting U.S. aid, leaked U.S. military reports showed, a disclosure likely to increase pressure on Washington’s embattled ally.
Pakistani media reported on Tuesday that Taliban chief Mullah Mohammad Omar has been arrested in Pakistani coastal city Karachi in March this year. However, Taliban spokesman rejected the report as mere western propaganda, saying he is safe and sound and leading the Mujahideen in Afghanistan.…
BBC: Pakistani intelligence gives funding, training and sanctuary to the Afghan Taliban on a scale much larger than previously thought, a report says.
Suspected Taliban fighters attacked trucks ferrying supplies to forces of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) in Afghanistan late Tuesday night, killing at least seven people and torching nearly 50 of the vehicles, police officials said. The attack took place at a…
Delegates of the peace jirga on Friday urged the government to take formal steps toward negotiating with Taleban fighters to put an end to Afghanistan’s decades old war.
Unidentified gunmen in South Waziristan on Thursday shot dead Malik Mirajuddin, a prominent Islamic cleric who helped broker peace deals between the Pakistani government and Taleban fighters, officials said.
At least 19 suspected Taleban fighters were killed in clashes between terrorists and Pakistani security forces in north-western Orakzai Agency on Monday.
At least 14 suspected terrorists have been killed when US drone aircraft fired around 18 missiles into Pakistan’s North Waziristan tribal district on Tuesday, Pakistani security officials said.
Hillary Clinton warns of severe consequences for Pakistan if a new attack like the Times Square bomb is traced back to the country – AP