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Dilawar Hussain

Pakistani soldiers killed in attack at Afghanistan border

Apr 15 2018

PARACHINAR, Pakistan Two Pakistani soldiers were killed in cross-border fire from Afghanistan while working on a fence intended to cover nearly all of the disputed 2,500km border separating the countries, the Pakistani military said on Sunday.

Blast kills six family members in Pakistan's northwestern tribal belt

Jan 30 2018

PARACHINAR, Pakistan An explosion ripped through a car on Tuesday killing six members of a family driving to a Pakistan village to attend a funeral in the northwestern district of Kurram near the Afghanistan border, officials said.

Pakistan condemns 'unilateral' U.S. drone strike on its territory

Jan 24 2018

PARACHINAR, Pakistan Pakistan on Wednesday condemned a "unilateral" U.S. military drone strike inside its territory that security officials said killed two members of the Afghan Taliban-allied Haqqani network, adding to already tense relations between the uneasy allies.

Suspected U.S. drone kills two Haqqani network militants in Pakistan

Jan 24 2018

PARACHINAR, Pakistan A suspected U.S. drone attack on a house in northwestern Pakistan killed two militants from the Afghan Taliban-allied Haqqani network, two Pakistani security officials said on Wednesday.

Suspected U.S. drone kills militants on Pakistan-Afghan border

Dec 26 2017

PARACHINAR, Pakistan A suspected U.S. drone attack along the Pakistani-Afghan border killed an Islamist militant commander from the Taliban-allied Haqqani Network, a Pakistani official and two members of the Haqqani group said.

Suspected U.S. drone kills militants on Pakistan-Afghan border

Dec 26 2017

PARACHINAR, Pakistan, Dec 26 A suspected U.S. drone attack along the Pakistani-Afghan border killed an Islamist militant commander and one of his associates on Tuesday, a Pakistani official in the remote area said.

Suspected U.S. drone strikes kill 31 on Pakistan-Afghanistan frontier

Oct 17 2017

PARACHINAR/PESHAWAR, Pakistan Two suspected U.S. drone strikes on Tuesday killed 11 people on the mountainous Pakistan-Afghanistan border, following a strike a day earlier that killed 20, government and militant sources said.

Suspected U.S. drone strike kills five on Pakistan-Afghanistan frontier

Oct 17 2017

PARACHINAR/PESHAWAR, Pakistan, Oct 17 A suspected U.S. drone strike killed five people on the mountainous Pakistan-Afghanistan border, government and militant sources said on Tuesday, days after a Canadian-American couple held hostage by the Taliban were freed from the same area.

Suspected U.S. drone strike targets militants in Pakistan, regional official says

Sep 15 2017

PARACHINAR/PESHAWAR, Pakistan A suspected U.S. drone strike killed three people in the tribal area of Pakistan near the Afghanistan border on Friday, a senior regional official said, in what Afghan Taliban sources say was an attack targeting a Haqqani network militant.

Thousands protest in Pakistan to demand security after deadly bombs

Jun 29 2017

PARACHINAR, Pakistan Tens of thousands of people protested in a Pakistani town on Thursday to demand better security after twin bombings in a market there last week killed 75 people, officials and witnesses said.

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