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Saud Mehsud

Pakistan military rescues 5 telecom workers kidnapped near Afghan border

Jul 16 2021

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan Pakistan's military rescued five telecommunications workers kidnapped by Islamist militants last month close to the Afghan border in a series of operations in which two soldiers were killed, the military said on Friday.

Militants kill three Pakistani soldiers near Afghan border

Jul 05 2021

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan Militants killed three Pakistani soldiers close to the border with Afghanistan in the North Waziristan tribal region, where Pakistani Taliban fighters have been targeting the Pakistan military, security sources told Reuters.

Killing of youths sparks protests in northwest Pakistan

Mar 28 2021

PESHAWAR/DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan Thousands of protesters broke through a police blockade in northwestern Pakistan on Sunday as they tried to march on the city of Bannu and then on to Islamabad to demand a government probe into the deaths of four young men who they allege were tortured and killed by security forces.

Gunmen kill four women aid workers in northwest Pakistan

Feb 22 2021

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan Unidentified gunmen shot dead four women aid workers in their vehicle in northwest Pakistan on Monday, police said, underlining a rise in militant violence in the region.

Pakistan confirms first two deaths from coronavirus - minister

Mar 18 2020

PESHAWAR/DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan Pakistan on Wednesday confirmed its first two deaths from coronavirus as the total number of infected patients in the country climbed to 260, the health minister said on Twitter.

Pakistan confirms first two deaths from coronavirus - minister

Mar 18 2020

PESHAWAR/DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan Pakistan on Wednesday confirmed its first two deaths from coronavirus as the total number of infected patients in the country climbed to 260, the health minister said on Twitter.

UPDATE 1-Pakistan confirms first two deaths from coronavirus - minister

Mar 18 2020

PESHAWAR/DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan, March 18 (Reuters) - P akistan on Wednesday confirmed its first two deaths from coronavirus as the total number of infected patients in the country climbed to 260, the health minister said on Twitter.

Attacks on security forces in Pakistan kill 10 soldiers

Jul 27 2019

DERA ISMIAL KHAN, Pakistan At least 10 soldiers have been killed in separate attacks within hours on Pakistan security forces.

Four police killed in Pakistan ambush claimed by Taliban splinter group

Feb 12 2019

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan Taliban gunmen opened fire on a police vehicle and killed four officers in northwestern Pakistan on Tuesday, officials said, in a region once riven by militant violence but since cleared following military crackdowns.

Bomb attack on hideout of Haqqani militants kills three in Pakistan

Nov 22 2018

ISLAMABAD A bomb targeting Haqqani network militants in their hideout in Pakistan's tribal areas bordering Afghanistan killed three people on Thursday, including two militants, a security official and a militant source said.

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