Pakistan Prepares Itself

Militants are the main nemesis of Islamabad. Pakistan, paying heed to the US directed attack on Al-Qaeda and Taleban elements in North Waziristan, has decided to step up its confrontational attitude with the rebels and fanatics in the region. A hotbed of anti-state partisans of extremism the area has been hit before yet its inhabitants […]

NATO Helicopters Wound Pakistani Troops

Another skirmish in Waziristan tests Pakistan’s limits. An incursion in North Waziristan by NATO helicopters wounded two Pakistani troops much to the chagrin of Islamabad. With a history of drone attacks on Pakistani soil, and especially so since the war in Afghanistan, NATO has ridden roughshod over the feelings and rights of citizens on the […]

Mullen: Pakistan to target militants in North Waziristan

  Thursday, 14 Oct, 2010: Mike Mullen the US Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral said that the Pakistani military has pledged to go after militants that the US wants targeted in the North Waziristan tribal region. Mullen said General Ashfaq Pervaiz Kayani, Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff has given surenesses that he will mount […]

US drone strikes kills 18 in North Waziristan

  On Saturday, the intelligence officials said, Two U.S. drone attacks targeting a house and a vehicle in Datta Khel, a town in North Waziristan tribal region along the Afghan border killed 18 militants. One intelligence official said, “In the first attack two missiles were fired at a house while in the second attack four […]