Pakistan:10 militants killed in Orakzai

Pskistan: On Saturday, 10 militants were killed and 5 others wounded when helicopter gunships destroyed their hideaways in different parts of Lower Orakzai tribal region. Official sources said that military gunships targeted militant positions in Andar Mella, Malokhel and Saidkhel villages after 9 people, including security personnel, were kidnapped. Sources said that those abducted were […]

Pakistan: Charter plane crashes, no survivors

On Friday, an aviation official said that a small plane with at least twenty-one people aboard chartered to ENI, an international oil company based in Italy, crashed after taking off from the Karachi airport, killing all aboard. Pakistan’s Civil Aviation Authority’s spokesman, Pervez George said the aircraft crashed near a military ordnance depot at Jinnah […]

Pakistan: US missile attack kills five militants

On Wednesday, a US drone strike killed 5 suspected militants in northwestern Pakistan, said Pakistani intelligence officials. In the Qutab Khel area of Miran Shah region, the unknown aircraft fired missiles at a vehicle. The officials said, the killed rebels were from Uzbekistan. The officials, who spoke on condition of being anonymous because they were […]

Pakistan: Nato helicopters violate border limits

On Tuesday November 2, Nato helicopters violated Pakistani soil limits near the Pak-Afghan border area. In Pak-Afghan border areas of Burkha and Kharlacha Nato gunship helicopters violated Pakistan’s border limits, according to official sources The gunship helicopters came 600 meters inside Pakistani borders and after flying in the area for ten minutes, they moved back […]