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Suicide attacks remain potent tool for Pakistani Taliban

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Suicide attacks remain potent tool for Pakistani Taliban

The recent suicide bombings in the heart of Pakistan’s cultural capital of Lahore demonstrate the continuing ability of the Pakistani Taliban to spread death, destruction and fear amongst soldiers and civilians alike, writes blogger S. Azmat Hassan.

Posted: March 23, 2010 13:01   Comments: 2
Bloody attacks by Islamic militants rock Pakistan

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Bloody attacks by Islamic militants rock Pakistan

In Pakistan, a series of deadly bombings shatter a period of relative clam that also saw the capture of several high-level Taliban officials. For more, Daljit Dhaliwal interviews Ahmad Kamal, and Hashem Ahelbarra of Al Jazeera English reports from the Swat Valley.

Posted: March 12, 2010 16:51   Comments: 1
Pakistan bombing could be Taliban retaliation

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Pakistan bombing could be Taliban retaliation

Government officials in Pakistan say a car bomb that killed more than two dozen people and wounded hundreds in the city of Lahore could be retaliation for the Pakistani military's month-long war on the Taliban. Alex Thier of the United States Institute of Peace discusses the bombing and public opinion about the government offensive.

Posted: May 27, 2009 15:01   Comments: 1
Bloody terrorist attack on police academy rattles Pakistan

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Bloody terrorist attack on police academy rattles Pakistan

A group of gunmen stormed a police academy in Lahore on Monday, triggering a bloody eight-hour siege in Pakistan's second largest city and raising even deeper concern about security in that vital nation. Amit Pandya of The Stimson Center discusses the attack.

Posted: March 30, 2009 12:14   Comments: 3

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