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The games they play with children in my war-torn land

Perspectives

The games they play with children in my war-torn land

Nukhbat Malik writes for World Pulse, a Worldfocus partner that features women's voices from around the world. In this entry she describes the chilling experience of meeting children scarred by war in the town of Hasan Abdal in northern Punjab, Pakistan.

Posted: November 17, 2009 14:31   Comments: 1
Swat refugees strain humanitarian resources in Pakistan

Interview (video)

Swat refugees strain humanitarian resources in Pakistan

More than a million refugees who fled Pakistan's Swat Valley remain in neighboring regions, overwhelming humanitarian services. Dominic MacSorley of Concern Worldwide joins Martin Savidge to discuss the humanitarian crisis.

Posted: August 5, 2009 12:16   Comments: 0
Taliban seizes control of Pakistan’s Buner district

Interview (video)

Taliban seizes control of Pakistan’s Buner district

On Thursday, the government of Pakistan sent paramilitary troops to a northwest district that was recently taken over by the Taliban. Michael Krepon of the Henry L. Stimson Center discusses the Taliban's growing influence and increasing concerns about the Pakistani government's ability to control the militants.

Posted: April 23, 2009 16:06   Comments: 4

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