ISLAMABAD (PAN): The second largest anti-government armed group in Afghanistan, Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) said it is impossible to conduct transparent elections due to the presence of foreign troops in the country.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): A senior police officer was among seven security men killed during a fierce clash with the militants in Pakistan’s northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, bordering Afghanistan, an official said on Monday.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): A Pakistani girl activist, shot in the head by Taliban militants in the northwestern valley of Swat last week, was flown to the United Kingdom for medical treatment on Monday, the military said.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Fourteen people were killed and 28 others wounded in two separate bomb attacks in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province, bordering southern Afghanistan, officials said on Friday.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Eight people were killed and more than 20 others injured in an improvised explosive device (IED) attack in Pakistan’s northwestern tribal region near the Afghanistan border on Thursday morning.