Pakistan: Two soldiers martyred in IED attack in North Waziristan

Two Pakistan Army soldiers were martyred in an improvised explosive device (IED) attack in North Waziristan on Tuesday, the military’s media affairs wing said. In a statement, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said that security forces were conducting a clearance Read More …

Pakistan: 3 personnel, 2 civilians killed in terrorist attacks in merged districts

Three security men and two civilians were martyred in firing from the Afghan side of the border and IED (improvised explosive device) attacks in different areas of the merged districts on Sunday. Three terrorists were killed in retaliatory fire by Read More …

Pakistan: 2 children dead in attack on Chinese convoy in Gwadar

Two children were killed while three others, including a Chinese national, injured in a suicide attack targeting a vehicle carrying Chinese nationals near the East Bay Expressway in Gwadar, Balochistan on Friday. Just a month after the attack on the Read More …

Pakistan: At Least Four Dead In Grenade Attack On Shi’ite Ashura Procession In Eastern Punjab

At least four people have been killed in a grenade attack on an Ashura mourning procession of Shi’ite Muslims in eastern Pakistan. A spokesman for the Shi’ite organization Majlis-e-Wahdat Muslimeen told RFE/RL’s Radio Mashaal that several people were also injured Read More …

Taliban takeover: What will happen to Afghanistan’s minefields

As the dust begins to settle on war-torn Afghanistan, a major question is what will happen to the landmines and other ordinance littering its landscape? More than 40 years of war have left the Afghan landscape littered with landmines as Read More …

Pakistan: Two policemen killed, 21 others injured in blast near Quetta’s Serena Hotel

Two police personnel were martyred while many others sustained injures when a powerful blast targeted their vehicle near a luxury hotel in Balochistan’s capital Quetta on Sunday, officials said. According to provincial government spokesperson Liaquat Shahwani, a police van was Read More …