Pakistani Taliban News
Pakistanis attend funerals for 9 killed in suicide bombing
Hundreds of Pakistani mourners have attended the funerals of five police officers and four civilians killed when a Taliban suicide bomber attacked a police checkpoint on the outskirts of the eastern city of Lahore
Blast at home in Pakistani border town kills 7, wounds 10
Pakistani official: Explosion at home of Taliban-linked cleric kills him, six of his family members
Pakistan: Drone strike kills Taliban chief's son, 20 others
The spokesman for the Pakistani Taliban says the son of their chief, Mullah Fazlullah, was among 21 "holy warriors" killed this week when missiles fired by a U.S. drone struck a seminary in Afghanistan
US offers $5M reward for Pakistan Taliban leader
The State Department is offering a $5 million reward for information on the Pakistani Taliban leader, Mullah Fazlullah, the latest U.S. effort to pressure militants in the South Asian nation
US drone targeting Pakistani Taliban kills 21 in Afghanistan
Pakistani intel officials: US drone hits militant facility in Afghanistan, killing 21 insurgents, including leader's son
Why is the US still in Afghanistan?
On Aug. 21, 2017, President Donald Trump addressed American soldiers and Army generals at the Fort Myers military base in Arlington, Virginia, announcing that he was taking a new approach to the war in Afghanistan – the longest war in U.S. history, and its costliest since World War II. Trump said
Pakistan: Trump Told PM He Will 'Address and Find Solutions' to Country's 'Outstanding Problems'
The government of Pakistan provided a readout of a phone call between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Donald Trump Wednesday claiming that the president-elect heaped praise on the Pakistani leader, describing the South Asian nation and its people as "fantastic." According to the readout, Prime
Top ISIS Leader in Afghanistan Killed in US Airstrike
Hafiz Sayed Khan, ISIS's top leader in Afghanistan, was killed in a U.S. drone strike on July 26 in eastern Afghanistan, according to a U.S. defense official. Khan has been reported as having been killed before, but the official said there has been confirmation that Khan was killed in the airstrike
Suicide Bombing at Pakistani Hospital in Quetta Kills 67
A suicide bomber killed at least 67 people and wounded dozens more in an attack that struck a government-run hospital in the southwestern city of Quetta on Monday, police and doctors said.