Pakistani Taliban News
Afghan Official Says Major Offensive Against IS Underway
An Afghan official says a major military offensive has been launched against the Islamic State group in the country's far eastern region
Iran Denies 3 Senior Al-Qaida Figures Based in the Country
Iran is denying claims by Washington that three senior al-Qaida figures are based in the Persian country
US Hits 3 Iran-Based Al-Qaida Figures With Terror Sanctions
The Obama administration has slapped sanctions on three senior al-Qaida figures based in Iran who it accuses of helping transfer money and fighters from South Asia to the Middle East
Roadside Bomb Kills 7, Including Former Mayor, in Pakistan
Pakistani police officer: Roadside bomb kills 7 people in country's northwest, including a former mayor
US Airstrike Kills Terrorist Responsible for Pakistan School Attack
On July 9, U.S. forces killed a top terrorist inside Afghanistan linked to the Pakistani Taliban, the Pentagon announced today. Umar Khalifa, a member of the Tariq Gidar Group, was the mastermind behind the horrific attack on a Peshawar school in December 2014 that killed more than 130 students,
What We Know About the Taliban Faction That Targeted Christians in Pakistan Bombing
The shocking attack left dozens of casualties, mostly children. A bomb went off Easter Sunday in a public park in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore that killed 70 and injured more than 350 people. Devastated families are now cocooned in sorrow and grief. Police investigators say a suicide bomber
Gunman Storms University in Pakistan, Leaves at Least 20 Dead and 50 Injured
Pakistani troops were quick to respond, killing attackers before they had the chance to detonate their suicide vests.
At Least 20 Dead After Taliban Splinter Group Attacks Pakistani University
Twenty people were killed at a university in Pakistan today after a Taliban splinter group broke onto the grounds and opened fire. In addition to the 20 fatalities, provincial Gov. Sardar Mehtab Ahmed Khan said that at least 50 other people had been injured in the attack at Bacha Khan University.
At Least 20 Dead After Gunmen Open Fire at Pakistani University
Gunmen stormed the Bacha Khan University in Charsadda, Pakistan, today through a rear entrance.