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Hindustan Times - What ails 'resilient but stretched' Afghan forces? Taliban onslaught, IS footprint, Foreign jihadists

Kabul, 23 June 2015. Afghan security forces are “undeniably stretched” but resilient amid a push by the Taliban for more territory and concerns that Islamic State militants are seeking a foothold in the country, the United Nations envoy to Afghanistan has said. 588 more words


General Raheel Sharif spent entire day with troops in Khyber Agency

General Raheel Sharif, Chief of Army Staff spent entire day with troops and tribals in Khyber Agency today. He first visited Jawaro near Pak-Afghan border and reviewed the progress of ongoing operation in its concluding phase. 31 more words


Fairs Strange Logic

By now Ms Christine Fair has more or less branded herself as India’s champion. Whether this is out of a new love for India and Indians or some other more pragmatic reason is something to wonder about but her agenda is clear. 125 more words

Pakistani Army


Much is being read into the recent so called ‘macho’ speech of the Co Chairman of the PPP. Some analysts are calling it some kind of a gauntlet thrown at the ‘establishment’ which they think and hope will be picked up so that fireworks can start. 72 more words


Pakistan's IDPs reach record one million

Pakistan’s government announced the start of a full-scale security operationon June 15 in North Waziristan in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) to take on rebel strongholds near the Afghan border. 42 more words


Airstrikes Kill 20 Suspected Militants In Pakistan

At least 20 suspected militants have been killed in a series of airstrikes, in the restive northwestern region of Pakistan. 246 more words


RAW antics


In an article titled ‘Why Does Pakistan Accuse Indian Spies of Terrorism’ Mr Michael Kugelman of the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington DC comes out strongly in support of India’s intelligence agency RAW and blames Pakistan’s military for the whole business of blaming a fresh smelling rose like RAW for foul and rotten deeds. 131 more words

Pakistani Army