Pakistani officials repelled a bloody assault on Karachi's international airport that left at least 28 dead. The Taliban have claimed responsibility and said it was revenge for a US drone strike.
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Could it be time to take Karzai's words and actions at face value, and give him what he appears to want?
The morning strike on a religious school killed at least five people, including the second leader of the militant Haqqani network to die this month.