The spate of attacks by the Taliban in Pakistan is likely to factor into President Obama's ongoing review of Afghanistan policy. The attacks highlight the regional nature of the Taliban insurgency.
10/17/2009 01:00 am
The Taliban attacked the Federal Investigation Agency, two police academies in Lahore, and a police station in the northwest, part of a weeklong onslaught that could strengthen military's resolve against the militants.
10/15/2009 01:00 am
More than 40 people were killed in a suicide bombing Monday. It's part of a fresh Taliban bid to engage the Army on several fronts ahead of the Army's planned offensive in South Waziristan.
10/12/2009 01:00 am
For reasons of geography, ethnicity, military inferiority, and ancient rivalries, they represent neither the immediate threat that is often portrayed nor the inevitable victors that the West fears.
06/07/2009 01:00 am
Experts see the Islamic fighters as less of a risk than radical insiders gaining access to nuclear materials.
05/15/2009 01:00 am
Militants suspended peace talks with the government as troops continued an offensive in the Dir district.
04/28/2009 01:00 am
Without bold, urgent action, the country – and its nuclear weapons – could fall to the Taliban.
04/24/2009 01:00 am
Government officials warn that foreign Taliban militants have infiltrated the country and could carry out more attacks.
03/24/2009 01:00 am
03/14/2009 01:00 am
Media reports suggest that the Pakistani investigation has centered on the same group accused of carrying out the Mumbai attacks.
03/06/2009 12:00 am