Pakistani Taliban leader Mullah Fazlullah was killed in a U.S. airstrike near the border with Afghanistan on Thursday, a senior Afghan Defence Ministry official told Reuters on Friday.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Fri, 15 Jun 2018 07:17:26 EDT.
Mullah Fazlullah, whose fighters have targeted security forces and civilians for years, was killed in the Afghan borderlands, the Defense Ministry said.
Ihsanullah Tipu Mehsud. New York Times. Fri, 15 Jun 2018 09:10:15 GMT.
'It is true that lots of Christians live in Pakistan but once you have been targeted by Islamic extremists who know your name and your face, it is impossible to live'
Mattha Busby. The Independent. Sun, 10 Jun 2018 23:14:48 +0000.
Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) members are meeting for the first time this weekend since the inclusion last year of rivals India and Pakistan raised fears that the bloc could struggle to function.
Straits Times. Sat, 09 Jun 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's only major left-leaning political party is fighting for its electoral relevance and to preserve the legacy of the country's best-known political dynasty weeks before the country heads to the polls.
Reuters. Mon, 04 Jun 2018 22:06:17 -0400.
India and Pakistan exchanged fire across the Line of Control (LoC) that divides the disputed region of Kashmir, Indian officials say, days after the two neighbors agreed to uphold a 2003 cease-fire agreement.
Radio Liberty. Sun, 03 Jun 2018 12:17:13 +0000.
The two countries agree to curb cross-border violence which has killed more than 150 people since September 2016.
Al Jazeera. Tue, 29 May 2018 19:13:22 GMT.
Facts About Pakistan
The Islamic Republic of Pakistan is an Asian country, located between
India to the east, Afghanistan and Iran to the west, and China to the
north. Its capital city is Islamabad, and its largest city is
Karachi. Pakistan's currency is the Pakistan Rupee.
The primary languages used in Pakistan are Urdu and English, and in 2007,
Pakistan's estimated population was 164,742,000. Approximately 55%
of Pakistanis are Punjabi, 14% are Pashtun, 14% are Sindhi, 8% are
Mohajir, and 9% are other ethnicities.