Tag Archives: MILITANTS

A Review: Taliban's Attack on Karma Air Base

By :Arif Qoreshi On the night of August 15, militants wearing air force uniform attacked the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Base “Minhas” situated at Kamra. The early morning raid on Kamra airbase, about 50 kilometers from Islamabad, triggered a firefight that lasted more than two hours and killed eight militants,Air …

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Taliban Kills 7 Army Soldiers in Pakistan

Islamabad: According to TV channels reports  Suspected Taliban  attacked a security forces camp near the city of Gujrat, the home town of Deputy Prime Minister of Paksistan Chaudary Pervez Elahi  in Punjab province today morning , killing seven  soldiers including  a policeman. Five soldiers were injured in the pre-dawn attack, …

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AFSPA or no AFSPA, who cares? A view from Kashmir

SRINAGAR,15-02-2012–I remember the day in Srinagar, fifteen years ago, during the 1996 assembly elections in Kashmir. I was playing cricket with my brothers when there was a loud bang on the iron gate, followed by the entry of a man in uniform. He was a Border Security Force (BSF) man, …

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