Pakistani Intelligence

Latest Pakistani Intelligence Items
  • Attack on Pakistani church kills 75 people, wounds 110

    A pair of suicide bombers detonated their explosives outside a historic church in northwestern Pakistan on Sunday, killing 75 people in the deadliest-ever attack on the country's Christian minority, officials said.


  • A Pakistani soldier arranges weapons reportedly recovered from hideouts of militants in tribal areas as the weapons are displayed in Peshawar, Pakistan, on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)

    Pakistan confirms death of key Haqqani militant

    Pakistani intelligence officials confirmed Thursday that a U.S. drone strike last week near the Afghan border killed the son of the founder of the powerful Haqqani militant network, a major blow to one of the most feared groups fighting American troops in Afghanistan.


  • ** FILE ** An image made from video posted on a website frequented by Islamist militants and provided via the IntelCenter shows al Qaeda leader Abu Yahia al-Libi in 2007. (AP Photo/IntelCenter)

    U.S. sees 'degradation' of al Qaeda organization

    A U.S. drone strike has killed a top al Qaeda operative, and the White House said Tuesday that the terrorist group was left with "no clear successor."


  • ** FILE ** An image made from video posted on a website frequented by Islamist militants and provided via the IntelCenter shows al Qaeda leader Abu Yahia al-Libi in 2007. (AP Photo/IntelCenter)

    White House: Al Qaeda No. 2 killed

    A U.S. drone strike has killed one of the most senior al Qaeda operatives, and the White House said Tuesday the terrorist group was left with "no clear successor."


  • Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta (left) looks on as Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011, before the Senate Armed Services Committee on U.S. strategy in Afghanistan and Iraq. (AP Photo/Harry Hamburg)

    Mullen: Pakistanis export violence to Afghanistan

    The top U.S. military officer on Thursday accused Pakistan of "exporting violence" to Afghanistan and said it puts in jeopardy not only the frayed U.S.-Pakistani partnership against terrorism but also the prospects for a successful outcome to the decade-old war in Afghanistan.


  • Pakistani soldiers at a forward base fire an artillery shell toward a target during a military operation against militants in Pakistan's Khurram tribal region on Sunday, July 10, 2011. (AP Photo/Mohammad Zubair)

    U.S. strikes in Pakistan follow aid cut, kill 38

    Three suspected U.S. missile strikes in northwestern Pakistan in less than 12 hours killed at least 38 alleged militants, an unusually heavy barrage at a time when relations between the two countries are badly strained, Pakistani intelligence officials said Tuesday.


  • U.S. air strikes kill 16 in tribal region near Afghan border

    The United States fired missiles at three suspected terrorist targets near the Afghan border Monday, killing 16 people and keeping the pressure on insurgents days after a strike was thought to have killed an al Qaeda commander, Pakistani intelligence officials said.


  • **FILE** Supporters of the Pakistani religious party Jamaat-e-Islami rally in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, on May 6 to condemn the killing of al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and U.S. drone attacks on Pakistani tribal areas. The banner reads, "We condemn U.S. interference and drone attacks." (Associated Press)

    Pakistani officials: U.S. drone strike kills 5

    U.S. missiles killed at least five alleged militants Thursday in a tribal region along the Afghan border — the third such drone attack since the U.S. killing of Osama bin Laden, Pakistani intelligence officials said.


  • **FILE** In this photo from Jan. 31, 2010, a U.S. Predator drone flies above Kandahar Air Field in southern Afghanistan. (Associated Press)

    2 U.S. missile attacks kill 6 near Afghan border

    Two U.S. missile strikes killed six alleged Afghan Taliban fighters in a Pakistani tribal region Wednesday, intelligence officials said, just days after Pakistani authorities asked for greater limits on such attacks.


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