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  1. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    21 kidnapped policemen found shot dead in northwest Pakistan

    Posted Dec 30th 2012, 09:47am by Associated Press in Peshawar

    ... Associated Press in Peshawar Twenty-one tribal policemen believed to have been kidnapped by the Taliban were found shot dead in Pakistan’s troubled northwest tribal region early Sunday, ... but suspicion fell on the Pakistani Taliban, who have been waging a bloody insurgency against the government for the past few years. The tribal region is the main sanctuary for the Taliban in Pakistan. ...

  2. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Kidnapped US doctor rescued from Taliban

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 04:21pm by Agence France-Presse in Kabul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kabul US soldiers killed seven Taliban insurgents in a pre-dawn raid to rescue a kidnapped American doctor in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, the Nato force ... in a statement. Joseph was abducted on December 5 by Taliban insurgents in the Surobi district of Kabul province. “Today’s mission exemplifies our unwavering commitment to defeating the Taliban,” said ...

  3. News - World

    Kidnapped doctor rescued by US troops in Afghanistan

    Posted Dec 10th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kabul Seven Taliban fighters killed in pre-dawn raid to free medic seized in eastern Afghanistan Kidnapped US doctor rescued by troops US soldiers killed seven Taliban insurgents in a successful pre-dawn raid to rescue a kidnapped American doctor in eastern Afghanistan yesterday. The mission was launched when intelligence showed that Dr Dilip Joseph ...

  4. News - Asia

    Briefs, January 5, 2013

    Posted Jan 05th 2013, 12:00am by VARIOUS

    ... from the Taliban, who have banned vaccination teams from some areas, and distrust. On Tuesday, six women and a man working for a charity involved in polio vaccinations were shot dead. AFP ...

  5. News - Asia

    Briefs, December 23, 2012

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... nine people including a a senior provincial minister at a political rally by a party that has opposed the Taliban. The rally in Peshawar, capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, was held ...



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