A police vehicle seen outside a mosque belonging to a banned religious group in Islamabad. Photo: AP

Popular support for militants in Pakistan’s jihadi heartland complicates Prime Minister Imran Khan’s crackdown

  • Many of the groups are popular among the poor because they operate networks of charities
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A police vehicle seen outside a mosque belonging to a banned religious group in Islamabad. Photo: AP
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The site blast of the blast in Kashmir on February 14. Photo: EPA

Pakistan begins crackdown on militants as pressure mounts in the aftermath of Kashmir violence

  • The United States and Britain urged Pakistan to deal with militant groups
  • Indian government official, speaking on condition of anonymity, expressed scepticism
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The site blast of the blast in Kashmir on February 14. Photo: EPA
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