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Armed terrorists storm five-star hotel in Pakistan, one person killed in attack
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Armed terrorists storm five-star hotel in Pakistan, one person killed in attack

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 11, 2019

Gunshots were heard as a group of armed gunmen stormed a private five-star hotel in the southwestern Pakistani port-city of ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Worst incident of terrorism against tourists in history
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Worst incident of terrorism against tourists in history

editor editor- June 23, 2013

"I want to leave this bastard land of the Taliban for any other country, even for a desert", said a ... Read More

Pakistan again takes a stand against the Taliban
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Pakistan again takes a stand against the Taliban

editor editor- May 11, 2013

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Who says Pakistan bows down to Taliban and radical forces? Read More

Czech tourists kidnapping: no contact established with kidnappers
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Czech tourists kidnapping: no contact established with kidnappers

editor editor- March 18, 2013

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – Two Czech women were kidnapped in Pakistan as they traveled to India by bus in Pakistan's southwestern ... Read More

Czech tourists abducted from Pakistan shifted to Afghanistan by Taliban
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Czech tourists abducted from Pakistan shifted to Afghanistan by Taliban

editor editor- March 16, 2013

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Two female Czech tourists who were abducted from Chagai Balochistan Pakistan have been shifted to Afghanistan by ... Read More

Cracks in Tehrik Taliban Pakistan are resulting in deadlock for peace talks
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Cracks in Tehrik Taliban Pakistan are resulting in deadlock for peace talks

editor editor- March 9, 2013

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - “Tehrik Taliban Pakistan (TTP) is facing internal rifts and leadership crises. Cracks have appeared in its leadership ... Read More

Qadri threating radicalism in Pakistan or the entire structure of the State?
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Qadri threating radicalism in Pakistan or the entire structure of the State?

editor editor- January 17, 2013

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (DND) - A new political history is being written in Pakistan as thousands of people are sitting outside ... Read More

Pakistan school girl shot by Taliban deserves Nobel Peace Prize
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Pakistan school girl shot by Taliban deserves Nobel Peace Prize

editor editor- October 26, 2012

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Malala Yousufzai is a symbol of undeterred courage to confront forces of oppression and bigotry, and she ... Read More

Revealing information surfacing about Benghazi’s US consulate attack
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Revealing information surfacing about Benghazi’s US consulate attack

editor editor- September 19, 2012

NATO authorities and a majority of international media claimed that the Taliban attacked the Halmand base camp from outside, while ... Read More

Taliban killed 22 more in Mansehra
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Taliban killed 22 more in Mansehra

editor editor- August 17, 2012

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - On the same day the Taliban attacked the air force base of Pakistan in Kamra, they also ... Read More

Pakistan government fears widespread attacks in cities
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Pakistan government fears widespread attacks in cities

editor editor- August 14, 2012

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The murder of young singer Ghazala Javed in Peshawar confirmed how much the Taliban is present and ... Read More

US-Pakistan relations gearing up
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US-Pakistan relations gearing up

editor editor- August 3, 2012

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (eTN) – After a lull, US-Pakistan relations are achieving a new dimension when, despite stiff opposition of the ... Read More

Taliban consolidating to recapture Swat
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Taliban consolidating to recapture Swat

editor editor- June 29, 2012

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (eTN) - Terror may be heading back to Swat Valley in Pakistan, after Taliban leader, Fazlullah, who almost ... Read More

Central Asia ready to combat post-2014 Afghanistan scenario but not Pakistan
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Central Asia ready to combat post-2014 Afghanistan scenario but not Pakistan

editor editor- May 15, 2012

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (eTN) - US President Barack Obama along with Afghan President Hamid Karzai announced US withdrawal strategy. Read More

Terrorism and Taliban winning over tourism in Pakistan
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Terrorism and Taliban winning over tourism in Pakistan

editor editor- April 9, 2012

ISLAMABAD - It looks like terrorism is winning again over tourism in Pakistan, and the most beautiful and peaceful valley ... Read More

Swiss tourists claim they escaped from Taliban
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Swiss tourists claim they escaped from Taliban

editor editor- March 16, 2012

Two Swiss tourists have been found safe and well after an eight-month ordeal as hostages of the Pakistani Taliban. Read More

Taliban gunmen storm Kabul Intercontinental Hotel
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Taliban gunmen storm Kabul Intercontinental Hotel

editor editor- June 29, 2011

At least six Taliban gunmen and bombers attacked a famous Kabul hotel where senior Afghan officials were staying, waging a ... Read More

Rumours of Taliban in Kashmir hurting tourism
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Rumours of Taliban in Kashmir hurting tourism

editor editor- October 22, 2009

Srinagar – J&K CM Omar Abdullah agreed with the representative of tourist trade that rumours spread and exaggerated through international ... Read More

Pakistan eyes Swat tourism after Taliban
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Pakistan eyes Swat tourism after Taliban

editor editor- June 8, 2009

KALAM, Pakistan — Pakistan's Kalam may have been rid of Taliban rebels only days ago, but there are trout in ... Read More

Al-Qaida, Pakistani Taliban eyed in Marriott bomb
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Al-Qaida, Pakistani Taliban eyed in Marriott bomb

editor editor- September 22, 2008

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AP) — Rescuers pulled more bodies from the shell of the truck-bombed Marriott Hotel in Pakistan's capital Sunday, ... Read More

Country within a country – Taliban in Northwest Pakistan
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Country within a country – Taliban in Northwest Pakistan

editor editor- May 2, 2008

Swat, Pakistan (eTN) - It was November 2007. Thousands of people were desperately trying to reach a huge area along ... Read More

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