2011 NATO attack in Pakistan
The 2011 NATO attack in Pakistan (also known as the Salala incident, Salala attack or 26/11 attacks), was a border skirmish that occurred when US-led NATO forces engaged Pakistani security forces at t...
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Afghan response to hospital bombing is muted, even sympathetic
The changed tone comes as Afghan leaders growing increasingly anxious over next year’s U.S. withdrawal.
War in North-West Pakistan
The War in North-West Pakistan, also known as the War in Waziristan, is an armed conflict involving the State of Pakistan, and armed militant groups such as the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), Jundal...
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Pakistan-United States relations
Pakistan-United States relations refers to the international, historical, and cultural bilateral relationship between the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and the United States of America. On 20 October...
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2009 South Waziristan offensive
The Operation Rah-e-Nijat (English: Path to Salvation; Urdu: آپریشن راہ نجات) was a strategic offensive military operation by the unified command of Pakistan Armed Forces against the Tehrik-i-Tali...
2009 South Waziristan offensive - Wikipedia
International Conference on Afghanistan, Bonn (2011)
On 5 December 2011, an International Conference on Afghanistan was held at the Hotel Petersberg in Bonn, Germany. The conference was hosted by Germany and chaired by Afghanistan.At the NATO Summit in ...
Siege of Lal Masjid
The Siege of Lal Masjid (Urdu: لال مسجد محاصرہ, code-named Operation Sunrise) was a confrontation in July 2007 between Islamic fundamentalist militants and the Government of Pakistan, led by President...
International public opinion on the war in Afghanistan
International public opinion is largely opposed to the war in Afghanistan. A 47-nation global survey of opinion conducted in June 2007 by the Pew Global Attitudes Project found considerable opposition...
International public opinion on the war in Afghanistan - Wikipedia
1977 Pakistani coup d'état
Operation Fair Play was the code name for the 5 July 1977 coup by Pakistan Chief of Army Staff General Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq overthrowing the government of Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto. The coup i...
1977 Pakistani coup d'état - Wikipedia
Salala, Pakistan
Salala is a ridge in the Baizai subdivision of Mohmand Agency, FATA, Pakistan on the border with Afghanistan, at approximately 34.5 deg N, 71 deg E, 40 km west of the Mohmand capital of Ghallanai The...
Shamsi Airfield
Shamsi Airfield, also known as Bhandari Airstrip, is an airfield situated about 200 miles (320 km) southwest of Quetta and about 248 miles (400 km) northwest of Gwadar in the Balochistan pro...
Peshawar Air Station
Peshawar Air Station is a former Central Intelligence Agency-United States Air Force Security Service listening post, used by the 6937th Communications Group from July 17, 1959 until January 7, 1970,...
CIA activities in Afghanistan
Since the 1970s, the CIA has engaged in multiple operations in Afghanistan.
The CIA National Foreign Assessment Center completed work on a report entitled "Afghanistan: Ethnic Divergence and Dissi...
Death of Osama bin Laden
Osama bin Laden, the founder and head of the Islamist militant group al-Qaeda, was killed in Pakistan on May 2, 2011, shortly after 1:00 am PKT (20:00 UTC, May 1) by United States Navy SEALs of t...
Death of Osama bin Laden - Wikipedia
Tarnak Farm incident
The Tarnak Farm incident refers to the killing of four Canadian soldiers and the injury of eight others from the 3rd Battalion Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry Battle Group (3PPCLIBG) on th...
Tarnak Farm incident - Wikipedia
Khyber Border Coordination Center
The Khyber Border Coordination Center is a joint military intelligence center located near Torkham, Afghanistan. The purpose of the facility is to facilitate the sharing of information between Afghan...
Battle of Kandahar (2011)
The Battle of Kandahar was an attack by Taliban forces on May 7, 2011, in the city of Kandahar. The battle was part of the 2011 Taliban Spring Offensive. The battle was the biggest Taliban offensive o...
Assassination of Benazir Bhutto
The assassination of Benazir Bhutto occurred on 27 December 2007 in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Bhutto, twice Prime Minister of Pakistan (1988–1990; 1993–1996) and then-leader of the opposition Pakistan Peo...
Assassination of Benazir Bhutto - Wikipedia
Indo-Pakistani War of 1971
The Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 was the direct military confrontation between India and Pakistan during the Bangladesh Liberation War in 1971. Indian, Bangladeshi and international sources consider the...
Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 - Wikipedia
Opium production in Afghanistan
Afghanistan has been the greatest illicit opium producer in the entire world, ahead of Burma (Myanmar), the "Golden Triangle", and Latin America since 1992, excluding the year 2001. Afghanistan is th...
Opium production in Afghanistan - Wikipedia
Bangladesh Liberation War
The Bangladesh Liberation War (Bengali: মুক্তিযুদ্ধ Muktijuddho) was a revolutionary independence war in South Asia during 1971 which established the republic of Bangladesh. The war pitted East Pa...
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Nizam-e-Adl Regulation 2009
The Nizam-e-Adl Regulation (English: Order of Justice) was a controversial act, passed on April 13, 2009, of Pakistan's central government that formally established Sharia law in the Malakand divi...
Yahya Khan
Agha Muhammad Yahya Khan (Urdu: آغا محمد یحیی خان, Bengali: আগা মুহাম্মদ ইয়াহিয়া খান 4 February 1917 – 10 August 1980), popularly known as Yahya Khan was a four-star general and statesman wh...
Yahya Khan - Wikipedia
2002 in Afghanistan
The following lists events that happened during 2002 in Afghanistan.
3–14 January: U.S. aircraft bomb a suspected Taliban complex in eastern Afghanistan.Friday, January 4: Sgt. 1st Class Nathan Ro...
2002 in Afghanistan - Wikipedia
2011 Afghanistan helicopter shootdown
On 6 August 2011, a U.S. Boeing CH-47 Chinook military helicopter was shot down while transporting a quick reaction force attempting to reinforce an engaged unit of Army Rangers in Wardak province, we...
2011 Afghanistan helicopter shootdown - Wikipedia
2007 in Pakistan
Events from the year 2007 in Pakistan.
2007 in Pakistan - Wikipedia
Fall of Mazar-i-Sharif
The fall of Mazari Sharif (or Mazar-e-Sharif) that took place on November 2001 resulted from the first major offense for the Afghanistan War after American intervention. A push into the city of Mazari...
Fall of Mazar-i-Sharif - Wikipedia