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Suspected drone attack kills 10 in Pakistanupdated: Fri Aug 24 2012 07:52:00

A suspected U.S. drone strike killed at least 10 militants Friday in northwest Pakistan's tribal area, bordering Afghanistan, officials said.

Pakistan, India hit by deadly flooding updated: Thu Aug 23 2012 11:55:00

Dozens of people have died in Pakistan and India's northern Rajasthan state amid flash floods and landslides caused by heavy monsoon rains, officials said Thursday.

Girl held in Pakistan, accused of burning Quran pagesupdated: Mon Aug 20 2012 17:39:00

An 11-year-old Christian girl has been arrested after being accused of blasphemy by burning pages of the Quran in Pakistan's capital, Islamabad.

Suicide bomber kills 5 soldiers in Pakistan updated: Sat Aug 18 2012 03:46:00

A suicide bomber in a car detonated his explosives near a checkpoint in Pakistan, killing five soldiers, authorities said Saturday.

20 Shiites executed in sectarian attack in Pakistanupdated: Thu Aug 16 2012 10:33:00

Gunmen ambushed a passenger van convoy Thursday in northwest Pakistan and executed 20 Shiite Muslims in an apparent sectarian attack, a police official told CNN.

Gunmen attack NATO truck in Pakistan, killing 1updated: Mon Aug 06 2012 03:49:00

Militants killed a driver of a container truck carrying supplies for NATO in Pakistan's tribal region on Monday, a government official told CNN.

Bomb kills 8, wounds 21 in Pakistanupdated: Thu Jul 26 2012 04:54:00

A blast in Pakistan's tribal region bordering Afghanistan killed eight and injured at least 21 Thursday, according to a government spokesman.

Pakistan spy agency chief to tell CIA: End drone strikes; ID targets for us to attackupdated: Tue Jul 24 2012 05:25:00

The new chief of Pakistan's spy agency will urge the United States to end drone strikes on Pakistani soil and identify targets that the country's security forces can then attack, a senior intelligence official said.

Gunmen attack NATO supply convoy in Pakistan, killing 2updated: Tue Jul 24 2012 03:50:00

Gunmen opened fire on a convoy of trucks in northwestern Pakistan that were carrying provisions for NATO forces in Afghanistan, killing two people.

Official: 8 Afghans killed by Pakistani artilleryupdated: Sun Jul 22 2012 13:26:00

Eight people were killed in eastern Afghanistan by rockets fired from Pakistan, an official from the Afghan province of Kunar told CNN on Sunday.

Blast kills 14 in Pakistanupdated: Wed Jul 18 2012 05:50:00

An improvised explosive device detonated in a village near the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on Wednesday, killing 14 people traveling in a passenger van, authorities said.

Bomb blast at political rally in Pakistan kills 7, police sayupdated: Fri Jul 13 2012 07:27:00

A bomb planted on a bicycle at a political rally in southwestern Pakistan's volatile Balochistan province killed seven people and wounded 12 on Friday, a senior police official said.

A troubled political relationshipupdated: Thu Jul 12 2012 23:34:00

Pakistan's ambassador to the U.S., Sherry Rehman, talks about efforts to repair her country's relationship with the U.S.

Pakistan says it's not delaying NATO trucksupdated: Thu Jul 12 2012 23:34:00

Pakistan's prime minister assured the U.S. ambassador that any delays in trucks delivering supplies to NATO troops in Afghanistan are not caused by his government, his spokesman said Thursday.

Islamists protest NATO route opening in Pakistanupdated: Sun Jul 08 2012 10:26:00

Thousands of Islamists are traveling from Lahore to Islamabad in Pakistan for a planned march to protest the reopening of NATO supply routes.

Pakistan satisfied with Clinton's sorryupdated: Thu Jul 05 2012 20:05:00

CNN's Wolf Blitzer asks Pakistani Ambassador to the U.S. Sherry Rehman about the U.S.-Pakistani relationship.

Pros and cons of dronesupdated: Tue Jul 03 2012 17:41:00

Rep. Peter King (R) and Rep Lynn Woolsey (D) on the pros and cons of drones used overseas and in the U.S.

Drones decimating Taliban in Pakistanupdated: Tue Jul 03 2012 17:41:00

On Sunday a missile launched from a U.S. drone struck a house in Pakistan's remote tribal agency of North Waziristan, killing eight suspected militants, most of whom were loyal to the Pakistani Taliban commander, Hafiz Gul Bahadur. Bahadur has reportedly overseen multiple attacks against NATO troops in Afghanistan.

Accidental blast kills 6 militants in Pakistanupdated: Sat Jun 30 2012 10:30:00

Six militants were killed and five others injured as a result of an improvised explosive device explosion in Pakistan's northwest on Saturday, an official said.

Taliban video shows 17 beheaded Pakistani soldiersupdated: Thu Jun 28 2012 09:22:00

Seventeen Pakistani soldiers who were kidnapped last week are shown beheaded in a video released by the Taliban.

Pakistan has a new prime ministerupdated: Thu Jun 28 2012 09:22:00

Following a messy political process, new Pakistani P.M. Raja Pervez Ashraf has emerged. CNN's Reza Sayah reports.

7 killed, 20 injured in Pakistan railway station bombingupdated: Wed Jun 27 2012 17:57:00

Seven people were killed and 20 injured Wednesday night when a bomb exploded in a crowded railway station tea shop in southwest Pakistan, a government official told CNN.

Drone strike kills 4 in Pakistan ahead of Allen talksupdated: Tue Jun 26 2012 14:40:00

Four suspected militants were killed in a U.S. drone strike in Pakistan's tribal region Tuesday night, a government official and a military official told CNN.

Pakistan PM out, now what?updated: Thu Jun 21 2012 20:52:00

Three high-profile Pakistanis explain the fallout of the Supreme Court sacking Prime Minister Gilani.

Explainer: What's next for Pakistan?updated: Wed Jun 20 2012 22:13:00

Pakistan is facing uncertainty after the country's Supreme Court effectively removed Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani from office.

Pakistan PM convicted of contemptupdated: Tue Jun 19 2012 12:59:00

Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani is found guilty in contempt case. CNN's Reza Sayah reports.

Police: Bombing in Pakistan targets university students, kills 4 peopleupdated: Mon Jun 18 2012 12:11:00

A car bomb ripped apart a university bus in Pakistan's troubled Balochistan province Monday, killing four people and injuring 40 others, police said.

5 police officers among 7 killed in Pakistan blastupdated: Sun Jun 17 2012 07:12:00

Seven people, including five police officers, were killed Saturday night when a bomb exploded in the Kohat district of northern Pakistan, police said.

Officials: Bomb attack kills 25 in Pakistanupdated: Sat Jun 16 2012 05:49:00

A bomb exploded near a market in northwest Pakistan on Saturday, killing at least 25 people and injuring 40, government official Khalid Mumtaz said.

Family's 20 kids highlight Pakistan's population explosionupdated: Thu Jun 14 2012 23:39:00

Islam Mohmand and his two wives have so many children that he sometimes gets confused and needs help to remember all of their names.

Official: Drone strike kills four in Pakistan updated: Thu Jun 14 2012 03:40:00

A suspected drone strike killed four militants Thursday in Pakistan's tribal region bordering Afghanistan, a senior government official said.

Pakistan panel says former top envoy secretly asked for U.S. helpupdated: Wed Jun 13 2012 11:21:00

A judicial commission in Pakistan determined on Tuesday the country's ex-envoy to the U.S. tried to ask Washington to help avert a coup by Pakistan's powerful military and curb the army's power, according to a lawyer who attended the hearing.

Official: 6 killed in head-on collision between 2 buses in Pakistanupdated: Sat Jun 09 2012 05:24:00

A head-on collision Saturday between two buses left six people dead and nine injured in central Pakistan, a police official said.

16 killed in gunfight between police, gang members in Pakistanupdated: Fri Jun 08 2012 12:31:00

Sixteen people were killed during an exchange of fire between tribal police and gang members in Pakistan's troubled Balochistan province Friday, a senior administration official said.

Panetta: Losing patience with Pakistanupdated: Fri Jun 08 2012 12:31:00

The Pentagon chief's tough talk has not gone over well in Pakistan. CNN's Chris Lawrence reports.

Bomb blast kills 16 in northwest Pakistanupdated: Fri Jun 08 2012 05:37:00

A bus explosion killed 16 people and injured dozens in northwest Pakistan on Friday, authorities said.

Blast kills 15 at religious school in Pakistanupdated: Thu Jun 07 2012 12:31:00

A bomb killed 15 people and injured 48 others in southwestern Pakistan on Thursday, a senior police official said.

U.S. official: Al Qaeda leader killed in CIA drone strike in Pakistanupdated: Tue Jun 05 2012 14:39:00

Abu Yahya al-Libi, the No. 2 man in al Qaeda and a longtime public face of the terror network, has been killed by a CIA drone strike in Pakistan launched Monday, U.S. officials said Tuesday.

Official: 15 militants killed in suspected U.S. drone strike in Pakistanupdated: Mon Jun 04 2012 02:43:00

A suspected U.S. drone strike in northwestern Pakistan on Monday morning killed 15 militants and wounded three others, a local government official said, the third such deadly attack in as many days.

2 militants in Pakistan killed in drone strikeupdated: Sat Jun 02 2012 13:25:00

A suspected U.S. drone strike in Pakistan killed two militants in Pakistan's tribal region on Saturday, a local government official said.

Drone stike kills at least 2 in Pakistan, official says updated: Sat May 26 2012 02:27:00

A suspected U.S. drone strike killed at least two militants Saturday morning in Pakistan's tribal region, a local official said.

8 killed in drone strike in Pakistan's tribal regionupdated: Thu May 24 2012 05:34:00

A suspected U.S. drone fired two missiles at a militant hideout in Pakistan's tribal region on Thursday, killing eight people, a senior local official said.

4 killed in drone strike in Pakistanupdated: Wed May 23 2012 01:02:00

At least four militants were killed Wednesday after a suspected U.S. drone strike in Pakistan, two Pakistani intelligence officials said.

Pakistani president to attend NATO summit on Afghanistanupdated: Thu May 17 2012 20:31:00

President Asif Ali Zardari of Pakistan will attend the NATO summit meeting about Afghanistan in Chicago this weekend, his office said in a statement Thursday.

Kidnapped aid worker pleads for lifeupdated: Mon May 14 2012 02:25:00

An American aid worker kidnapped by al Qaeda in Pakistan pleads for his life. CNN's Reza Sayah reports.

Attacks on aid workers rising in Pakistanupdated: Mon May 14 2012 02:25:00

In a three-minute video posted to the internet, Warren Weinstein begs the U.S. President to meet the demands of his Pakistani kidnappers in return for his life.

Changing Pakistan from the bottom upupdated: Sun May 13 2012 13:59:00

This is a story affecting millions of Pakistanis ? and it does not involve suicide bombings, honor killings, extremism or President Zardari's mustache.

A nuclear clash could starve the worldupdated: Fri May 11 2012 07:57:00

Recent ballistic missile tests by India, Pakistan and North Korea -- which has ominously threatened to "reduce to ashes" the South Korean military "in minutes" -- are once again focusing the world's attention on the dangers of nuclear war.

Acid attacks on the rise in Pakistanupdated: Fri May 11 2012 00:23:00

Reza Sayah reports on the sudden rise of cases of women attacking men with acid in Pakistan.

Prime minister says Pakistan, U.S. operating on a trust deficitupdated: Wed May 09 2012 14:43:00

With his fate at home hanging in the balance, Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani repudiated U.S. claims that Pakistan was falling short on fighting the war on terrorism and said instead that his nation was operating on a trust deficit with Washington.

20 killed in suicide attack in Pakistanupdated: Fri May 04 2012 03:00:00

An explosion killed 20 and injured dozens in Pakistan's tribal region bordering Afghanistan on Friday, a government official told CNN.

What next for Pakistan's convicted Prime Minister?updated: Fri Apr 27 2012 06:16:00

Far from clarifying matters, the Pakistani Supreme Court's guilty verdict against Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has added several layers of uncertainty about the fate of Pakistan's civilian government and its longest serving prime minister.

Pakistan test fires medium-range missileupdated: Wed Apr 25 2012 08:23:00

Pakistan said Wednesday that it had conducted a test launch of a medium-range ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead, just days after its arch-rival India tested a longer-range missile.

Pakistan tests medium-range missileupdated: Wed Apr 25 2012 08:23:00

Pakistan says it has test-fired a missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead. CNN's Reza Sayah reports.

Railway station bomb kills 2 in Pakistanupdated: Tue Apr 24 2012 11:20:00

A blast at a railway station in Lahore, Pakistan, killed two people Tuesday and wounded 27, officials said.

Officials: U.S. troops have fired from base inside Afghanistan at Pakistan 4 timesupdated: Mon Apr 23 2012 05:51:00

U.S. troops have fired into Pakistani territory at least four times in the last 10 months in cross-border skirmishes that they say are in response to shelling from inside Pakistan, CNN has learned.

Darkness, rain hampers recovery effortsupdated: Sat Apr 21 2012 13:06:00

CNN's Reza Sayah reports darkness and rain are hampering recovery efforts of the Bhoja Air Boeing 737 that crashed.

First images of Pakistan plane crashupdated: Fri Apr 20 2012 21:36:00

First images from GEO TV of the plane crash site and debris near Rawalpindi, Pakistan.

No survivors from Pakistan plane crash, official saysupdated: Fri Apr 20 2012 21:36:00

A commercial airplane carrying 127 people crashed Friday in Islamabad just before it was to land at a nearby airport, according to Pakistan's Civil Aviation Authority, which cited poor weather as a possible factor.

Prisoners escape from Pakistan prisonupdated: Fri Apr 20 2012 05:24:00

Prisoners escape from a Pakistani facility in the city of Bannu after members of the Taliban raid the facility.

Pakistan mulling when to deport bin Laden family membersupdated: Thu Apr 19 2012 06:15:00

Pakistan says it is liaising with the governments of Yemen and Saudi Arabia before it decides when to deport several of Osama bin Laden's family members of back to their homelands.

Bin Laden widows, daughters face deportation from Pakistanupdated: Wed Apr 18 2012 00:56:00

Osama bin Laden's three widows and two daughters could be deported from Pakistan on Wednesday after their period of house detention expired overnight.

Pakistan agrees to re-engage with U.S., sets conditionsupdated: Fri Apr 13 2012 12:27:00

Pakistan's parliament set out new guidelines for its relations with the United States, as it agreed to re-engage with Washington after months of tension over deadly airstrikes on a Pakistani border post by NATO forces and other issues.

Search for avalanche survivorsupdated: Tue Apr 10 2012 18:30:00

CNN's Ralitsa Vassileva reports on the race to save those buried after an dramatic avalanche in Pakistan.

U.S. team reaches Pakistan avalanche siteupdated: Tue Apr 10 2012 18:30:00

A U.S. team was at work Monday at a Himalayan military outpost in Pakistan, joining the search for as many as 139 people buried in a massive avalanche.

Pakistani rescuers resume search for 139 trapped in avalancheupdated: Mon Apr 09 2012 05:27:00

Rescue crews continued their frantic search Sunday at a Himalayan military outpost near the Indian border where a massive avalanche buried up to 139 people, most of them Pakistani soldiers.

Pakistan troops trapped in avalancheupdated: Mon Apr 09 2012 05:27:00

A rescue is under way for trapped soldiers near the Pakistan and India border. CNN's Natalie Allen reports.

Pakistan sentences bin Laden widowsupdated: Mon Apr 02 2012 19:38:00

Pakistan sentences bin Laden widows. Ralitsa Vassileva reports they pleaded guilty to living in Pakistan illegally.

Drone strike hits Pakistani tribal regionupdated: Fri Mar 30 2012 05:47:00

A drone strike took place early Friday in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region of North Waziristan near the border with Afghanistan, a Pakistani military official said.

Pakistan lawmakers to debate end to U.S. drone strikesupdated: Mon Mar 26 2012 13:12:00

Pakistan's parliament is expected this week to debate a committee's recommendation that the United States stop drone strikes inside its territory and apologize unconditionally for airstrikes last year that killed two dozen Pakistani soldiers.

How nations risk nuclear terrorism updated: Mon Mar 26 2012 10:58:00

World leaders are meeting in Seoul this week to discuss how to deal with the threat of nuclear terrorism.

Suicide bomber kills 5 people in Pakistan, official saysupdated: Fri Mar 23 2012 09:37:00

A suicide bomber killed five people Friday in an attack on a building in Khyber Agency, Pakistan's tribal region bordering Afghanistan, a government official told CNN.

Swiss couple released in Pakistanupdated: Thu Mar 15 2012 12:29:00

A Swiss couple -- kidnapped in July while traveling in Pakistan's volatile southwestern Balochistan province -- are free, Pakistani military and Taliban officials said Thursday.

Blast kills 4 in Pakistanupdated: Wed Mar 14 2012 08:20:00

Four people were killed and three others were wounded Wednesday in a blast caused by a remote-controlled explosive device in tribal Pakistan, a government official said.

5 killed in drone attack in Pakistanupdated: Tue Mar 13 2012 05:04:00

A suspected U.S. drone strike killed five alleged militants in Pakistan's tribal region bordering Afghanistan on Tuesday, two intelligence officials said.

Pakistan starts legal proceedings against bin Laden widowsupdated: Mon Mar 12 2012 12:45:00

Pakistani authorities have started legal proceedings against the widows of former al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden for allegedly entering Pakistan illegally and alleged forgery, Pakistan's interior minister told reporters Thursday.

Suicide attack at funeral kills at least 14 in Pakistanupdated: Sun Mar 11 2012 06:18:00

A suicide bomber targeted a funeral in northwest Pakistan on Sunday, killing at least 14 people and wounding 37 others, officials said.

Suspected drone attacks kills 14 militants in Pakistanupdated: Fri Mar 09 2012 13:59:00

Two suspected U.S. drone strikes killed 14 militants in Pakistan's tribal region on Friday, two Pakistani intelligence officials told CNN

New chief named for Pakistan's intelligence bureauupdated: Fri Mar 09 2012 13:26:00

Pakistan's prime minister named a new head of Inter-Services Intelligence, the country's powerful spy agency and a critical element in the U.S. fight against insurgents in both Pakistan and neighboring Afghanistan.

Clashes in Pakistan leave dozens deadupdated: Fri Mar 02 2012 08:26:00

A suicide bombing and a gunfight in Pakistan's tribal region Friday killed more than 50 people, government officials said.

Pakistan will proceed on pipeline to Iran, minister saysupdated: Thu Mar 01 2012 10:10:00

Pakistan announced plans Thursday to proceed with the construction of a natural gas pipeline to Iran in an apparent rebuff to warnings from Washington to call off the project.

Forgotten petition takes Pakistan's spy agency to courtupdated: Wed Feb 29 2012 12:57:00

A 16-year-old petition alleging that Pakistan's intelligence agency bribed senior politicians in the 1990 general elections resurfaced in the country's highest court Wednesday, the attorney for the petitioner told CNN.

Official: Assailants attack buses in Pakistan, kill 18 updated: Tue Feb 28 2012 11:08:00

In an unusual attack in a relatively peaceful region of northwest Pakistan, assailants ambushed four passenger buses, pulled out Shiite males and killed 18 of them Tuesday, police said.

5 killed in attack in Pakistanupdated: Mon Feb 27 2012 07:13:00

An explosion outside a political rally in northwest Pakistan Monday killed five people and wounded 10, officials said.

2 killed in attack in Pakistanupdated: Fri Feb 24 2012 03:08:00

Two police officers were killed and six others were wounded after an attack Friday morning in northwest Pakistan, police said.

12 killed in Pakistan bus stand blast updated: Thu Feb 23 2012 02:28:00

An explosion at a bus stand killed 12 people and injured more than 30 others Thursday in northwest Pakistan, police said

Afghan police intercept suspected suicide bomb childrenupdated: Tue Feb 21 2012 06:32:00

Afghan police have intercepted 41 children whom insurgents were planning to use as suicide bombers, an Interior Ministry spokesman said Tuesday.

Official: Death toll at 40 in Pakistan blastupdated: Mon Feb 20 2012 07:30:00

The death toll from a suicide bombing Friday at a market in Pakistan's tribal region climbed to 40 as of Monday, a government official in the region said.

Official: Death toll climbs to 34 in Pakistan blastupdated: Sun Feb 19 2012 06:46:00

The death toll climbed to 34 following an explosion Friday at a market in Pakistan's tribal region, a senior government official said Sunday.

Official: Roadside bomb kills 2 soldiers in Pakistanupdated: Sun Feb 19 2012 03:11:00

A roadside bomb killed two soldiers and injured nine others in southwest Pakistan, one of two deadly incidents in the country targeting law and order personnel Sunday.

U.S. drone strikes kill 12 in Pakistan, officials say updated: Thu Feb 16 2012 08:39:00

Two U.S. drone strikes killed 12 suspected insurgents Thursday morning in Pakistan's tribal region along the Afghan border, two Pakistani intelligence officials said.

Pakistan to U.S. envoy: Stay awayupdated: Tue Feb 14 2012 05:37:00

Pakistan says a visit by U.S. special envoy Marc Grossman could stir anti-American sentiment.

US official detained at airport in Pakistanupdated: Tue Feb 14 2012 05:37:00

An employee at the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad was detained at the Peshawar airport in Pakistan on Tuesday after bullets were found in his luggage, police said

Pakistan's spy agency presents detainees after court orderupdated: Mon Feb 13 2012 13:05:00

Seven men detained by Pakistan's spy agency, the ISI, appeared in court Monday in a landmark case that places one of the nation's most powerful institutions under the scrutiny of its highest court.

Pakistan's prime minister faces contempt hearing Mondayupdated: Sun Feb 12 2012 13:04:00

Pakistan's prime minister says he has an "extremely capable" lawyer and doesn't believe the country's supreme court will jail him on contempt charges after a Monday hearing.

Officials: Drone strike in Pakistan kills 4 updated: Thu Feb 09 2012 06:21:00

A suspected U.S. drone strike killed four people in Pakistan's tribal region Thursday morning, Pakistani officials told CNN.

Fatalities in Pakistan factory collapseupdated: Tue Feb 07 2012 08:32:00

Several people were killed and dozens are fear trapped after a boiler exploded in a factory in Lahore, Pakistan.

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