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Haqqani sanctuaries eradicated: Pakistan’s military

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Mar 19, 2018 - 12:23
PESHAWAR (Pajhwok): Pakistan military authorities have claimed all terrorist groups’ safe havens including the Haqqani Network were eradicated from their soil through a ‘successful’ military campaign. In addition to the cost in blood of over 75,000...
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27 Haqqani, Taliban rebels handed over to Afghanistan: Pakistan

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Jan 31, 2018 - 10:38
PESHAWAR (Pajhwok): Twenty-seven suspected Taliban and Haqqani network militants were handed over to Kabul in November 2017, Pakistan reveals. Islamabad promised on Tuesday it would continue to mount pressure on the rebel groups, allegedly involved...
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Trump admin urged to act against Haqqani network

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Jan 23, 2018 - 11:03
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): Condemning the Kabul terrorist attack, the US-based Free Karachi Campaign has urged the Trump administration to take action against the Haqqani network operating in Pakistan. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack...
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Deny Taliban, Haqqanis safe havens, US asks Pakistan

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Jan 09, 2018 - 11:33
KABUL (Pajhwok): Days after suspending security assistance to its persistently troublesome ally in the war on terror, the Trump administration has asked Pakistan to deny the Taliban and Haqqanis safe havens on its soil. Army Col. Rob Manning told...
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Haqqani commander killed in Kurram drone strike

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Dec 27, 2017 - 10:30
PESHAWAR (Pajhwok): A Haqqani network commander has been killed in the latest US drone strike in Pakistan’s tribal region of Kurram, lying close to the border with Afghanistan. At least two suspected militants were killed on Tuesday when the...
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Joint action against Haqqanis: Pakistan spurns US demand

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Dec 07, 2017 - 10:10
PESHAWAR (Pajhwok): Pakistan has spurned a call from the United States for joint operations against the Haqqani Network on its soil, a media report said on Thursday. Islamabad rejected the demand out of hand last week when US Secretary of Defense...
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Pakistani ulema urged to stop issuing Afghan jihad fitwas

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Sep 28, 2017 - 18:20
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The Nangarhar hajj and religious affairs director on Thursday asked Pakistani clerics to stop issuing fitawas for jihad in Afghanistan. The Pakistani ulema have recently again issued a fitwa declaring jihad (holy war) in...
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Haqqani network denies hand in Kabul attacks

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Jun 12, 2017 - 17:58
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Haqqani network head, Sirajuddin Haqqani, has denied his group’s involvement in recent terrorist attacks in capital Kabul. A couple of weeks earlier, over 150 people were killed and hundreds injured in a tanker bombing and...
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Haqqani network commander among 5 killed in Khost blast

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Jun 04, 2017 - 16:15
KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Six Haqqani Network rebels, including a notorious commander, named Kakai Wazir, have been killed in a landmine explosion in the Musakhel district of southeastern Khost province, an official said on Sunday. Gulab Mangal,...
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Taliban leaders enjoy freedom of action in Pakistan: Nicholson

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Feb 10, 2017 - 08:38
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): Top NATO and US forces commander in Afghanistan Gen. John Nicholson on Thursday said Taliban and Haqqani network leaders enjoyed ‘freedom of actions’ in safe havens in Pakistan. “The Taliban and Haqqani network are the greatest...
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6 Haqqani group affiliates held in Paktia

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Sep 17, 2016 - 18:03
GARDEZ (Pajhwok): Half a dozen members of the Haqqani network have been arrested in southeastern Paktia province, the spy service said on Saturday. In a statement, the provincial National Directorate of Security or NDS office said the six men were...
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