terrorism pakistan

Pentagon Not to Pay Pakistan $300 Million in Military Reimbursements

By Idrees Ali WASHINGTON, Aug 3  – The Pentagon will not pay Pakistan $300 million in military reimbursements after U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter decided not to tell Congress that Pakistan was taking adequate action against the Haqqani network, a U.S. official said. Relations between the two countries have been frayed over the past

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U.S. Designates Pakistan’s Jamaat-Ur-Ahrar as “Terrorist Group”

ISLAMABAD, Aug 4 – The United States has added the Pakistani militant outfit Jamaat-ur-Ahrar to its list of global terrorists, triggering sanctions against a group that has staged multiple attacks on civilians, religious minorities and soldiers. Jamaat-ur-Ahrar has claimed responsibility for at least five major attacks in Pakistan since December, including the Easter Sunday bombing

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