Daily Archives: June 6, 2018

Pakistani Tribal Area Tense After Deadly Clashes

Authorities in a Pakistani tribal region have expanded a 24-hour curfew to avert further deadly clashes between local militants and Pashtun rights activists.

Tensions have been high in South Waziristan since at least four people were reported killed and 25 …

Pakistani Tribal Area Tense After Deadly Clashes

Authorities in a Pakistani tribal region have expanded a 24-hour curfew to avert further deadly clashes between local militants and Pashtun rights activists.

Tensions have been high in South Waziristan since at least four people were reported killed and 25 …

Secretary Pompeo’s Call with Pakistani Chief of Army Staff Qamar Bajwa

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:

Secretary Pompeo spoke today with Pakistani Chief of Army Staff Qamar Bajwa. They discussed ways to advance U.S.-Pakistani bilateral relations, the need for political reconciliation in Afghanistan, and the importance of targeting …

Secretary Pompeo’s Call with UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:

Secretary Pompeo spoke with British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson today. They discussed a number of global issues, including our common fight against ISIS as well as the humanitarian situation in Yemen.

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Secretary Pompeo’s Call with UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert:

Secretary Pompeo spoke with British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson today. They discussed a number of global issues, including our common fight against ISIS as well as the humanitarian situation in Yemen.

Source: …

Rising Attacks on Pakistani Journalists, Social Media

Growing assaults against social media activists and journalists in Pakistan have alarmed defenders of free speech and human rights activists before the July 25 general election. There are also increasing allegations the military is also behind some of these incidents …