updated Thu. October 19, 2023
March 27, 2018
... and children in this brutal war, which has displaced millions of tribesmen who have been rotting in the refugee camps in Peshawar, Mardan and Bannu districts since the Swat and South Waziristan military operations in 2009 and then the ongoing North Waziristan operation which began in June 2014.
March 13, 2018
In Pakistan's context, the national security establishment originally meant civil-military bureaucracy. Though over the years, civil bureaucracy has taken a backseat and now “the establishment” is defined as military's top brass that has dictated Pakistan's security and defense policy since its inception.
New York Times
March 8, 2018
On it, apart from my biographical details and a photograph, there is a drawing of the Khyber Pass and the abbreviation N.W.A., for North Waziristan Agency. It marks me and .... Last March, at a refugee camp in Bannu, I was able to get my Watan Card, which allowed me to travel to Waziristan. While waitingÃâÃÂ ...
Geo News, Pakistan
February 8, 2018
NORTH WAZIRISTAN: At least two people died, including the deputy commander of a banned-outfit, in a US drone strike on Thursday night near the Pak-Afghan ... The US, through a statement by the US Embassy, had denied Islamabad's claim that the drone strike struck an Afghan refugee camp, with itsÃâÃÂ ...
New York Times
January 25, 2018
“The claim in an M.F.A. statement yesterday that U.S. forces struck an Afghan refugee camp in Kurram Agency yesterday is false,” said Richard W. ... American officials said that there were no Afghan refugee camps in Kurram, a remote tribal region straddling the border with Afghanistan, where they saidÃâÃÂ ...
January 24, 2018
KURRAM AGENCY (Dunya News) – Pakistan condemns a drone strike in Kurram Agency carried out by the Resolute Support Mission (RSM) this morning, which targeted an Afghan refugee camp. In a press release issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, it was stated that Pakistan has continued toÃâÃÂ ...
January 21, 2018
... refugees' commissioner after the United Nation High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) introduced a new syllabus for schoolchildren at the refugee camps. ... (TTP) into Pakistan's territory was destroyed on Thursday by the country's armed forces on the Pakistan-Afghanistan border in North Waziristan.
The Express Tribune
January 20, 2018
PESHAWAR: The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) government has raised serious concerns and sought an explanation from the Afghan refugees' commissioner after the United Nation High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) introduced a controversial syllabus for school children at the refugee camps.
January 30, 2015
The offensive that drove the refugees out of Pakistan was in response to an attack by Tehreek-i-Taliban on Karachi airport, and was meant to quell the Islamist militants who use North Waziristan as their base. The Pakistani military claims more than 1,000 militants have been killed since the assault began inÃâÃÂ ...
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