Pakistan: Troops Battle Taliban In Main Swat Town

Pakistani security forces have entered the main town in a northwestern valley where Taliban fighters are holed up, engaging the ...

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    CHUPRIAL, Pakistan – Pakistan could wrap up the main phase of its anti-Taliban offensive ... in its fight against militancy from the northwestern Swat Valley where troops have been pushing Taliban fighters back for almost two months to a new and much ...
    06/19/2009 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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    06/16/2009 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Army Rescues 79 From Taliban In Pakistan
    News of the kidnapping comes as Pakistani military troops battle Taliban militants in the ... be a stiffer test for Pakistan's armed forces than Swat. The region also is the main base for Pakistani Taliban chief Baitullah Mehsud. However, the U.S. and ...
    05/31/2009 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Pakistani troops battle for control of key city
    ISLAMABAD — Pakistani security forces fought street battles with Taliban militants in the Swat Valley's main urban center ... out insurgents who use its territory to plan attacks on U.S. troops in Afghanistan. For now, it appears to have broad public ...
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    05/23/2009 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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