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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    More than 20,000 Pakistani troops have since been committed to rooting out the Taliban. In the Swat Valley, the army's game plan is to enter small villages and valleys off the main north-south road and attempt to rid them of militants before moving on to ...
    06/16/2009 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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