Former TTP spokesman Azam Khan Tariq killed in Afghanistan
Afghan security forces have killed one of the top commanders of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) along with at least...
US designates TTP’s splinter group Jamaat-ur-Ahrar as ‘terrorist’
The US State Department has added the militant outfit Jamaat-ur-Ahrar to its list of global terrorists, triggering sanctions against...
CTD killed five TTP operatives’ in Rajanpur
Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) gunned down five terrorists affiliated with Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in Rajanpur. According to CTD, on...
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Former TTP spokesman Azam Khan Tariq killed in Afghanistan
Afghan security forces have killed one of the top commanders of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) along with at least 10 other militants in a border area operation, sources said Sunday. Raees Khan, also known as Azam Khan Tariq, had a Rs. 20 million bounty on his head and was... Read more
US designates TTP’s splinter group Jamaat-ur-Ahrar as ‘terrorist’
The US State Department has added the 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... Read more
CTD killed five TTP operatives’ in Rajanpur
Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) gunned down five terrorists affiliated with Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in Rajanpur. According to CTD, on a tip off CTD personnel conducted an operation at Gaddanar Chowk, Rajanpur. In an exchange firing between the law enforcement agencies and the militant after which five terrorists were killed whereas three of... Read more
No plans to revive peace talks with Taliban, says Afghan govt
Kabul has no plans to revive a peace process aimed at bringing the Taliban to the negotiating table after a four-nation effort earlier this year produced no results, the spokesman of the Afghan president said Thursday. Haroon Chakhansuri, President Ashraf Ghani’s spokesman, said the four-nation group ─ comprising Afghanistan,... Read more
TTP commander Umar Naray killed in US drone strike
The banned Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), commander Umar Naray alias Khalifa Umar Mansoor, has reportedly been killed along with three associates in a drone strike carried out by the US military on their hideout in the Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. According to Intelligence sources Naray and his associates were targeted in Acheena... Read more
TTP commander Hafiz Nisar killed in Battagram
Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commander gunned down in an encounter in Battagram district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK). According to police sources and ‘ARY News’, Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commander Hafiz Nasir has been gunned down in an encounter  whereas his accomplice was arrested in a wounded condition. Earlier, heavy contingents of police... Read more
Intelligence agencies issue security alert for possible TTP terror attack
Intelligence agencies has issued a warning that banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) may carry out attacks in Peshawar and other cities of Pakistan in the coming days. According to an alert sent to the Sindh police, intelligence agencies have alerted law enforcement agencies to be extremely vigilant. It reported that 13... Read more
TTP enjoys support of Afghanistan: Defense Minister Khawaja Asif informs Senate
The Defense Minister of Pakistan Khawaja Asif, while delivering a policy statement in the Senate on the recent tension in Pak-Afghan relations, has said TTP enjoys the support of the Afghan authorities. The minister said we won’t face allegations of backing Haqqani Group and Afghan Shura if 30 million... Read more
US sanctions TTP splinter group that was responsible for APS massacre
The United States earlier yesterday designated two Pakistan-based militant groups as global terrorists, including one that was directly responsible for the December 2014 attack on Army Public School. As “Specially Designated Global Terrorists”, US citizens have been forbidden from associating with the Tariq Gidar Group (TGG) and the Jamaat ul... Read more
Iran flatly denies Mullah Akhtar Mansour was in the country
Iran earlier today flatly denied reports that the Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour entered Pakistan from the Islamic republic of Iran before being killed in a US drone strike, Iranian state media reported. Pakistani security officials told AFP earlier yesterday that the man killed on Saturday in the southwestern province... Read more
COAS approves death sentence of 11 terrorists
Chief of Army Staff (COAS),General Raheel Sharif has confirmed death sentences awarded to 11 hardcore terrorists. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the convicts were involved in killings and kidnappings civilians, attacks on Armed Forces and Law Enforcement Agencies, destruction of schools and communication infrastructure. The convicts were... Read more
FATA: Peace Lashkar volunteer dies in suicide attack in Khyber Agency
A volunteer of a local peace lashkar was killed in a suicide attack on a top commander of an anti-Taliban militia in Khyber Agency, of the FATA region. According to locals news channels, the attack took place at a market located in the Zakha Khel area of Landi Kotal when a suicide attacker tried to... Read more
KPK: 2 TTP terrorists hanged in Kohat jail
Two terrorists convicted for carrying out terror attacks on both security forces and civilians, were hanged to death at District Jail in Kohat on early morning today. According to jail authorities, Mehmood and Rab Nawaz, who were involved in several acts of terrorism including launching  attacks on security forces and... Read more
Infamous Amir Liaquat warned of possible terror attack by TTP
The Interior Ministry has warned infamous  TV host and former provincial minister for religious affairs Amir Liaquat Hussain of a possible militant attack over his recent “remarks against religious personalities”. “It has been learnt that the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) miscreants are planning to target Amir Liaquat Hussain, former minister for... Read more