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2008-10-02 00:00:06

By The Associated Press ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AP) - Pakistan's army chief named a general considered a hawk in the fight against al-Qaida and the Taliban to head the country's powerful spy agency, asserting his control at a time of U.S. concern that rogue operatives are aiding Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan. Lt. Gen. Ahmed Shujaa Pasha oversaw military offensives against militants in the lawless border regions with Afghanistan in his most recent job as director general of military...

2008-10-01 21:00:06

By Chris Brummitt ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan's army chief named a general considered a hawk in the fight against al-Qaida and the Taliban to head the country's powerful spy agency, asserting his control at a time of U.S. concern that rogue operatives are aiding Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan. Lt. Gen. Ahmed Shujaa Pasha oversaw military offensives against militants in the lawless border regions with Afghanistan in his most recent job as director general of military operations....

2008-09-11 03:00:10

Pakistan's army chief, Gen. Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, says no outside forces are allowed to conduct military operation inside the country. Responding to reports of recent cross-border raids by coalition forces based in Afghanistan, Kayani said Pakistan's sovereignty will be defended at any cost, the state-run Associated Press of Pakistan reported Thursday. "There is no question of any agreement or understanding with the coalition forces whereby they are allowed to conduct operations on our...

2008-08-01 15:00:15

Text of report by Afghan independent Tolo TV, on 1 August [Presenter] The Pakistani defence minister admits that President George Bush in his meeting with [Pakistani Prime Minister Syed] Yusuf Raza Gillani has expressed serious concern over the activities of Pakistan's intelligence agency. At his meeting with the Pakistani prime minister, George Bush said the Taleban were somehow informed about the intelligence information the USA gives the ISI. Tamim Hamid reports [Correspondent] The...


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