The US today designated Maulana Fazlullah, the chief of Pakistani Taliban, as a global terrorist and slapped sanctions against him.
Talibani terrorists entered an Army-run school on Warsak road in Peshawar and took students and teachers hostage.
The death toll in Wagah border attack has reached 61 and the figures may still be climbing. According to a PTI report, the attack shook Pakistan minutes after the popular flag-lowering ceremony at the India-Pakistan border came to an end. It said that, a young suicide-bomber blew himself up near the main exit gate of Parade Avenue at 6.03 pm causing colossal devastation. Even Pakistani Media feels that the establishment is clueless of corrective measures.
The spokesperson of Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan Jamat-Ul- Ahrar (TTPJA) has issued an open threat to Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi. Even as PM Modi condemned the terror attack on the Pakistan side of Wagah Border which he called a dastardly attack of terrorism, Ehsanullah Ehsan issued an open threat.
Last Saturday, on September 6, Karachi – the financial and transport hub of Pakistan, yet again witnessed an attack by Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) on another critical transport-infrastructure facility – the Karachi Naval Docks. One officer and at least two insurgents were killed.
Former President Pervez Musharraf returned to Pakistan on Sunday after more than four years in exile, seeking a possible political comeback in defiance of judicial probes and death threats from…