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Farooq Khan Masood

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Farooq Khan Masood is a freelance journalist, with experience in TV, radio, online and in print. He is based in Pakistan. Contact Farooq through NewsBlaze.

North Waziristan Drone Strike Kills Four, Second Attack in Two Days

The strike came at 4am in the morning, killing four suspected Taliban, according to local sources. It was the second such attack in the past two days.

Suicide Bomber Attacks Frontier Corps Camp in Pakistan

DERA ISMAIL KHAN: Police officials state that a suicide bomber in a vehicle loaded with explosives attacked a Frontier Corps camp located in Northwestern Pakistan, killing at least six soldiers.

Drone Strike Kills Five in North Waziristan

DERA ISMAIL KHAN: A US drone strike targeting a house killed five people in Pakistan's tribal region of North Waziristan near the Afghan border on Tuesday, security officials said.

Abducted Journalist Javed Naseer Rind’s Body Found

Abducted journalist Javed Naseer Rind's name was added to the list of more than 10 journalists whose bodies were found tortured and dumped in Balochistan Pakistan.

US Drone Kills Three Militants Near Afghan Border

Two missiles used in the attack in the Mubarik shahi village Mirali area of North Waziristan seemed to indicate an important militant was targeted.

US Drone Strike Kills Top Taliban Leaders in Afghanistan

DERA ISMAIL KHAN: A US drone strike launches five missiles on Thursday killing four commanders of a Mulah Nazir Group in South Waziristan Azam Warsak near the Pak-Afghan border, local sources said.

Haqqani Network CFO Killed in Pakistan By US Missile Strike

'The US attack also killed one Egyptian who played a key role in handling the militant group's finances,' Pakistani intelligence officials said Sunday.

Jalil Haqqani Communication Commander of Haqqani Network Killed

On Thursday, a US drone strike killed six people on Zeba Mountain in the Bermal Tehsil of South Waziristan near the Pakistan-Afghanistan border.

US Officials Accuse Pakistan of Supporting Haqqani Militant Network

US officials allege that Pakistan's powerful spy agency supports the Haqqani militant network that Washington blames for the recent attack on its embassy and other targets in Kabul.