More Attacks on Pakistani Politicians


S.M. Ahmad The contest between bullet and ballot has reached to its climax as the militants seem determined to sabotage the   general elections but Pakistani nation, including all mainstream political parties, media, government high-ups and military leadership, is far more committed to go for polls at every cost. According to Conflict Monitoring Center’s monthly security…

Militants Intensify Attacks Ahead of Elections in Pakistan


By Sardar Ahmad The security threats are looming large ahead of election campaign in the country. The insurgents and sectarian organizations have intensified their activities to pressurize the political parties and government to accept their demands for the sake of holding peaceful elections in the country. The political and religious parties are divided on regional…

After Dr. Afridi’s Conviction CIA on Rampage in FATA


Islamabad After conviction of its informant the CIA has intensified drone attacks in Pakistan. According to monthly report of Islamabad based Conflict Monitoring Center which regularly monitors drone attacks and anti-state militancy in the region, American Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has carried out six drone attacks during May 2012, five of them after conviction of…

Militancy Declines in FATA Escalates in Baluchistan and KPK


According to Conflict Monitoring Center’s Quarterly Security Report, during the first quarter of the year 2012 anti-state violence in FATA has seen significant reduction while the anti-state militant attacks in Baluchistan have increased by almost two times as compared to the last quarter of the year 2011. The security situation in Khyber Pakhtunekhwa province further…