TITLE

Security Analysis on the International, Regional and Domestic Fronts

PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Defence Journal;2012, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p103
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a security analysis on the international, regional and domestic fronts in Pakistan. It details the terroristic activities in Pakistan including suicide attacks that target security forces, bomb blasts that kills policemen, and targetted killings. It discusses other reports including the deadline set by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government on illegal Afghan nationals, the suicide bomber killed in Balochistan, and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) alerts on al Qaeda plans.
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82457231

 

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