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2013-01-01 India-Pakistan
9 Taliban Fighters Found Shot Dead in Pakistan
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Posted by Fred 2013-01-01 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [935 views ]  Top
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#1 Hmmmmmmm...somebody finally learning how to do it right?
Posted by tu3031 2013-01-01 00:21||   2013-01-01 00:21|| Front Page Top

#2 Nope. See next article: Pakistain released eight Taliban prisoners.
Posted by Glenmore 2013-01-01 09:18||   2013-01-01 09:18|| Front Page Top

#3 There's a difference here. Afghan Taliban are an Pak-intelligence-supported asset, while Pak Taliban are viewed as feral.

Pakistan considers Afghanistan to be within its sphere of influence; releasing these prisoners makes the Pakistan government look magnanimous, while putting Taliban elements back into play if events don't go according to Pakistan's preferences.
Posted by Pappy 2013-01-01 13:26||   2013-01-01 13:26|| Front Page Top

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