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Air strikes kill 15 suspected militants in northwest Pakistan

PARACHINAR, Pakistan - Air strikes killed at least 15 suspected militants in Pakistan's northwestern Shawal Valley on Thursday, intelligence officials said, a week after security forces moved toward Taliban strongholds there.

Air strikes kill 15 militants in northwest Pakistan - officials 21 May 2015

PARACHINAR, Pakistan - Air strikes killed at least 15 suspected militants in Pakistan's northwestern Shawal Valley on Thursday, intelligence officials said, a week after security forces moved in on Taliban strongholds there.

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Bin Laden fixated on attacking U.S. interests - documents 21 May 2015

WASHINGTON - Osama bin Laden was fixated on attacking U.S. targets and pressured al Qaeda groups to heal local rivalries and focus on that cause, according to documents the United States says were seized in his hideout in Pakistan and released on Wednesday. | Video

Bid to reunite Bin Laden and son before deadly raid - documents 21 May 2015

(This version of the story was filed to correct attribution in 9th paragraph to "Mahmud", not Hamza)

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Bin Laden fixated on attacking U.S. interests - documents 20 May 2015

WASHINGTON - Osama bin Laden was fixated on attacking U.S. targets and pressured al Qaeda groups to heal local rivalries and focus on that cause, according to documents the United States says were seized in his hideout in Pakistan and released on Wednesday. | Video

Pakistan military says its spies will cooperate with Afghanistan 19 May 2015

ISLAMABAD - After years of antagonism and accusations, spy agencies in Pakistan and Afghanistan will now share information, the Pakistani military said, in another sign frosty relations between the neighbours may be gradually thawing.

Drone strike kills five suspected militants in northwest Pakistan 19 May 2015

PESHAWAR, Pakistan - A U.S. drone strike in Pakistan's northwestern Shawal Valley has killed at least five militants, three Pakistani intelligence sources said on Tuesday.

Drone strike in northwest Pakistan kills several militants 16 May 2015

BANNU, Pakistan - A U.S. drone strike in northwestern Pakistan's Shawal region killed at least four militants on Saturday, officials said, as Pakistani military forces dug into positions in the area ahead of what officials described as an anti-Taliban offensive.

Pakistan launches air and ground anti-Taliban offensive in Shawal Valley 15 May 2015

DERA ISMAIL KHAN/WANA, Pakistan - Pakistani troops began preparations on Friday for an offensive to try to push the Taliban from their last major stronghold in mountainous North Waziristan.

Spate of killings in Pakistan's Karachi targets senior police 15 May 2015

KARACHI, Pakistan - A lone gunman on a motorbike shot dead a senior Pakistani police officer in the volatile southern city Karachi on Friday, police said, the third in an sudden spate of killings targeting senior officers in the city.