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Rumors of talks with Taliban are premature

PESHAWAR, Pakistan - After two weeks in Afghanistan and Pakistan, I'm struck by how much hot air is expended on rumors of talks with...
Outside Editorial: U.S. needs foreign support to solve its 'Af-Pak' problem

...ahead, U.S. envoy Richard C. Holbrooke was welcomed to South Asia last week with a bomb in the Pakistani border city of Peshawar and coordinated attacks in the Afghan capital of Kabul that left 26 dead. Afghanistan's intelligence chief said there may...
Today in history

...efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples." A suicide car bomb in a busy market area in Peshawar, Pakistan, killed 53. A surveillance plane assigned to the U.N. peacekeeping mission in Haiti crashed into a mountain...
Gunmen, bombers kill 11 in Pakistan capital

...court.Islamabad has in recent years been spared the bombings and shootings prevalent in other parts of Pakistan, such as Peshawar, near the tribal areas, or the port city of Karachi.The attack is likely to severely test the government's desire to...
Pakistanis blame government, U.S.

...I was supposed to interview Benazir Bhutto on Thursday night. Sound off on the important issues at I had spent the day in Peshawar, the Pakistani city closest to the tribal areas where militant Islamists are now in control. I was talking to Pakistani experts...


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