What’s the inside story of govt-TTP talks? -II

Before understanding the terms and background of the negotiations between the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), one has to understand the structure and structure of the TTP. In fact, the TTP is not a cohesive ideological or revolutionary organization, but a platform

Untold story of govt, TTP negotiations – I

Significant progress has been made in the talks between the Pakistani government and Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), which has led to the declaration of a month-long ceasefire. Though sporadic incidents are taking place in the tribal areas, but the TTP is

Govt says agreement reached with TTP, members to be release

PESHAWAR: In talks with the banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), famously known as the Pakistani Taliban, the government has agreed to release its members. According to a report in the Jang newspaper, the government agreed to release several prisoners in the

CTD arrests three terrorists along TTP commander in raid

ISLAMABAD: The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) has arrested three terrorists along with Tehreek-e-Taliban’s commander during the raid. On Tuesday, a raid carried out by CTD in the capital city Islamabad results in the arrest of three terrorists and a TTP commander

TTP announce ceasefire in South Waziristan

Proscribed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has announced ceasefire to end hostilities in South Waziristan and the Pakistan Army on Friday. Our leaders have asked all fighters to observe a ceasefire from today to October 20, the TTP statement said, according to

TTP terrorist killed in North Waziristan operation

PESHAWAR: A high-profile commander of banned Tahreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) was killed by security forces during an operation in Mir Ali area of North Waziristan. According to Inter-Services Public Relations of Pak army (ISPR), the operation was conducted over intelligence information

Police arrest TTP terrorist in Karachi

KARACHI: Police have arrested a terrorist associated with the proscribed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in  Malir area of Karachi. According to Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Malir Irfan Bahadur, the police conducted a raid in Malir area and arrested the terrorist.

CTD guns down two TTP terrorists in Sukkur

KARACHI: Two terrorists were arrested in injured condition after an exchange of fire with the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) officials in Sukkur but later succumbed to their wounds.  CTD in-charge Mazhar Shahwani said the law-enforcement agency conducted a raid after receiving

Cross border terrorism

Pakistan has hailed a counterterrorism report by the UN Security Council’s monitoring team that identifies the threat from militants based across the border in Afghanistan. The foreign ministry said the report ‘vindicates’ the stance that terror groups such as the

TTP responsible for over 100 cross border attacks in Pakistan: UN

A recently published report of the United Nations has held the proscribed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) responsible for over 100 cross border attacks within the country since July-Oct 2020. The UN report submitted to the UN Security Council also praised Pakistan’s steps

Police arrests three TTP terrorists in Karachi

KARACHI: Police conducted an operation and arrested three terrorists of the banned outfit Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in Qayumabad area of Karachi. The police led Deputy Superintendent (DSP) Darakshan and Station House Officer (SHO) Defence police stated conducted a raid in

TTP leader’s escape

After days of official silence amid intense speculation, interior minister Brigadier retired Ejaz Shah has finally confirmed that the former spokesman of the proscribed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has escaped from custody. This is the highest level of confirmation which will