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Deadly Pakistan strikes in Afghanistan reflect growing cross-border tensions

The attacks, which killed more than 45 people this weekend, were in retaliation for a spring offensive by the TPP, a Taliban ally.

Middle East

Ultraconservative triumph puts Pakistan at risk

PM Khan is allowing radicalism to fester, giving militants more of a say in foreign policy. This is putting a strain on US relations, too.

Middle East

The Taliban in power: Pakistan torn between satisfaction and anxiety

At first sight, the insurgents' return to power is good news for Pakistan, but this could prove to be a Pyrrhic victory.