Pakistan to set up military courts for terrorist suspects

Dec 25, 2014

Pakistan to set up military courts for terrorist suspects

Pakistan’s prime minister announced Thursday the country will set up special trial courts under the supervision of military officers to prosecute terrorism cases in the wake of the Taliban school massacre. Nawaz Sharif spoke in a nationally televised address after a marathon meeting with ...

Pakistan makes arrests in Taliban school massacre

Dec 22, 2014

Pakistan makes arrests in Taliban school massacre

Authorities made several arrests Sunday in the case of the Taliban school attack that killed 148 in the northwestern city of Peshawar, officials said. “Quite a few suspects who were facilitators in one way or the other have been taken into custody,” Interior Minister ...

Will Pakistan change course against militants?

Dec 19, 2014

Will Pakistan change course against militants?

Many wonder if the attack that killed 148 people at a Pakistani school will be a watershed in the country’s long, conflicted history with Islamic militancy. But Pakistan has had many potential turning points in the war on terrorism that at the time were ...