Pak military punishes personnel involved in terror

Pakistan`s armed forces have taken action against personnel who were involved in terrorist attacks on defence installations across the country, Defence Secretary Asif Yasin Malik said.

‘ISI political cell disbanded five years ago’

Pakistan`s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) disbanded its political cell five years ago, the government informed a Senate committee Monday.

Kayani`s aide appointed as Pak`s new Defence Sec

Lt Gen (retired) Asif Yasin Malik, a close aide of Army Chief Gen Ashfaq Pervez Kayani, has been appointed as Pakistan`s new Defence Secretary.

`Foreign hands` fomenting NW unrest: Pak Gen

A Pakistan Army general on Sunday
blamed "foreign hands" for the unrest in the country`s
northwest, saying authorities had gathered credible evidence
of external interference in the restive tribal belt bordering
Afghan.