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Seven militants killed in Swat, soldier martyred in Mohmand

SWAT – Security forces on Sunday killed at least seven militants here, while security personnel lost his live during clash with militants in Mohmand Agency.
According to a private TV, a group of militants were tried to enter in Dir through Bajur Agency. The militants opened fire on security forces when they reached on a mountain.
A soldier was injured in the firing. Security forces opened fire in retaliation, killed seven militants. The forces also recovered arms and

Renowned comedian Liaquat Soldier passes away

KARACHI – Renowned Pakistani comedian Liaquat Soldier passed away due to a heart attack on Wednesday.
He was participating in a special television transmission for the Cricket World Cup semi-final when he suffered a heart attack and breathed his last on the way to hospital.
His real name is Liaquat Ali, and is survived by a daughter and three sons. He belonged to the Memon community, and had started his career as an actor in the mid-70s.
He also had a passion for

Comedian Liaquat Soldier passes away

KARACHI – Renowned comedian Liaquat Soldier passed away due to a heart attack on Wednesday. He was participating in a special television transmission for the Cricket World Cup semi-final when he suffered a heart attack and breathed his last on way to the hospital.
His real name is Liaquat Ali, and is survived by a daughter and three sons. He belonged to the Memon community, and had started his career as an actor in the mid-70s.

First British soldier of 2011 killed in Afghanistan

LONDON – The first British soldier to die in Afghanistan this year was killed in an explosion on New Year’s Day, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) said
on Sunday.
A total of 103 British soldiers were killed in operations last year, the second bloodiest on record for British troops following the 108 killed in 2009 – more than double the 2008 toll.
The rate of British troops being killed has dropped since September 2010 when they handed over to US forces in the flashpoint

NATO probes report rogue Afghan soldier shot foreign troops

KABUL: NATO and Afghan officials were Saturday probing reports a rogue Afghan soldier shot dead foreign troops — said to be two US Marines — on a base in the volatile south of the country, the alliance said.
A NATO official said that two US Marines had been killed in the incident, which took place in Helmand province late on Thursday night.
Speaking on condition of anonymity, the official told AFP the Marines had been shot by an Afghan soldier who had been on the base for

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