Waziristan News – the latest from Al Jazeera

The Listening Post

Mission impossible: Covering Pakistan's northwest

Journalist Noor Behram has spent years reporting on the state of war and the effects of drone strikes in Waziristan.

Drone strikes

Drone strikes reported in northwest Pakistan

Pakistani intelligence officials say US conducted strikes in remote North Waziristan region, killing seven fighters.

Drone strikes reported in northwest Pakistan

Politics

'Dozens dead' in Pakistan military operation

Army says three soldiers and 34 fighters killed in air strikes and ground clashes centred on village of Datta Khel.

'Dozens dead' in Pakistan military operation

War & Conflict

Desperation grows among Pakistan's displaced

Thousands fleeing army offensive against Taliban in North Waziristan find themselves without much hope in camps.

Poverty & Development

Pakistan's child refugees long for schools

Government accused of doing little for education of about 300,000 displaced due to army offensive in North Waziristan.

Pakistan's child refugees long for schools

Poverty & Development

Q&A: Pakistan's children traumatised by war

Aid agencies try to address the education emergency for tens of thousands of children who fled the military offensive.

Q&A: Pakistan's children traumatised by war

Politics

Fatal drone attack hits Pakistani tribal area

Four missiles fired on vehicle killing 10 local and foreign fighters in northwest tribal region near Afghan border.

Fatal drone attack hits Pakistani tribal area

Pakistan

Deaths reported in Pakistan air raids

Military says 23 fighters killed in North Waziristan, a tribal district where an anti-Taliban offensive is under way.

Deaths reported in Pakistan air raids

Human Rights

Pakistan's IDPs reach record one million

Some 95,000 families are internally displaced and struggling in North Waziristan amid Operation Zarb-e-Azb.

Pakistan's IDPs reach record one million

Asia

Pakistan's Eidak tribe caught in crossfire

North Waziristan tribe says it is suffering due to Pakistan military offensive against the armed groups.

Pakistan's Eidak tribe caught in crossfire