Pakistan troubles with Taliban amplified by U.S. campaign in Afghanistan

Pakistani officials are raising objections to U.S. plans to expand the war effort in Afghanistan, saying efforts by Marines to battle the Taliban in southern Afghanistan will send militants across the border -- potentially destabilizing the troubled Baluchistan region. Pakistan's forces already are committed to a tough battle in South Waziristan, where Taliban fighters are greater in number than those that recently were rooted out of Swat Valley in a difficult campaign.

View Full Article in: · Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model) · Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
Executive Director
Ferndale, MI
Program Manager
Greater Boston PFLAG
Waltham, MA
Manager of Business Development & Vendor Managed Invetory Programs
Kenig Aerospace / Hurlen Corporation
Plantation, FL
Executive Director
Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund and Institute
Washington, DC
Project Supervisor
Aerospace Quality Research and Development
Dallas, TX