• United Kingdom Prime Minister David Cameron
    Last update: 20:10 17.12.2014
    20:10 17.12.2014

    Cameron: UK Looking Into Ways to Help Pakistan in Fight Against Terrorism

    On Tuesday, Pakistani Taliban militants attacked an army-run public school in the city of Peshawar, northwestern Pakistan, killing more than 140 people, most of them children. UK prime minister referred to the news from Pakistan as "deeply shocking."

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  • Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif
    Last update: 16:40 17.12.2014
    16:40 17.12.2014

    No Difference Between Good and Bad Taliban: Pakistani Prime Minister

    Following the massacre that took place in Peshawar, Pakistan, the leaders of the country met in a conference condemning the attack by the Taliban.

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  • Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, center, offers special prayers for victims killed in a Taliban attack in Peshawar
    Last update: 15:58 17.12.2014
    15:58 17.12.2014

    India Boosts School Security Following Terrorist Attack in Pakistan

    In Delhi, police armed with automatic weapons have been deployed at schools and administrations have been instructed on how to protect children in case of an attack. Some schools have held security drills to create awareness among the students.

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  • Women mourn their relative Mohammed Ali Khan
    Last update: 15:45 17.12.2014
    15:45 17.12.2014

    Pakistani Prime Minister Lifts Death Penalty Moratorium After School Attack

    Following the end of the death penalty ban, those accused of terrorism in Pakistan could face death sentences. Pakistani prime minister's decision follows the recent killing of more than 140 people, including 132 children, in a school in the city of Peshawar.

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  • A local reporter walks past a damaged wall
    Last update: 14:36 17.12.2014
    14:36 17.12.2014

    Two Blasts Heard Near Girls College in Pakistan Day After Terror Attack in Peshawar

    A day after deadly terror attack in Peshawar school, two more bomb blasts were reported in Khyber Province near girls college.

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  • India schoolgirls offer prayers for victims killed in a Taliban attack
    Last update: 11:22 17.12.2014
    11:22 17.12.2014

    India Mourns Victims of Deadly School Attack in Pakistan

    Following an appeal by India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the country mourns the victims of a deadly terrorist attack on a school in Peshawar, Pakistan, which left over 140 people dead, including children.

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  • A man carries a student, who was injured during an attack by Taliban gunmen on the Army Public School, after he received treatment at a hospital in Peshawar, December 16, 2014
    Last update: 22:14 16.12.2014
    22:14 16.12.2014

    Pakistani Taliban Attacks Backlash Against Gov't Ties With US, Experts Say

    Experts claim that Taliban attacks in Pakistan are a backlash against the involvement of the Pakistani government and army in the US operations in the Middle East.

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  • Pakistani Taliban patrol in their stronghold of Shawal in Pakistani tribal region of South Waziristan
    Last update: 22:02 16.12.2014
    22:02 16.12.2014

    Pakistani Taliban Seeks Caliphate, Vows to Step Up Attacks on Government

    In the aftermath of the brutal attack on a school in Peshawar, Pakistan which has left over 130 innocent children dead, commentators are asking questions about who these militants are, what they want and how they could justify such gruesome actions.

    Peshawar School Attack in Pakistan
  • United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon voiced concern Monday that Sudan is blocking re-investigation of rape charges in North Darfur
    Last update: 21:18 16.12.2014
    21:18 16.12.2014

    UN Secretary-General Condemns Pakistani School Attack, Pledges Support

    United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon condemned the recent attack at a Pakistani school by Taliban gunmen.

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  • The Army Public School
    Last update: 21:07 16.12.2014
    21:07 16.12.2014

    Death Toll in Pakistan School Attack Rises to at Least 141

    At least 141 students and teachers were killed during Tuesday's attack by Taliban gunmen on the Army Public School in Pakistan.

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  • Белый Дом
    Last update: 20:47 16.12.2014
    20:47 16.12.2014

    US Strongly Condemns Attack on Pakistani School: White House

    White House said in a press release that United States denounced the deadly attack on an army school in the Pakistani city of Peshawar that killed over 130 people.

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  • Zeid Ra'ad Zeid Al Hussein, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
    Last update: 20:19 16.12.2014
    20:19 16.12.2014

    UN Urges Unity Against ‘Savage Extremism’ Following Pakistan School Attack

    UN High Commissioner for Human Rights urged people to unite in the face of extremism after the attack on a school in Peshawar, Pakistan.

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  • Over 100 Students Killed During Taliban Attack on School in Pakistan. Video From the Scene
    Last update: 18:30 16.12.2014
    18:30 16.12.2014

    Over 100 Students Killed During Taliban Attack on School in Pakistan: Video From the Scene

    Over 100 students have been killed in a Taliban attack on a school in Pakistan on Tuesday. Officials say four Taliban gunmen have been killed, and at least two more militants are being searched for.

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  • President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee
    Last update: 17:09 16.12.2014
    17:09 16.12.2014

    Indian President Expresses Anguish Over Terrorist Attack in Pakistan

    The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee expressed deep anguish and strongly condemned the killing of innocent school children and teachers by terrorists in the Army Public School, Peshawar, according to the president's press service.

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  • A man carries a student, who was injured during an attack by Taliban gunmen on the Army Public School, after he received treatment at a hospital in Peshawar, December 16, 2014
    Last update: 14:59 16.12.2014
    14:59 16.12.2014

    Pakistani Tragedy Result of Permissive Attitude Towards Religious Violence

    In the wake of a Taliban attack on a Pakistani school which left at least 126 people dead and up to 122 wounded, security expert Uday Bhaskar tells Sputnik that it is the Pakistani system of allowing militant groups to hide behind their religions in their attacks that culminates in such bloody assaults.

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  • Six foreigners killed in attack on UN hostel in Afghanistan
    Last update: 10:35 16.12.2014
    10:35 16.12.2014

    Developing: At least 126 Killed, 122 Wounded in Taliban Attack on Pakistani School

    At least 126 people have been killed, at least 100 of them students, and 122 have been wounded in a Taliban attack on a Pakistani school where 500 students and teachers have been taken hostage in the city of Peshawar in northwestern Pakistan.

    Peshawar School Attack in Pakistan