Article Archive: Current 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Why Geography
India-Pakistan: August 5, 2002

In Pakistan, gunmen broke into a Christian school (attended mainly by foreigners) and killed six staff.  It is thought that this is another al Qaeda operation, as that group has declared war on foreigners in Pakistan, Afghanistan and other Moslem nations.

Because of the security threat, the US closed it's consulate in Karachi, Pakistan,

In Kashmir, rebel violence left a civilian and six rebels dead.