India-Pakistan: October 7, 2001

Archives

Pakistan admitted that it's air space was being overflown by US warplanes on their way to Afghanistan. Pakistan wants the air campaign to be frief, because as long as American bombs fall on Afghanistan there will be unrest among pro-Taliban populations in northwest Pakistan. A senior Moslem cleric was placed under house arrest before he could address an anti-US rally in central Pakistan. While Pakistan expects unrest in the pro-Taliban northwest, it hopes to keep things quiet in the rest of the country. In Quetta, 5,000 members of a nationalist party demonstrated against the Taliban and in favor of the deposed king of Afghanistan. In other cities on the Afghan border, pro-Taliban demonstrations were held. 

 

Article Archive

India-Pakistan: Current 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 


X

ad
0
20

Help Keep Us Soaring

We need your help! Our subscription base has slowly been dwindling. We need your help in reversing that trend. We would like to add 20 new subscribers this month.

Each month we count on your subscriptions or contributions. You can support us in the following ways:

  1. Make sure you spread the word about us. Two ways to do that are to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
  2. Subscribe to our daily newsletter. We’ll send the news to your email box, and you don’t have to come to the site unless you want to read columns or see photos.
  3. You can contribute to the health of StrategyPage. A contribution is not a donation that you can deduct at tax time, but a form of crowdfunding. We store none of your information when you contribute..
Subscribe   Contribute   Close