Pakistan: Anti-terror Drill Against Taliban Militants
By Dialogo April 01, 2012
Pakistani rangers take part in an anti-terror drill in Lahore in December 2011.
Pakistan diverted troops to battle Taliban militants, who are increasingly seen as a threat
to national security in northwestern Pakistan. A campaign of suicide attacks and bombings in
Pakistan blamed on the Taliban and other extremist groups killed more than 3,200 people in
less than three years across the nuclear-armed country of 187 million people. Agence