Militants seize Pakistani army fort near Afghan border

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  1. Militants seize Pakistani army fort near Afghan border

    Last Updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2008 | 6:01 PM ET
    The Associated Press
    In an embarrassing battlefield defeat for Pakistan's army, Islamic militants attacked and occupied a military fort near the Afghan border Tuesday night, leaving at least 27 troops dead or missing.
    More on the Afghan thread page 358
  2. Perhaps the US could offer air support to Pakistan in Emergencies- and knock off a some secondary targets on the way out.

  3. Sounds like tales from the North West Frontier, before WW II.
    Now't new.
  4. I don't think things have changed much at all just better weapons. I have just put another post on the Afghan thread, they have just lost another!