Son of former Pakistani PM kidnapped

MULTAN, Pakistan, May 9 (UPI) -- The son of a former Pakistani prime minister was kidnapped and his secretary killed Thursday in an attack on a political rally, police said.
Pakistan PM seeks end to drone attacks

Pakistan PM seeks end to drone attacks

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Jan. 2 (UPI) -- Pakistani Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani told state television he is using diplomacy to seek an end to U.S. drone aircraft attacks on militant targets.

Pakistani premier faults drone attacks

MULTAN, Pakistan, Dec. 26 (UPI) -- Pakistan's prime minister Sunday criticized U.S. drone strikes as counterproductive in the fight against terrorism.
Pakistani minister fired for his remarks

Pakistani minister fired for his remarks

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- A Pakistani government defense minister was forced to resign in Islamabad after alleging in a speech the military was too involved in political assassinations.
Pakistani exile slain in London

Pakistani exile slain in London

LONDON, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Leaders of Pakistan's Muttahida Qaumi Movement have declared a 10-day mourning period following the killing in London of one the party's founding members.

Pakistan tests nuclear capable missiles

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, May 8 (UPI) -- Pakistan's military Saturday announced the successful test-firing of two ballistic missiles capable of carrying nuclear warheads.
Kerry, Petraeus meet Pakistani officials

Kerry, Petraeus meet Pakistani officials

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Pakistan has sought U.S. help in relief efforts for civilians escaping from the current ground and air offensive against militants in South Waziristan.

Pakistan seeks Chinese energy investment

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Oct. 13 (UPI) -- Pakistan is seeking Chinese investment in its energy sector to ameliorate the country's periodic power shortages.

Pakistan PM: No war with India

LAHORE, Pakistan, Dec. 24 (UPI) -- Pakistani Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani says there will be no war with India, but adds Pakistan is ready to turn back any aggression.

Pakistan P.M. promises to work with India

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- The prime minister of Pakistan promised Friday that his government will work to expose the "hidden hands" behind the terrorist attacks in Mumbai.

Bush to Pakistan: U.S. is with you

WASHINGTON, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- U.S. President George Bush called Pakistan's prime minister Thursday to express solidarity and sympathy after two bombings, the White House said.

Death sentences commuted in Bhutto tribute

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, June 22 (UPI) -- Pakistan's prime minister says he will commute the death sentences of thousands of prisoners as a tribute to his party's slain mentor, Benazir Bhutto.

Pakistani lawyers cheer judges' release

HYDERABAD, Pakistan, March 26 (UPI) -- Pakistani lawyers welcomed the release of superior court judges by the new prime minister by celebrating in the streets rather than appearing in court.
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