Can the merger of the tribal belt with Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province stem the region’s sectarian divide?
In Pakistan, the rise of I.S. is bolstered by the group’s deep pockets and manpower from unregistered madrassas.
Shahidullah Shahid, former Pakistani Taliban spokesman, announces new Islamic State chief for Pakistan and Afghanistan.
At least 12 attackers killed after they targeted security checkposts in the region.
Police say they don’t know why the family was targeted.