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September 3, 2008, American special forces conducted a
military raid against Taliban and al-Qaida forces in the
Pakistani village of Moosi Neka in the Angoor Ada area of
Pakistan's Waziristan Region. See below for
The border between
Pakistan and Afghanistan is at best badly mapped, badly
guarded, and as porous as a wet tissue when armed
militants seek to cross from one side to the other. This
situation on the border caused the Soviet Union a great
deal of trouble during the Soviet Afghan War of the
1980s, and it is causing similar troubles for the
American-led NATO forces supporting the Afghan government
against the Taliban and al-Qaida forces fighting the
Kabul government. The Unites States, NATO, and the Afghan
government have all criticized the unstable Pakistani
government for not trying harder to control its border
and suppress its own Taliban and al-Qaida
On September 3, 2008,
American forces conducted a commando raid on Taliban
targets in the Pakistani village of Moosi Neka in the
Angoor Ada area, which is located in the South Waziristan
On October 26, 2008,
American Special Forces conducted a similar
raid on al-Qaida forces inside Syria.
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Dec. 27, 2007
in the Somali
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Nov. 4, 2007
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October 22, 2007
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Sept. 11, 2007
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Sept. 10, 2007
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Aug. 14, 2007
at War: French Victories and
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de Mayo, 1862: The Battle Of
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Long War on Terror: What is in a War's
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To Coup, or not to Coup, that, is the
April 29, 2007.
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