Pakistan says it will halt attacks on insurgents during Ramadan (The Kansas City Star)

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan | Pakistan said Sunday it was suspending a military operations against insurgents in a tribal region during Ramadan but warned any provocations would bring immediate retaliation.

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Cease-fire by Pakistan in attacks on militants (International Herald Tribune)

An end to air assaults by the Pakistan military prompted concerns that whatever gains had been made against militants in the region would be squandered.

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Pakistan Ends Violence For Ramadan (CBS News)

Pakistan said it was suspending a military operation against insurgents in a tribal region for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan but warned any provocations in the area would bring immediate retaliation.

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Pakistan Rupee falls to 6-day low against US dollar (Nasdaq)

(RTTNews) – Against the US dollar, the Pakistan Rupee declined to a 6-day low of 76.81 at about 11:50 pm ET Sunday. The dollar-rupee pair closed Friday’s North American session at 76.11.

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Pakistan presidential race a 3-way tussle (Reuters.co.uk)

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan’s presidential election next week will be a three-way tussle between the country’s main parties after the Election Commission on Saturday issued a final list of candidates.

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Pakistan suspends offensive against Islamic militants (McClatchy Washington Bureau)

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — The Pakistani government has called off a military assault on Islamic extremists based in its tribal border area with Afghanistan, an offensive which had appeared to bolster relations with Washington.

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Pakistan halts strikes on insurgents for Ramadan (San Francisco Chronicle)

Pakistan said Sunday it was suspending a military operation against insurgents in a tribal region for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan but warned any provocations in the area would bring immediate retaliation. A Taliban spokesman welcomed the decision to halt…

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Pakistan halts strikes on insurgents for Ramadan (AP via Yahoo! News)

Pakistan said Sunday it was suspending a military operation against insurgents in a tribal region for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan but warned any provocations in the area would bring immediate retaliation.

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Military offensive halted in Pakistan (AAP via Yahoo!7 News)

Pakistan said it was suspending a military operation against insurgents in a tribal region for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

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Ramazan likely to begin on Tuesday

KARACHI: The holy month of Ramazan is likely to begin on Tuesday amid spiraling food and electricity prices and security fears in Pakistan.The government”s moon-sighting committee is scheduled to announce a consensus decision on Monday. As part of the government”s arrangements for the holy month … thousands of policemen equipped with metal detectors will be deployed outside mosques in major cities and towns. In a bid to facilitate people across the country the government has also given Rs1.75 billion subsidy on essentials that will be sold through utility stores.

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