Two US Army Rangers who were killed in fighting with Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan this week may have been hit by friendly fire, according to the Pentagon.
United States forces have reportedly dropped the largest non-nuclear bomb it has ever used in combat on eastern Afghanistan, targeting a tunnel network used by Islamic State militants.
At least 20 people have been killed, and several others wounded, at a Sufi shrine in Pakistan’s Punjab Province, according to police.
At least five Pakistani soldiers have been killed, following attacks on border checkpoints by militants based in Afghanistan, in northwestern Pakistan.
At least eight people have been killed, and a further 20 wounded, following a bomb blast at an upscale shopping centre, in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore.
At least one person has been killed, and several others wounded, after suicide bombers attacked a courthouse in northwestern Pakistan.
At least 25 people have been killed, and dozens more wounded, following a suicide bombing at a busy shrine in southern Pakistan.
Several people have been wounded, following a powerful explosion, near the provincial assembly, in the Pakistani city of Lahore.
At least seven people, including four militants and two soldiers, were killed, following a gun battle between militants and armed forces in Kashmir.
More than 100 people have been killed, following heavy snowfall and avalanches in northern Afghanistan and Pakistan.