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JF-17 and F-7PG fighter jets, the Al-Khalid main battle tank and FM-90 and LY-80 air defense missiles were displayed on Pakistan National Day as per China Military Online
President Musharraf moving towards a second five year mandate. Pakistan polity likely to be in flux over the issue in the run up to 2007 elections. Increase in suicide attacks in Pakistan. These are directed against Pakistani troops or areas frequented by Western residents and visitors.
Over 250 Pakistani soldiers continue to be trapped by the militants in Southern Waziristan and Mohmand. These include at least seven officers. The kidnapping or surrender would have been ignominious to any other armed forces in the World. Surprisingly the Pakistan Army as well as media is quite complacent about the whole issue. While some of these troops are from the Frontier Corps, there are reports of even regular army troops involved in the capitulation. In Southern Waziristan Behtullah Mehsud faction of the Taliban is behind the kidnapping. It is now clear that the troops were trapped while travelling in a convoy lightly armed and were surprised by a small body of 25 to 30 militants.
Pakistan"™s Foreign Secretary, Mr Riaz Mohammad Khan felt that the process of peace negotiations was slumbering. India proposed an Extradition Treaty and a Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty (MLAT) to ensure that terrorists and criminals on both sides are brought to book. This had a tepid response from Pakistan. India also proposed some concrete measures as holding Flag meetings at the level of brigade commanders and ban on rebuilding and reconstruction on the Line of Control.

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