Reportage

Army Bombs Mirali | TQ Wire

Dec 2013

Dec 29 2013 – Shaheen ullah sat unable to express what had happened that day. As the Pakistan Army opened indiscriminate fire on the people in Mirali, he had taken his family to his uncle’s mud home for protection. Instead, mortars fell through the home of his uncle, a government school teacher at the...
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Army Kills 40 | TQ Wire

Dec 2013

Dec 22 — At least 40 people have been killed in an attack by the Pakistan Army on Mir Ali, a major town in North Waziristan. Helicopter gunships and  artillery fire began pounding the town following reports that five Pakistani soldiers were killed by militants on Wednesday. The Army claims that it has killed...
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Between the Earthquakes and the War

Nov 2013

PLUS PHOTOS | Balochistan's earthquake victims find themselves suspended in fear.
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TTP Commander Dead | TQ Wire

Nov 2013

Following the death of Tehreek-e-Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud from a US drone attack on Friday, Pakistan is on high alert for retaliatory attacks. The TTP has announced its temporary head Asmat Ullah Shaheen Bettani. Bettani said that they had been waiting for the much talked-about peace talks, but the government killed Hakimullah instead. According...
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Holding it Down | A Poetics of War and Occupation

Oct 2013

PLUS MUSIC TRACKS | An Iraq war veteran and a drone pilot delve into the American war experience in a new collaborative album with Vijay Iyer and Mike Ladd.
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God’s Gravediggers: The Politics of Sectarian Killing

Aug 2013

اردو | In a Hazara school, it was possible to divide the students' preoccupations into 4 categories: navigating relationships with parents, career choices, prospects for university and the risk of being shot by a death squad.
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Looking for Uncle Ali

Aug 2013

اردو | PLUS VIDEO | Nasrullah Bungalzai is still looking for his Uncle Ali in a Kafka-esque search for one of thousands of Baloch who have been forcibly disappeared.
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