List of Taliban fatality reports in Pakistan

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The Taliban fatality reports are the official reports and battle logs gathered and published by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) on the accounts of rate of human casualties suffered by the Talibans in the frontier war since 2003. Reports are based on the official ISPR accounts and news media sources.

This article incorporates yearly numbers of Taliban fatalities. Details on the numbers of killed in some major battles and operations are also provided.

Totals[edit]

At least 31,197 militants (total casualties: 57,764[1][2]) have been reportedly killed so far (from January 2003 to 10 May 2015).[3] This figure was updated adding those counted by the South Asia Terrorism Portal.[1]

Taliban fatality reports in Pakistan by year
Year Fatalities Detail
2015 1,153 Monthly totals can be found here:[1] 1,024 militants were killed in Operation Zarb-e-Azb.
2014 3,154 Monthly totals can be found here:[1] 2,168 militants were killed in Operation Zarb-e-Azb. 40 militants were killed by the Pakistani military in crackdowns, after Tehrik-i-Taliban carried out a terrorist attack on civilian targets at a school.[2]
2013 1,702 Monthly totals can be found here:[1]
2012 2,472 Monthly totals can be found here:[4][5][6][7] Year-end report can be found here:[8]
2011 2,800 Monthly totals can be found here:[9][10][11][12][13][14][15][16][17][18][19][20] Note: excludes drone casualties listed in source.
2010 5,170 Monthly totals can be found here:[1] This link is to the totals killed in Orakzai:[21]
2009 8,389 Around 2,250 of these were killed in Operation Black Thunderstorm (1,475), the Khyber Pass offensive (151) and Operation Rah-e-Nijat (619). The totals for every month can also be found here:[1]
2008 3,906 1,500 of these were killed in Operation Sherdil.
2007 1,479 Almost 610 of these were killed in Operation Sunrise, the Battle of Mir Ali, and Operation Rah-e-Haq.
2006 538
2005 137
2004 244 55 of them were killed in the Battle of Wana.
2003 25

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "Fatalities in Terrorist Violence in Pakistan 2003-2015". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  2. ^ a b http://www.cnn.com/2014/12/19/world/asia/pakistan-taliban-deaths/index.html?hpt=hp_c2
  3. ^ "49,000 Pakistanis have been killed since the war on terror began in 2001". The Express Tribune. April 30, 2013. Retrieved April 30, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  5. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  6. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  7. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  8. ^ "Pakistan Assessment 2014". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  9. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  10. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  11. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  12. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  13. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  14. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  15. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  16. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  17. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  18. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  19. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  20. ^ "Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS), Independent Think Tank in Pakistan". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 
  21. ^ "Daily Tracker: Pakistani Military Operations in Orakzai - Critical Threats". Retrieved 14 December 2014. 

External links[edit]

South Asia Terrorism Portal