"Around 240,000 people were battling the ....., the emergencies ministry said. Army units, including elite paratroops, were taking part in the fight."
Outbreak of war in Pakistan... Death toll rises to 1100.... The military has deployed 30,000 troops..... War against the taliban....
Nearly 3,000 troops were dispatched...North Korea has also reported widespread damage...More than 12 million had been evacuated from their homes.. explosives were deployed.