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  • abbr. North West Frontier Province, a northern provinces of Pakistan, whose capital is Peshawar.

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Examples

  • The roads out of Bajaur and Mohmand have been filled with desperate families attempting to reach relatives in NWFP or refugee camps that the Pakistani government has established to the east and north of the tribal agencies.

    23 « August « 2008 « Niqnaq

  • The Pashtun-based Awami National Party, which holds the provincial government in NWFP and is a minor partner of the ruling coalition, is under intense pressure to come out openly against the offensive.

    23 « August « 2008 « Niqnaq

  • The name NWFP is certainly a misnomer today since it does not satisfy the aspirations of the people of the province.

    Bloggers.Pakistan

  • An important player in the NWFP is the MMA, (the Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal group), which is made up of six religious parties including the Jamaat-e-Islami.

    Fundamentalists will factor in

  • A former adviser on the affairs of the troubled tribal areas, Brigadier (Retd) Mehmood Shah, thinks that the latest spike of terrorist attacks inside the NWFP is the punishment that the Jamiat Ulema Islam (JUI) is enduring for not cooperating with the federal government in eliminating the troublemakers.

    Efforts Intensified to Convert Pakistan Into State of Terrorism

  • Pakistan Punjabi ISI continues it's dirty terroristic war against India in Afghanistan by killing innocent Afghans of both sides, but soon they will pay the price by partition & independence of Pashtunkhwa or the so called NWFP and

    WN.com - Photown News

  • Pakistan Punjabi ISI continues it's dirty terroristic war against India in Afghanistan by killing innocent Afghans of both sides, but soon they will pay the price by partition & independence of Pashtunkhwa or the so called NWFP and Baluchistan from the dirty Punjabi rule

    WN.com - Photown News

  • Pakistani police find bodies of six kidnapped truckers police yesterday found the bodies of six truck drivers who were ISLAMABAD: Awami National Party chief Asfandyar Wali Khan has said that renaming of the NWFP was a historic event in the

    WN.com - Business News

  • They deplored the higher raise for NWFP, which is the leading electricity-producing province of the country.

    - Latest Popular Stories, Instablogs Community

  • The NWFP is the traditional homeland of the Pashtuns and the cradle of the Pashtun culture.

    IntelliBriefs

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