He went so far as to describe Osama bin Laden as the “leader of mujahideen ... describing his importance to the Taliban. The US military offered a reward of $200,000 for information leading to Siraj’s capture. In …
The Business Insider · 1 hour ago
They have captured several district centers and swept ... as relentless U.S. bombing broke the will of the Taliban to follow the revered Omar, their Amir ul-Momineen, or leader of the faithful. During his time in power he …
Reuters · ByTom Heneghan · 4 hours ago
Omar was always a shadowy figurehead. As the leader of the Taliban government in Afghanistan in the late 1990s, he rarely left his regional power base on Kandahar. There is only one known photo of him, captured after …
The Huffington Post · 2 hours ago
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Mullah Mohammad Akhtar Mansoor, who has been tapped to succeed Mullah Mohammad Omar as the Taliban's leader, is said to have close ties ... a $5 million reward for information leading to his capture.
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Mullah Mohammad Omar, the former leader of the Taliban in Afghanistan ... of Omar's Taliban increased substantially in October 1994 when some 200 Talibs captured a border post on the Pakistan-Afghan frontier, along …
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A senior Afghan Taliban commander based in neighbouring Pakistan said the leadership ... The Taliban confirmed the capture of the district centre, saying weapons and ammunition had been seized. Helmand has been …
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Mullah Omar, the elusive leader and founder of the Afghan Taliban is ... been a mysterious and iconic figure throughout the region, evading capture or assassination when many other Taliban and al-Qaeda leaders have …
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