DERA ISMAIL KHAN Pakistan (Reuters) - The Pakistani military has captured a Taliban commander who once tried to blow up former president Pervez Musharraf, security officials said on Tuesday. Adnan Rashid, who was captured on …
Correction: A previous version of this story included a photograph of Shawali Khan, who was incorrectly identified as Mullah Abdul Rauf.‎ We regret the error. ‎ (CNN)He was a Taliban commander captured by the United States and held at …
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A Taliban commander close to the negotiations over the release of U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl told TIME Thursday that the deal made to secure Bergdahl's release has made it more appealing for fighters to capture American soldiers …
US forces in Afghanistan have captured senior Pakistani Taliban commander Latif Mehsud in a military operation and detained him under a law authorising use of force against al-Qaeda following the 2001 attacks, the Pentagon said. The …
KABUL (Reuters) - Afghan security forces captured a top Pakistani Taliban commander during an operation in eastern Afghanistan, security officials said on Tuesday, in a move that could help improve trust between the two countries. The …
Updates at bottom: Pakistan official blasts reports as ‘propaganda’; ‘Capture’ comes two days after WaPo reported Obama admin. caught no ‘high value detainees’ An Afghan Taliban spokesman has denied a U.S. report that its …
An operational head of the Tehreek-e -Taliban Pakistan, who is on the most wanted list of terrorists in the country, was captured from the outskirts of Karacghi, police said on Thursday. Acting on a tip-off from other arrested TTP men, …
The Taliban's top military commander has reportedly been captured in Pakistan in a joint operation by Pakistani and U.S. intelligence forces. "The New York Times" is reporting on its Website that Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar has been …
A Taliban commander was captured and six insurgents killed in a raid on a rebel hide-out in northern Afghanistan, NATO said Saturday. The assault in the northern province of Takhar follows a string of recent raids on militant leaders …
The Taliban's top military commander has been arrested in a joint CIA-Pakistani operation in Pakistan in a major victory against the insurgents as U.S. troops push into their heartland in southern Afghanistan, officials said today. Mullah …