The Pajhwok Afghan News reported the Taliban captured Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) leader Mullah Abdul Rauf Khadim along with 45 supporters. The United States detained Khadim at Guantanamo Bay, but released him to Afghanistan in 2007. Afghan security ...
Breitbart News · 1/29/2015
A senior Pakistan Taliban commander dubbed a "terrorist leader" by the US government has been captured in Afghanistan. Latif Mehsud was captured on October 5 and taken to the Bagram military base near Kabul. His capture is a major blow to …
Global Post · ByKaitlin Funaro · 10/12/2013
A high-ranking commander in the Pakistani Taliban has been captured in eastern Afghanistan and is being held by U.S. forces at Bagram airbase near Kabul, Afghan officials say. Latif Mehsud is one of the Pakistani Taliban's most senior commanders and ...
CBC · 10/12/2013
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He was injured in a shootout during the arrest. Rashid, captured in the Wana area of South Waziristan, is the first major Taliban commander captured since the military launched an offensive in neighbouring North Waziristan last month. The army says it will ...
Al JAZEERA · 7/15/2014
ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN -- A senior Afghan Taliban commander has been taken into custody in Pakistan, a security official here said Monday, the latest in a recent string of arrests that threaten to weaken the insurgency along the countries' border. Maulavi ...
Washington Post · ByJoshua Partlow andKarin Brulliard · 2/23/2010
U.S. and Pakistani intelligence operatives captured the Taliban's second-in-command. Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar effectively ran the organization, U.S. officials say, directing Taliban military strategy in Afghanistan and controlling the group's finances.
NPR News · 2/16/2010
KABUL, Afghanistan, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- A Taliban commander and two suspected insurgents were captured in an operation in Afghanistan, military joint command officials said. The unnamed commander helped provide the Taliban shelter outside Kandahar …
United Press International · 9/12/2010
In this Oct. 4, 2009 photo, Pakistani Taliban commander Latif Mehsud sits with fellows in Sararogha in south Waziristan in Pakistan. U.S. troops are holding the senior Pakistani Taliban commander they captured in Afghanistan a week ago, an Afghan ...
New York Daily News · 10/11/2013
U.S. military-led security forces in Afghanistan captured several suspects, including a Taliban commander and terrorist-bombing cell leader, during operations over the past several days, Pentagon officials stated in a report obtained by the Terrorism ...
Examiner · 1/25/2010
The Afghan Taliban are believed to have captured a top Islamic State (Isis) commander, who was recruiting for the Iraqi extremist group, and 45 other militants for involvement in "anti-Islamic activities". The Afghan militants, formally known as the ...
International Business Times · 1/30/2015
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