After the 9/11 attacks, Congress passed a statute authorizing the executive branch to use military force against those groups directly connected to the attacks: al-Qaida and the Taliban ... was lawful at the time of capture. Whatever …
John Nicholson, the top U.S. commander in Kabul, told reporters in November, "we have turned the corner," with the Taliban changing their tactics ... A Getty …
After all, a mere 16 years after the Bush administration invaded and liberated that land — at the end of November 2017, to be exact — U.S. commander Army General John Nicholson, who had only recently been claiming that the fight …
After being betrayed by the Philistine commander Rallah (Jackson Rathbone) and beautiful temptress Delilah (Caitlin Leahy), Samson is captured and blinded by his enemies. He calls upon his God once more for supernatural strength …
The United States confirmed to The New York Times that its forces have captured the number one commander of the Taliban terrorist forces, and the number two leader in the terrorist organization. In a secret joint American-Pakistani …
Judging by the number of comments to the earlier post, some readers are already bored with this story. If so, rouse yourself: This guy isn’t as big a fish as Baradar, but insofar as his capture suggests that Pakistan really might be …
Speaking to the Press Association, the 30-year-old said he understands the app was put together by the Americans using a very detailed map of Raqqa that was …
and rapid response capture-kill missions. From three month-long embeds with US soldiers and Marines, Special Operations units and the DEA, our "War Stories" …
May 9, 2008 - The commander of Mexico City's investigative ... September 27, 2012 - Mexican marines capture and arrest a man claiming to be Ivan Velazquez Caballero, alias "El Taliban." Velazquez Caballero is one of the top …
ISIS “set a new standard for extremist groups,” wrote Shadi Hamid, an authority …