Gen. David Petraeus, the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan who is seen as a shoo-in to become the next CIA director, appears to have wildly exaggerated the number of Taliban fighters captured last year by padding the totals with Afghans …
Islamabad: A feared Taliban commander known for beheading opponents died in custody from wounds sustained during a fierce firefight with Pakistani security forces last week, the military said. Sher Muhammad Qasab died Sunday after …
KABUL; — A coalition air strike has killed a powerful Taliban commander who broke a promise to renounce violence after village elders persuaded President Hamid Karzai to free him from prison, officials said Monday. The Sunday night …