JALALABAD, Afghanistan, Nov. 3 (UPI) --Afghan officials on Tuesday said security forces captured a Taliban governor and killed a key commander during two days of operations in eastern portions of the country. Xinhua news agency, …
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Pakistani security forces critically wounded a top figure in the Taliban militia fighting U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan, among six militants captured after a firefight near the border Monday, the army said. Earlier, a senior …
KABUL, Afghanistan — International and Afghan troops captured a Taliban commander responsible for bringing Pakistani militants across the border to launch attacks, the alliance said Friday as U.S.-led forces ratchet up their …
Senior Taliban officials say a suspected American drone strike has killed a key Taliban commander who told captured U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl “Don’t come back to Afghanistan” moments before releasing him to the U.S. …
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KABUL Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, the Taliban's No. 2 captured in Pakistan last week, was a charismatic military strategist who helped rebuild the group into a powerful guerrilla force after the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan. A …
The Taliban has rejected Afghan press reports that one of its commanders was captured in the eastern province of ... that four districts are under Taliban control. A study by The Long War Journal shows that the Taliban control at …
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US and Pakistani spies have captured the Taliban's top military commander, US media reported, but the militia has denied his arrest and said he was still leading the fight in Afghanistan. Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar was arrested in …
8212; Photo by AP KABUL: Afghan officials said Friday that the US military was holding a senior Pakistani Taliban commander captured in Afghanistan a week ago. Latif Mehsud was arrested by American forces as he was driving …
The Times's Scott Shane discusses the capture of prominent Taliban commander Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, who was captured in Karachi, Pakistan, after a secret joint raid by American and Pakistani forces.
An Afghan official said U.S. military forces are holding a senior Pakistani Taliban commander captured in Afghanistan a week ago. Arsallah Jamal, the governor of eastern Logar province, said on Friday that Latif Mehsud was …