NATO troops have issued a statement today announcing the capture of a high profile Taliban commander in Nangarhar Provoince, saying he was responsible for the recent influx of militants from the Lashkar-e Taiba, a Kashmiri separatist …
WASHINGTON — The capture and interrogation of Taliban commander Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar could help unravel the Afghan insurgency, but it’s less likely to lead U.S. forces to Osama bin Laden. In nearly two weeks of interrogation …
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, …
ISLAMABAD (AP) — 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, …
WASHINGTON: US forces in Afghanistan have captured senior Pakistani Taliban commander Latif Mehsud in a military operation and detained him under a law authorizing use of force against al Qaeda following the 2001 attacks, the …
AFP - Pakistan said troops captured a wounded Taliban commander Wednesday, closing in on wanted chieftains in Swat following a two-year Islamist uprising in the former tourist paradise. It is the third high-profile arrest announced in …
American troops have captured a senior leader of the Pakistani Taliban in a military operation ... describing him as a senior commander in the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP). She gave no details of the operation and did not say …
A Taliban leader captured in the Mirabad Valley on Sunday had ''direct links to the highest levels in the insurgency in the province'', said the Australian commander in the Middle East, Major-General Angus Campbell. The other insurgent …
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 …