The Taliban's top military commander has reportedly been captured in Pakistan in a joint operation by Pakistani and U.S. intelligence forces. "The New York Times" is reporting on its Website that Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar has been …
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, …
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 …
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 …
The father of Bowe Bergdahl ... An earlier Taliban video released in December, nearly 18 months into his captivity, showed a gaunt Bergdahl with a cut on his face standing with a senior Taliban commander responsible for his …
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 …
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 …
SARIPUL, Afghanistan, June 11 (Xinhua) -- Villagers in Balkhab district of the northern Saripul province attacked and captured a Taliban key commander and shadow district governor on Thursday, provincial governor Mohammad Zahir …
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 …