American troops have captured senior Pakistani Taliban commander Latif Mehsud, but several conflicting accounts mean the exact details remain unclear. His detention by the US Army is a blow to the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan …
KABUL, Nov. 3 (Xinhua)-- The Afghan government forces in crackdown against militants have captured a Taliban shadowy governor and killed a key commander in the eastern region of the militancy-plagued country over the past …
Latif Mehsud, a leader of the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan, or TTP, was captured by U.S. forces in a military operation, Marie Harf, deputy spokeswoman for the U.S. State Department, said in Washington. "Mehsud is a senior …
WASHINGTON, Oct 11 (Reuters) - U.S. 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 …
Afghanistan's security forces on Tuesday captured a key Taliban commander and killed two other militants in Kunduz province, an Army official said. The security forces also injured three other militants in the ambush, said Afghan Army …
We have killed their fighters and captured ... camps,” a Taliban statement said. Communist-era former general turned lawmaker Abdul Jabbar Qahraman is all …
Now everybody will work hard to capture such an important bird.” The commander has been known to TIME for several years and has consistently supplied reliable information about Bergdahl’s captivity. The U.S. agreed on May 31 to …
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. 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 …
US forces have captured a senior Pakistan Taliban commander, Washington has confirmed. The US gave no details of the operation but Afghan officials said Latif Mehsud was seized in eastern Afghanistan and taken to the Bagram base …
Security forces have captured a senior commander of the hardline Islamic State (IS ... The security forces, according to the statement, targeted a hideout of a …