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 …
A high-ranking commander in the Pakistani Taliban has been captured in eastern Afghanistan and is being held by U.S. forces at Bagram airbase near Kabul, Afghan officials say. Latif Mehsud is one of the Pakistani Taliban's most senior …
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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 …
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 …
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 …
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 …
KABUL — Local Taliban commanders threatened Thursday to kill a captured American soldier unless the U.S ... Abdullah Jalali, a spokesman for Taliban commander Mawlavi Sangin, said Thursday that the soldier was healthy. He …
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 …