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, Oct 11 (Reuters) - U.S. military forces have captured Latif Mehsud, a senior commander with the Pakistani Taliban, the U.S. State Department said on Friday but declined comment on when this happened or where …
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 …
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 …
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 …
... Taliban hideout in Khoshi district of Logar province early Wednesday and captured five rebels including shadowy district governor Mullah Hamidullah and local Taliban commander Alam Jan," Sahel told Xinhua. Taliban militants …
“I can confirm that US forces did capture… terrorist leader Latif Mehsud,” State Department deputy spokeswoman Marie Harf said, describing him as a senior commander in the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP). She gave no details of the …
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 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 …
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 …