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 he was …
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — U.S. troops are holding a senior Pakistani Taliban commander they captured in Afghanistan a week ago, an Afghan provincial official said Friday. The capture could be a significant blow to the Pakistani Taliban, who …
A Taliban commander was captured and six insurgents killed in a raid on a rebel hide-out in northern Afghanistan, NATO said Saturday. The assault in the northern province of Takhar follows a string of recent raids on militant leaders that aim …
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 …
appears to show Bergdahl and a Taliban commander. It is not made clear when the footage was filmed, with some analysts speculating that it could date from the time of his initial capture. “The video contains a brief portion of new footage of …
... 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 who are …
ISLAMABAD: A top Taliban commander, who was captured after being injured seriously in a gunbattle with security forces in Pakistan's restive Swat valley, succumbed to his wounds today, the military said. "Sher Mohammad Qasab, who had …
Tune in today at 9:30am for the livestream of a special New America Foundation and Foreign Policy magazine conference on al-Qaeda Central, its allies, capabilities, and messages. And a top Pakistani general told the AP that the blast …
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 commander in …
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 commander in …