"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 …
the outgoing commander of international troops in Afghanistan Gen. John Campbell confirmed the incident but said no American troops were involved. "I think right now the Afghan forces have a plan to go after that," he said. The Taliban
... for the Taliban to win this war,” the commander said, according to The Guardian. “The Taliban capturing Kabul is a very distant prospect. Any Taliban leader expecting to be able to capture Kabul is making a grave mistake.” But that …
The insurgents also showed off captured weapons of a type frequently used by American special forces. Our correspondent says there were local reports a few weeks ago that a senior Taliban commander in the area was seen …
Banned Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan's operational commander and an unidentified foreigner have been ... but rejected reports that Basit and his foreign accomplice had been captured. The sources said Basit was wanted by police for …
The international force in Afghanistan says it has captured a Taliban commander responsible for bringing Pakistani militants across the border to launch attacks. />NATO says combined international and Afghan forces seized the …
Islamabad, April 2 (IANS) Pakistani security forces on Saturday captured senior Pakistani Taliban commander, Ahmad Mehsud, in a remote mountainous region of North Waziristan, security officials said. Ahmad Mehsud was considered …
Ryan Bodge, 366th Security Forces Squadron commander, pins a Commendation Medal on retired military working ... and conflicts.* The Taliban claim they have captured an International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) service dog …