killing Taliban commander named Mullah Habibullah on the spot; while four others were captured in Nurkh district on the same night," reported Xinhua citing the provincial government in a press release. The province is located 35 km …
The Taliban's top military commander was captured in Pakistan, U.S. and Pakistani officials said Tuesday, but the move may not deal a decisive blow to a group putting up fierce resistance to a NATO offensive in Afghanistan. The …
Gen. David Petraeus, the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan who is seen as a shoo-in to become the next CIA director, appears to have wildly exaggerated the number of Taliban fighters captured last year by padding the totals with …
Mullah Hakim Latifi, who has served as a roving one-man Taliban press secretary for almost two years, was captured in Baluchistan province ... a former Taliban military commander and current parliamentary candidate. Latifi's claims …
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 …
NATO and its top commander, U.S. Gen ... and all the insurgents involved in the attack are either captured or killed. The attacks in Kandahar were ineffective,” Whitecross said. The Taliban attack on Kandahar city was the most ambitious …
A Taliban commander has been killed and 13 others militants captured during security forces operation in central Logar and southern Zabul provinces, an official and a statement said on Tuesday. Governor Mohammad Halim Fidai told …
Noori never received any weapons or military training. Noori’s capture came after he, along with several other of the Taliban leadership, surrendered themselves to Northern Alliance Commander General Dostum in November of 2001. …
"We confirm with great sorrow that our esteemed leader was martyred in a drone attack," a senior Taliban commander said ... and one of his most trusted lieutenants was captured in Afghanistan last month. A senior Pakistani Taliban
Gen. Josef Blotz said about 130 middle- to senior-level Taliban insurgents have been killed or captured in the past four months. NATO and U.S. forces are continuing operations as they await the arrival of new commander Gen. David …