In mid-July, President Donald Trump sat down for a meeting with the head of an …
WASHINGTON — As heavy fighting in an insurgent stronghold of Afghanistan continued into its third day Monday, U.S. officials said the Taliban’s top military commander was captured several days ago in Karachi, Pakistan, in a secret …
DERA ISMAIL KHAN Pakistan (Reuters) - The Pakistani military has captured a Taliban commander who once tried to blow up former president Pervez Musharraf, security officials said on Tuesday. Adnan Rashid, who was captured on …
Correction: A previous version of this story included a photograph of Shawali Khan, who was incorrectly identified as Mullah Abdul Rauf.‎ We regret the error. ‎ (CNN)He was a Taliban commander captured by the United States and held at …
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A Taliban commander close to the negotiations over the release of U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl told TIME Thursday that the deal made to secure Bergdahl's release has made it more appealing for fighters to capture American soldiers …
US forces in Afghanistan have captured senior Pakistani Taliban commander Latif Mehsud in a military operation and detained him under a law authorising use of force against al-Qaeda following the 2001 attacks, the Pentagon said. The …
KABUL (Reuters) - Afghan security forces captured a top Pakistani Taliban commander during an operation in eastern Afghanistan, security officials said on Tuesday, in a move that could help improve trust between the two countries. The …
Taliban militants have taken control of a key area in the north of Afghanistan, a local official has said, blaming the latest defeat on the central government’s failure to …
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Updates at bottom: Pakistan official blasts reports as ‘propaganda’; ‘Capture’ comes two days after WaPo reported Obama admin. caught no ‘high value detainees’ An Afghan Taliban spokesman has denied a U.S. report that its …
An operational head of the Tehreek-e -Taliban Pakistan, who is on the most wanted list of terrorists in the country, was captured from the outskirts of Karacghi, police said on Thursday. Acting on a tip-off from other arrested TTP men, …