Kabul, Nov 17 (IANS) Police captured key Taliban commander Mullah Sohbatullah in Afghanistan's northern Jauzjan province Saturday, Xinhua reported quoting a police official as saying. "Based on intelligence report, our troops raided a …
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 …
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 …
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 Afghans …
A high-level Taliban commander in northern Afghanistan, Mullah Abdul Rahman, has been captured in a joint Afghan-NATO operation, police said on Tuesday. "Rahman was involved in heightening insecurity in Kunduz, Takhar and Badakhshan …
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan -- In a major setback to the U.S. anti-terrorism campaign, Afghanistan's Taliban regime said Friday that it had captured and executed a prominent opposition military commander who had secretly entered the country on …
“It’s better to kidnap one person like Bergdahl than kidnapping hundreds of useless people,” the commander told Time magazine. “It has encouraged our people. Now everybody will work hard to capture such an important bird,” the Taliban …
Islamabad: A feared Taliban commander known for beheading opponents died in custody from wounds sustained during a fierce firefight with Pakistani security forces last week, the military said. Sher Muhammad Qasab died Sunday after …
Senior Taliban commander admits insurgents must seek settlement with ... Any Taliban leader expecting to be able to capture Kabul is making a grave mistake. Nevertheless, the leadership also knows that it cannot afford to acknowledge …
the departing 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 …