A Taliban leader captured in the Mirabad Valley on Sunday had ''direct links to the highest levels in the insurgency in the province'', said the Australian commander in the Middle East, Major-General Angus Campbell. The other insurgent …
Lawyers for Irek Hamidullin, a Russian-turned-Muslim jihadist captured in Afghanistan ... and attempting to kill an officer of the United States. A former Taliban commander, Hamidullin is the first non-American citizen with no connection to …
Judging by the number of comments to the earlier post, some readers are already bored with this story. If so, rouse yourself: This guy isn’t as big a fish as Baradar, but insofar as his capture suggests that Pakistan really might be …
Dera Imail Khan, Pakistan - 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 Friday in South …
American troops have captured senior Pakistani Taliban commander Latif Mehsud, but several conflicting accounts mean the exact details remain unclear. His detention by the US Army is a blow to the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan …
The Taliban commander, whom Maj. Sunset R. Belinsky, a NATO spokeswoman, declined to name, was known as a district leader in Chahar Darah, in Kunduz province, which borders Takhar. The captured Taliban commander is …
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. forces in Afghanistan have captured senior Pakistani Taliban commander Latif Mehsud in a military operation and detained him under a law authorizing use of force against al Qaeda following the 2001 …
The Taliban's top military commander has been captured in Pakistan, it is reported The Taliban's top military commander has been arrested in a joint CIA-Pakistani operation in Pakistan. The capture is a major victory against …
US forces in Afghanistan have captured senior Pakistani Taliban commander Latif Mehsud in a military operation and detained him under a law authorizing use of force against al Qaeda following the 2001 attacks, the Pentagon said on …
AFP - Pakistan said troops captured a wounded Taliban commander Wednesday, closing in on wanted chieftains in Swat following a two-year Islamist uprising in the former tourist paradise. It is the third high-profile arrest announced in …