Taliban

Islamic fundamentalist political movement in Afghanistan

The Taliban or Taleban, who refer to themselves as the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (IEA), are a Sunni Islamic fundamentalist political movement and military organisation in Afghanistan currently waging war within that country. Since 2016, the Taliban's leader is Mawlawi Hibatullah Akhundzada.

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan is warning that extremists groups are planning attacks against a “variety of targets” but are..
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"He, in effect, is partnering with the Taliban against, in many ways, the Afghan government," McMaster said of the president's plan in Afghanistan. See the full..
Credit: CBS News - Published 5 days ago

"He, in effect, is partnering with the Taliban against, in many ways, the Afghan government," McMaster said of the president's plan in Afghanistan. See the full..
Credit: CBS News - Published 5 days ago

The seven Indians were kidnapped by Taliban terrorists in the restive northern Baghlan province. Two of those Indians had returned to India last month. The last..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 5 days ago

Historic, high-stakes peace talks are underway between the Taliban and Afghanistan officials in Qatar. The two sides are trying to negotiate an end to nearly two..
Credit: CBS News - Published 6 days ago

Members of Australia's Afghan communities say they are conflicted over the prospects for peace, and fear what could happen if the Taliban gains further power.
Credit: SBS - Published 1 week ago

It took years of cajoling by Washington to get the insurgents to agree to sit down with Afghan officials. They say they're ready "to be nice this time."
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

Speaking to the BBC, Zalmay Khalilzad addresses the controversial release of 5,000 Taliban prisoners.
Credit: BBC News - Published 1 week ago

Head of Afghanistan's peace council Abdullah Abdullah held talks with a senior Indian official in Doha, covering various aspects of the historic dialogue between..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

Taliban spokesman Naeem Wardak speaks to media. DOHA, Qatar – The Taliban spokesman Mohammad Naeem Wardak said at a meeting Sunday evening in Doha that..
1 week ago • WorldNews
DOHA: Afghan government negotiators on Sunday expressed cautious optimism for progress on thorny issues including ceasefires as peace talks with the Taliban were..
1 week ago • WorldNews

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