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Taliban - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Taliban movement traces its origin to the Pakistani-trained mujahideen in northern Pakistan, during the Soviet war in Afghanistan. When Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq became ...

Wasil Ahmad, 11, who fought Taliban, gunned down -

Wasil Ahmad, an 11-year-old Afghan boy who had been praised for his bravery in battle against the Taliban, was killed by the militants, Afghan authorities say.

Who are the Taliban? - BBC News

Media caption The BBC's John Simpson has this assessment of the different Taliban groups. The hardline Islamic Taliban movement has proved to be a formidable fighting ...

The Taliban - Infoplease

For more on the Taliban see Timeline: The Taliban. The Taliban ("Students of Islamic Knowledge Movement") ruled Afghanistan from 1996 until 2001.

Taliban - The New York Times

News about the Taliban. Commentary and archival information about the Taliban from The New York Times.

The Taliban in Afghanistan - Council on Foreign Relations

The Taliban was formed in the early 1990s by an Afghan faction of mujahideen, Islamic fighters who had resisted the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan (1979–89) with ...

Taliban treatment of women - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

While in power in Afghanistan, the Taliban became notorious internationally mostly for their apparent sexism and misogyny. With regards to claims of sexism and ...

Taliban | World news | The Guardian

Letter: To fully eliminate the forces of darkness who, by attacking educational institutions, are hitting at the foundations of modern Pakistan, might take a while

Taliban (political and religious faction, Afghanistan ...

Taliban, Pashto Ṭālebān (“Students”), also spelled Taleban, ultraconservative political and religious faction that emerged in Afghanistan in the mid-1990s ...

Taliban: Pictures, Videos, Breaking News

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