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Afghan sources say Taliban leader Mullah Omar is 'dead'

The Afghan government said it is investigating reports regarding the death of Taliban leader Mullah Omar.

In a news conference on Wednesday, President Ashraf Ghani’s deputy spokesman said the government was aware of the reports of his death and was in the process of assessing them. 175 more words


Afghans and Taliban meet for the first time

An Afghan government delegation met with Taliban officials in the Pakistani capital for the first time on Tuesday, in a significant effort to open formal peace negotiations, according to Afghan, Pakistani and Western officials. 1,305 more words

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Afghan troops retake control of remote district

Afghan troops have retaken control of Waygal district in the mountainous Nuristan Province on the border with Pakistan, a day after the district fell to the Taliban, according to officials. 132 more words

State Fragility

Taliban seize second district in north's Afghanistan

A Taliban suicide bomber and six gunmen attacked the Afghan parliament on Monday as lawmakers met to consider a new defence minister, and another district in the volatile north fell to the militants as they intensified a summer offensive. 656 more words


Talibans attacked Afghan Parliament

Talibans attacked Afghan Parliament

Taliban Militants have made a deadly suicide bomb attacks on the Afghanistan Parliament a short while ago. Some of them have managed to enter……………..Read More………….

Economic Terrorism - In The Name of Religion!!

Reference apprehension of unfortunate Safoora bus Ismaili_community assailant and Ms. Sabeen T2F owners target killers, the Educated Urban Liberal Extremists Terrorists (EULET). What exactly motivates ’em to commit such brutal acts of insanity, is the key question and in an effort to explore said human behaviour, lets draw parallel with ISIS westerners enlistment, who approximately runs into several thousands of individuals, and inspirational motivation that worked, as reflected by respective researchers and authors exploring western educated youth inclination to trade off modern day developed world comforts with discomforts of field in high risk, threatened, and highly vulnerable environment of IS lifestyle at Iraq and Syria. 1,037 more words

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Taliban not against women in politics: Shinwari

The Taliban assured participants of a two-day informal meeting in Qatar that they were not against women’s participation in politics, an Afghan delegation member said on Monday. 721 more words