The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ṭālibān "students"), alternatively spelled Taleban,
is an Islamic fundamentalist political movement in Afgh...
The hardline Islamic Taliban movement has proved to be a formidable fighting
force in Afghanistan and a major threat to its government. The Taliban have also
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May 8, 2016 ... Taliban bombs targeting police cadets kill at least 27 in Kabul. Published: ...
Illegal mining of lapis lazuli fuels Taliban's rise in Afghan province.
Jun 16, 2016 ... The report — and Nicholson's deployment to Afghanistan — come at a time of
Taliban resurgence, with the group gaining ground in the ...
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Jul 4, 2014 ... The Taliban is a predominantly Pashtun, Islamic fundamentalist group that ruled
Afghanistan from 1996 until 2001, when a U.S.-led invasion ...
The Taliban ("Students of Islamic Knowledge Movement") ruled Afghanistan from
1996 until 2001. They came to power during Afghanistan's long civil war.
Jul 13, 2016 ... The Taliban, not to be confused with the Tehreek-e-Taliban in Pakistan (TTP),
emerged as a far-right Islamist militant organization in 1994 ...
3 days ago ... Under Taliban rule, men who abused young boys faced the death penalty. The
fact that they would use the stomach-turning practice against ...