The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ṭālibān "students"), alternatively spelled Taleban, which refers to itself as the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan (IEA), is a Sunni ...
BBC News looks at the history of the Taliban movement in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
News about the Taliban. Commentary and archival information about the Taliban from The New York Times.
Aug 1, 2017 ... Security is worsening as the Taliban continue to wield control on large parts of the South Asian country.
John McCain, visiting Kabul, excoriates 15 years of US efforts in nation – saying goal has been to not lose rather than to win. Published: 4 Jul 2017. US still has ...
Aug 15, 2017 ... Written in a tone of negotiation, the Taliban asked Trump to study the "historical mistakes" of his predecessors and to withdraw troops from ...
Aug 25, 2017 ... The Taliban and Russia may have made common cause over their shared opposition to the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan and ISIS, both of ...
Aug 17, 2017 ... The Taliban was toppled in Afghanistan in 2001 for harboring al-Qaeda, but it has not been defeated. With an estimated core of up to sixty ...
Taliban, Afghanistan's ruling faction.