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The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ṭālibān "students"), alternatively spelled Taleban, is an Islamic .... to more than one Taliban. The spelli...

Origins of Taliban

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The Creation of Taliban goes back to 1979, when the Soviet Union invaded ... Because the United States did not want to see the Soviet Union take control over  ...

Who are the Taliban? - BBC News - BBC.com

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Many observers now believe that future peace in Afghanistan can only come if the government in Kabul negotiates with the Taliban. The announcement of ...

Who Is Responsible for the Taliban? - The Washington Institute for ...

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In fact, neither bin Ladin nor Taliban spiritual leader Mullah Umar were direct products of the CIA. The roots of the ..... So where did the Afghan Arabs come from?

Timeline: Taliban in Afghanistan - Al Jazeera English

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By the mid-1990s, Afghanistan became divided into spheres of control. These divisions set the stage for the rise of the Taliban who seized control of Afghanistan ...

The Taliban

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Mar 1, 2007 ... The Taliban did bring the end to the infighting and unlike many before them made great progress at eradicating the growing of opium poppies.

The Taliban in Afghanistan - Council on Foreign Relations

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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 ...

Who Are the Taliban? - PBS

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Apr 10, 2007 ... The Taliban are a group of fundamentalist Sunni Muslim militants living today ... Other members come from the ranks of the mujahedeen, the ...

Pakistan - The Taliban-Pakistan Alliance | Return Of The Taliban - PBS

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Oct 3, 2006 ... Examining how the Taliban took power in the 1990s with the help of Pakistan and ... They seem, in some cases, to have come to identify with their clients' causes. ... Why did they bet on extremists to take over Afghanistan?

"CIA worked with Pakistan to create Taliban"

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Harrison, who spoke before the Taliban assault on the Buddha statues was launched ... does, that "encouraging Islamic groups from all over the world to come to ...

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History of the Taliban

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Following the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979, the Taliban emerged as a .... Musharraf did not lift the state of emergency and restore the Constitution until ...

The Taliban - Infoplease

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Taliban, Afghanistan's ruling faction. ... leaving their home without a male relative —those that did so risked being beaten, even shot, by officers of the "ministry for ...

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Taliban Radical Sunni political movement in Afghanistan. In 1996 ... Since 2010 the Taliban have increasingly come to resemble a criminal organization in their ...