a Muslim fundamentalist group in Afghanistan.
The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ṭālibān "students"), alternately spelled Taleban, is
an Islamic fundamentalist political movement in Afghan...
The Taliban ("Students of Islamic Knowledge Movement") ruled Afghanistan from
1996 until 2001. They came to power during Afghanistan's long civil war.
Comprised primarily of Pashtuns, just one of the many ethnic groups which live in Afghanistan, the Taliban
was controlled from the beginning by mullah Mohammad Omar. Their primary goal was the creation of an Islamic revolution within Afghanistan to overthrow the Rus... More »
Sep 29, 2015 ... BBC News looks at the history of the Taliban movement in Afghanistan and
Women's rights and gender equality in focus The imams, the Taliban and the
condom – video ... Greenslade Murder of Pakistani journalist claimed by Taliban.
The Taliban has outlasted the world's most potent military forces and its two main
factions now challenge the governments of Afghanistan and Pakistan. As U.S. ...
Khan Said Sajna, leader of a breakaway Taliban faction, reportedly killed in
multiple ... Afghan inquiry into strategic city's seizure by the Taliban concludes
2 days ago ... Khan Said Sajna, leader of a breakaway Taliban faction, reportedly killed in
multiple drone strikes in Afghanistan.