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Tal·i·ban
[tal-uh-ban]
NOUN
1.
a Muslim fundamentalist group in Afghanistan.
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Taliban - Wikipedia

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The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ṭālibān "students"), alternatively spelled Taleban, is an Sunni Islamic fundamentalist political movement i...

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

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May 26, 2016 ... The hardline Islamic Taliban movement has proved to be a formidable fighting force in Afghanistan and a major threat to its government.

Taliban - The New York Times

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News about the Taliban. Commentary and archival information about the Taliban from The New York Times.

Taliban Fast Facts - CNN.com

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May 26, 2016 ... Read CNN's Taliban Fast Facts and learn more about the Sunni Islamist organization operating primarily in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

The Taliban - Infoplease

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The Taliban ("Students of Islamic Knowledge Movement") ruled Afghanistan from 1996 until 2001. They came to power during Afghanistan's long civil war.

History of the Taliban

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History of Taliban Following the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979, the Taliban emerged as a resistance movement aiming to eject the Soviet troops from ...

Afghan Taliban - National Counterterrorism Center

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BACKGROUND. The Taliban is a Sunni Islamist nationalist and pro-Pashtun movement founded in the early 1990s that ruled most of Afghanistan from 1996 until ...

InfoGuide: The Taliban

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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. ...