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

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

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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  ...

Taliban overruns district in Afghanistan's Baghlan - News from Al ...

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Aug 15, 2016 ... Taliban fighters have captured a key district in Afghanistan's northern province of Baghlan after days of fighting, Afghan officials say.

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.

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.

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 ...

Taliban | World news | The Guardian

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May 29, 2016 ... Over a hundred US troops sent to Lashkar Gah to battle Taliban ... Afghan army sends reinforcements as Taliban close in on Lashkar Gah.

some of the restrictions imposed by Taliban in Afghanistan - RAWA

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The following list offers only an abbreviated glimpse of the hellish lives Afghan women are forced to lead under the Taliban, and can not begin to reflect the ...

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 ...

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 ...

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