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The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ṭālibān "students"), alternatively spelled Taleban, which recently changed their name and identity to Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan  ...

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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  ...

www.nytimes.com/2017/04/21/world/asia/taliban-attack-afghanistan.html

Apr 21, 2017 ... KABUL, Afghanistan — Dozens of soldiers were killed on Friday when Taliban gunmen and suicide bombers in military uniforms stormed an ...

www.foxnews.com/world/2017/05/21/taliban-attacks-kill-at-least-25-afghan-police.html

1 day ago ... At least 25 policemen were killed early Sunday morning when Taliban militants stormed multiple security checkpoints in Afghanistan's volatile ...

www.nytimes.com/2017/05/21/world/asia/taliban-rocket-attack-police-officers.html

23 hours ago ... KABUL, Afghanistan — In a two-pronged attack in a southern Afghan province, the Taliban shelled the provincial capital city with rockets and ...

www.aljazeera.com/programmes/insidestory/2017/05/taliban-afghanistan-defeated-170507201756126.html

May 7, 2017 ... Afghanistan's government has lost control of nearly five percent of its territory to the Taliban since the beginning of the year and the armed ...

www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/04/officials-afghanistan-suggest-russia-arms-taliban-170424204006251.html

Apr 25, 2017 ... The United States must confront Russia for providing weapons to the Taliban for use against US-backed forces in Afghanistan, top US military ...

www.cfr.org/afghanistan/taliban-afghanistan/p10551

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 ...

www.cnn.com/2017/04/22/world/afghanistan-base-militants-attack

Apr 23, 2017 ... Taliban fighters in military uniforms raided an army base in Afghanistan in an hours-long attack that killed or injured more than 100 soldiers, ...

www.britannica.com/topic/Taliban

Taliban, Pashto Ṭālebān (“Students”), also spelled Taleban, ultraconservative political and religious faction that emerged in Afghanistan in the mid-1990s ...