The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ṭālibān "students"), alternatively spelled Taleban,
is an Islamic fundamentalist political movement in Afgh...
Mar 22, 2016 ... The situation in Afghanistan provides no incentive for the Taliban to negotiate
with the Afghan government.
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. ...
Jul 4, 2014 ... Though toppled from power in 2001, the Taliban regrouped to resist the U.S.-led
occupation of Afghanistan. As international forces draw down, ...
Sep 29, 2015 ... BBC News looks at the history of the Taliban movement in Afghanistan and
Apr 19, 2016 ... The Taliban have a significant footprint in Afghanistan, according to Bill Roggio,
the editor of The Long War Journal, an online publication that ...
BACKGROUND. The Taliban is a Sunni Islamist nationalist and pro-Pashtun
movement founded in the early 1990s that ruled most of Afghanistan from 1996
Apr 12, 2016 ... Afghan Taliban fighters in Farah province. The insurgency has gained in strength
since the withdrawal of international troops at the end of 2014 ...
Apr 3, 2016 ... Taliban fighters in Farah province, Afghanistan. The app is likely to be part of the
group's rivalry with Islamic State. Photograph: Uncredited/AP.
Apr 21, 2016 ... It is a war of perception, you repeatedly hear: that the perception the Taliban are
winning means the Taliban are winning. Nick Paton Walsh ...