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Taliban

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The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ṭālibān "students"), alternatively spelled Taleban, is an Islamic .... financial and military support from ...

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 ...

Origins of Taliban

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Origins of the Taliban. The Creation of Taliban goes back to 1979, when the Soviet Union invaded Afghanistan. In 1973, The Soviet Union brought their soldiers ...

Timeline: Taliban in Afghanistan - Al Jazeera English

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Key events and developments related to Taliban. ... In September, it launches the largest attack in its 57-year history. September 2006: The Taliban fights back ...

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 ...

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Aug 30, 2010 ... How the Taliban got started. Follow me below Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/ RawSanity Tumblr: http://rawsanity.tumblr.com/ . . Comments ...

Taliban's history in Afghanistan - CNN.com

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Taliban's history in Afghanistan. December 8, 2010 12:24 p.m. EST. Who are the Taliban? Beginnings. Early victories. Islamic law. Mullah Omar. Makeup.

Taliban Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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Taliban Radical Sunni political movement in Afghanistan. In 1996, from their headquarters in Kandahar, sw Afghanistan, Taliban militia launched...

A Brief Refresher on the Taliban's Worst-Kept Secret | Mother Jones

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Jul 30, 2010 ... I explored the Taliban's history in my 2005 book The Five Unanswered Questions About 9/11, which asked, did US 'allies' help make the ...

History – Summary

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Listed below are major points to recall regarding Afghanistan's history: ... In 1996, the Taliban captured Kabul and controlled 90 percent of the country by the ...

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

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BBC News looks at the history of the Taliban movement in Afghanistan and Pakistan.

History of the Taliban: Who They Are, What They Want

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Sep 14, 2008 ... Brief history of the rise and fall (and rise again) of the Taliban in Afghanistan, its relationship with al-Qaeda, Pakistan and the United States, and ...

The Taliban - Infoplease

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Taliban, Afghanistan's ruling faction. ... the Taliban? Their history and their resurgence ... In the context of Afghan history, the rise of the Taliban—though not their ...