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Taliban release 2 Western hostages in...

Taliban release 2 Western hostages in...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 19 2019

The release of American Kevin King and Australian Timothy Weeks, both professors at the American University...

Afghanistan to swap Taliban militants...

Afghanistan to swap Taliban militants...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 12 2019

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said Anas Haqqani, Taliban commanders Haji Mali Khan and Hafiz Rashid were...

HRW: CIA-backed Afghan militias kill...

HRW: CIA-backed Afghan militias kill...

South Asia

Thu, Oct 31 2019

The secretive militias, whose support from America's Central Intelligence Agency continues a tradition...

'Taliban should call ceasefire to prove...

'Taliban should call ceasefire to prove...

South Asia

Tue, Oct 29 2019

Hamdullah Mohib, a strong critic of earlier US-Taliban negotiations that excluded his government, said...

Afghan generation knows only conflict...

Afghan generation knows only conflict...

South Asia

Fri, Oct 11 2019

On October 7, 2001, the US launched air strikes against Afghanistan, following attacks by Al-Qaeda in...

Taliban co-founder heads to Pakistan...

Taliban co-founder heads to Pakistan...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 2 2019

Baradar is head of the Taliban's political wing and usually based in Qatar

How to negotiate with terrorists

How to negotiate with terrorists

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Sep 29 2019

It is hoped that any commitment made by Taliban negotiators is upheld

Collapse of US-Taliban talks an awkward...

Collapse of US-Taliban talks an awkward...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 23 2019

Pakistan, long condemned for its support for militant groups, needs political capital if it is to sway...

Taliban truck bomb kills at least 20...

Taliban truck bomb kills at least 20...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 19 2019

The militants wanted to target a training base for Afghanistan's powerful National Directorate of...

Afghan Taliban send team to Russia after...

Afghan Taliban send team to Russia after...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 14 2019

The move, days after US President Donald Trump cancelled a planned meeting with Taliban leaders at his...

Trump vows to hit Taliban 'harder' than...

Trump vows to hit Taliban 'harder' than...

North America

Thu, Sep 12 2019

Trump's remarks came after he aborted what would have been a historic Afghanistan peace summit

Fighting picks up in Afghanistan after...

Fighting picks up in Afghanistan after...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 11 2019

The latest fighting underscored expectations of an escalation in violence following US President Donald...

Trump says peace talks with Taliban...

Trump says peace talks with Taliban...

World

Tue, Sep 10 2019

The announcement followed Trump's dramatic cancelation of a secret meeting with Taliban leaders

‘Al-Qaeda and IS are global brands and...

‘Al-Qaeda and IS are global brands and...

Longform

Mon, Sep 9 2019

Faiz Sobhan speaks to Dhaka Tribune about terror, terrorist organizations, their presence within Bangladesh,...

Taliban: More Americans will die after...

Taliban: More Americans will die

World

Mon, Sep 9 2019

Americans will mark the 18th anniversary of the al Qaeda attacks on Wednesday

Trump says he cancelled peace talks...

Trump says he cancelled peace talks...

World

Sun, Sep 8 2019

There was no immediate reaction from the Taliban but the decision appeared to catch them by

Death toll from Taliban blast in Kabul...

Death toll from Taliban blast in Kabul...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 3 2019

The blast, which shook buildings several kilometres away, came just as Zalmay Khalilzad, the special...

US, Taliban near Afghanistan deal, fighting...

US, Taliban near Afghanistan deal, fighting...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 1 2019

Zalmay Khalilzad, the Afghan-born US diplomat overseeing negotiations for Washington, said he would travel...

Taliban attack northern Afghan city...

Taliban attack northern Afghan city...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 31 2019

Electricity and most telephone services were cut and residents were sheltering in their houses

Taliban kill 14 pro-government militia...

Taliban kill 14 pro-government militia...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 28 2019

Taliban officials were not immediately available for a comment

US, Taliban push for deal at Doha...

US, Taliban push for deal at Doha...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 27 2019

The insurgent group had earlier said that it was finalizing technical points of an agreement with Washington...