Taliban

The Taliban Is Ready to Be al Qaeda’s ‘Darling’…

NurPhoto/Getty The imminent withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan is breathing new life into the relationship between the Taliban and al Qaeda, according to...
Ketelo Backar
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Young women, grown up without Taliban, dread their return

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Inside Ms. Sadat’s Beauty Salon in Afghanistan’s capital, Sultana Karimi leans intently over a customer, meticulously shaping her eyebrows. Make-up...
Ketelo Backar
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Taliban backs out of Afghan peace conference in Istanbul

Taliban backs out of Afghan peace conference in Istanbul
Ketelo Backar
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Taliban ask for 7,000 prisoners and removal from sanctions…

Taliban co-founder Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar (C) and other members of the Taliban delegation arrive to attend an international conference on Afghanistan over the...
Ketelo Backar
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