TALIBAN-INSPIRED technology is boosting the capacity of dissident republicans to wage war against the security services, with the discovery of advanced weaponry never seen before in Northern Ireland, The Independent ...
Mention the Taliban to Pakistan fashion designer Kamiar Rokni and his irritation is clear."One of the things we feel diminishes our work is whenever our story is linked to Talibanisation and whether we are doing this to fight extremism ... FULL ARTICLE AT France 24
Pakistan's recent launch of work on its largest nuclear power plant is the latest example of big-money Chinese infrastructure projects in the troubled nation.Cash-strapped Pakistan, plagued by a bloody homegrown Taliban insurgency, is battling to get its shaky ... FULL ARTICLE AT France 24
The Royal Marine jailed for at least ten years for murdering a badly wounded Taliban insurgent should have his sentence halved to a maximum of five years. FULL ARTICLE AT The Daily Mail
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The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ṭālibān, also anglicised as Taleban; translation: "students") is a Sunni Islamist, predominately Pashtun Islamic terrorist movement that governed Afghanistan from 1996 until 2001, when its leaders were removed from power by Northern Alliance and NATO forces. It has regrouped and since 2004 revived as a strong insurgency movement fighting a guerrilla war against the... Full Article At Wikipedia.org