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NATO helicopter crashes in southern Afghanistan, killing 11


August 17th, 2012 - 9:55 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Seven American service members and four Afghans were killed Thursday when a coalition helicopter crashed in southern Afghanistan, military officials said, in what was one of the ... Read more...

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Afghanistan: Suicide bomber kills NATO troops, children near market


May 21st, 2012 - 1:53 am ICT by BNO News
TARIN KOT, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- A suicide bomber attacked a convoy of foreign troops in southern Afghanistan on Sunday, killing two coalition service members and two Afghan children, officials said. A ... Read more...

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Suicide bomber kills 55 at Shiite shrine in Kabul


December 7th, 2011 - 1:47 am ICT by BNO News
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least 55 people were killed on Tuesday afternoon when a suicide bomber targeted a large group of Shiites at a shrine in the Afghan capital of ... Read more...

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Taliban claim to control Haqqani network


September 28th, 2011 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Sep 27 (IANS/AKI) The Taliban said Tuesday they - and not Pakistan - control the Haqqani network in Afghanistan, and denied having any links with Islamabad."All military and ... Read more...

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Islamic Sharia law zones set up across Britain


July 28th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) Islamists across Britain have launched a poster campaign, setting up zones where the Sharia law would be enforced, a media report said Thursday.The bright yellow posters ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s son warns of ‘civil war’ in Libya if father’s regime toppled


February 21st, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Feb 20 (ANI): The son of Libyan leader, Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, has warned the protestors that their country would come under the purview of a civil war, and even renewed Western ... Read more...

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Afghan peace dialogue talk “propaganda of occupation forces”: Taliban commander


January 22nd, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Jan 22(ANI): In the presence of foreign troops in Afghanistan, 'dialogue for peace' with the Taliban is baseless and nothing more than propaganda, Taliban commander Maulavi Abdul Kabir has said."As ... Read more...

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Pakistan Army, Afghan Taliban reject report about Mullah Omar’s surgery in Karachi


January 20th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 20(ANI): The Pakistan Army has dismissed the report about Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Omar's surgery in Karachi with the help of Pakistan's spy agency as "unfounded and concocted"."An ISPR ... Read more...

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‘0.1 mn rupees needed to equip one Taliban combatant fighting NATO forces’


November 28th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Nov 28 (ANI): Approximately one lakh rupees is required to equip one militant fighting coalition forces in Afghanistan, a fundraiser working for the Taliban has revealed."We need between Rs 80,000 ... Read more...

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Gunmen storm Chechnya parliament, three killed


October 19th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 19 (ANI): At least three people killed by Chechen militants after the latter stormed the Chechnya Parliament and shooting broke out in cabinet room.The Guardian quoted reports from Moscow as ... Read more...

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Taliban threaten to attack Indians working in Afghanistan


July 1st, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 1(ANI): The Afghan Taliban has said that it would now launch a "new war strategy" in which they will target Indians, who are working in various NGOs and other ... Read more...

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Taliban dismisses Afghan government’s peace overtures ahead of London summit


January 28th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.28 (ANI): The Taliban has rejected the Afghan government's reconciliatory efforts and policies which would come up for discussions during the London Conference today (Thursday, January 28).In a statement posted ... Read more...

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Afghan Taliban call for poll runoff boycott


October 24th, 2009 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Oct 24 (DPA) Taliban militants threatened Saturday to disrupt the Nov 7 presidential runoff after attacks during the first round of balloting in August kept many voters away from polling ... Read more...

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Taliban may use ‘Pakhtunkhwa’ dream to expand influence in Pashtun areas


October 9th, 2009 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct. 9 (ANI): Even as the Pakistan Government continues to reject Pashtun demands for an autonomous region, the Taliban could expand their reach into more Pashtun areas through its ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda leader killed in clash with Hamas


August 15th, 2009 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Rafah (Gaza Strip), Aug 15 (DPA) The leader of pro-Al Qaeda group Jihad al-Salafi was killed during Friday's clash with Hamas in which 20 other people died and 120 were wounded, hospital ... Read more...

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16 killed in Gaza clash (Lead)


August 15th, 2009 - 5:58 am ICT by IANS
Rafah (Gaza Strip), Aug 15 (DPA) A pro-Al Qaeda group which declared a theocratic Islamic emirate in the Gaza Strip battled it out Friday with Hamas policemen, leaving 16 dead and 120 ... Read more...

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Eight killed in Gaza clash


August 15th, 2009 - 4:11 am ICT by IANS
Rafah (Gaza Strip), Aug 15 (DPA) A pro-Al Qaeda group which declared a theocratic Islamic emirate in the Gaza Strip battled it out Friday with Hamas policemen, leaving eight dead and 46 ... Read more...

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How the Taliban has turned extortion into a gold mine


June 7th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Can Merey Kabul, June 7 (DPA) Creating an Islamic emirate and getting rid of all the infidels. Those are the declared goals of Afghanistan's Taliban militants.The war of the self-styled religious ... Read more...

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Taliban deputy chief announces new offensive in Afghanistan


April 29th, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, April 29 (DPA) The deputy of the Afghan Taliban's supreme leader Mullah Omar announced Wednesday that the militants would launch a new "strong and robust" operation in Afghanistan to counter ... Read more...

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Taliban dismisses its top commander


December 30th, 2007 - 4:42 pm ICT by admin
London/Kabul, Dec 30 (ANI): One of the top commanders of the Taliban, Mansoor Dadullah, has been dismissed by its chief Mullah Omar. Dadullah, who was made one of the top officials of the ... Read more...

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Taliban’s new Constitution rules out peace talks with Afghan Govt


November 14th, 2007 - 2:02 am ICT by admin
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