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Op-ed: Massacre in Paris

...they? We have seen our failure in Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria to train sufficient numbers of Muslim soldiers to fight the Taliban and ISIS. In too many cases they have turned on their trainers, defected to the other side or cut and run when faced with...
$103K for portrait of girl who was shot by Taliban

NEW YORK (AP) - A British artist's portrait of a young Pakistani girl who was shot by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education brought in more than $100,000 at auction Wednesday.Christie's said the painting of...
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What will happen to Afghan women when the Taliban returns?

...happen to Afghan women? Will a resurgent Taliban return them to wearing burqas, withdraw...with the Afghan government and fears the Taliban could again leave women at a disadvantage...doesn't trust any agreement involving the Taliban: "I don't believe they would consider...
Op-ed: Obama, you're no Ronald Reagan

...roadside EFP bombs used to kill soldiers in Iraq..."Iran paid Taliban fighters $1,000 for each U.S. soldier they killed in Afghanistan. The Sunday Times reported that a Taliban operative received $18,000 from an Iranian firm in Kabul as...

...prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed by the Taliban in exchange for the release of five Afghan...S. special operations forces by the Taliban Saturday evening, local time, in an...officials said. In a statement, the Taliban said Bergdahl was handed over on the outskirts...

...Afghanistan - Millions of Afghans defied Taliban threats and rain Saturday, underscoring...president Afghans have known since the Taliban were ousted in the wake of the Sept...likely to be an intensified campaign by the Taliban to regain power.A security agreement...

...following five years of captivity by the Taliban in Afghanistan, he wasn't joined...Afghanistan in June 2009 and released by the Taliban on May 31 in a deal struck by the Obama administration in which five senior Taliban officials were released from detention...
Cal Thomas: Israel is not America

...of President Obama's release of five Taliban terrorists from the U.S. prison at...made. The exchange has now given the Taliban a victory that the U.S. can ill afford...resulted in America's continued bondage to Taliban extremism.Clearly the president used...
Taliban opposition forces positioning to gain complete control in northern Afghanistan

...among Afghanistan's tunnels and caves. Taliban fighters surrendering Saturday in their...Pakistani territory Saturday during a raid on Taliban positions along the mountainous frontier...targets'' throughout Afghanistan as Taliban or al-Qaida forces revealed themselves...
No death penalty for U.S. Taliban

...20-year-old Californian who fought with the Taliban in Afghanistan, was charged Tuesday with...Afghanistan and a decision last year to join the Taliban. Friends have described Lindh as an intelligent...engaging in prohibited transactions with the Taliban, Ashcroft said. The Bush administration...


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