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Taliban negotiator released in UAE, returns to Kabul: peace body

Agha Jan Mutassim, a finance minister during Taliban rule from 1996-2001, was confined to his home in the UAE after arranging a meeting in Dubai between Afghan and Taliban officials in February. Afghan and Western officials had seen Mutassim as an ...

Taliban negotiator under house arrest in UAE, says Afghanistan

KABUL (Reuters) - A leading Taliban peace negotiator has been placed under house arrest in the United Arab Emirates, officials said on Thursday, dealing a blow to President Hamid Karzai's efforts to jump-start a nascent Afghan peace process before leaving ...

Nine killed in attacks in Pakistan's volatile northwest

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Nine people, including policemen, were killed and dozens wounded in two separate bomb and gun attacks in Pakistan's volatile northwest on Tuesday, police said, a week after the Taliban refused to extend a ceasefire with the ...

Pakistani Taliban end ceasefire with government but say talks still on

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan (Reuters) - The Pakistani Taliban have formally ended a 40-day ceasefire but are still open to talks with the government, a spokesman said on Wednesday. Government negotiators were not immediately available to confirm if talks ...

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Taliban - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Updated April. 20, 2014

The Taliban (Pashto: طالبان ‎ ṭālibān "students"), alternative spelling Taleban is an Islamic fundamentalist political movement in Afghanistan.

The Taliban in Afghanistan - Council on Foreign Relations

Updated April. 21, 2014

The Taliban is a Sunni Islamic fundamentalist group that ruled Afghanistan from 1996 until 2001, when a U.S.-led invasion toppled the regime for providing refuge to ...

The New York Times - Topics: Taliban

Updated April. 21, 2014

News about the Taliban. Commentary and archival information about the Taliban from The New York Times.

The Taliban |

Updated April. 21, 2014

For more on the Taliban see Timeline: The Taliban. The Taliban ("Students of Islamic Knowledge Movement") ruled Afghanistan from 1996 until 2001.