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The Trump administration has told its top diplomats to seek direct talks with the Taliban, a significant shift in A… The New York Times (Mon Jul 16)
The leader of the Pakistani Taliban was killed by a U.S. drone strike, an Afghan official says. NBC News (Fri Jun 15)
The Afghan government says a US drone strike has killed the militant who was in charge of the Pakistan Taliban's Sw… CNN International (Fri Jun 15)
Taliban fighters killed the governor of Afghanistan's Kohistan province despite the start of a ceasefire with the g… Al Jazeera News (Wed Jun 13)
The Afghan Taliban announced a 3-day cease-fire for the Eid al-Fitr holiday at the end of the holy month of Ramadan… CBS News (Sun Jun 10)
A new coalition air campaign aimed at crippling Taliban funding has destroyed 73 drug labs and cost the organizatio… USA TODAY (Mon Apr 16)
“If you think we are going to turn the Taliban and Haqqanis and others into mortal enemies of ours and watch you wa… Foreign Policy (Tue Apr 10)
Malala Yousafzai visits hometown for first time since Taliban shooting The Guardian (Sat Mar 31)
US and UAE missed chance to capture former Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor, says media report… Al Jazeera English (Sun Mar 25)
‘Talks with Taliban better than continuing slaughter in Afghanistan’ - @davidcnswanson to RT RT (Fri Feb 16)
Taliban active in 70 percent of Afghanistan, BBC study finds Reuters Top News (Wed Jan 31)
Taliban 'threaten 70% of Afghanistan' BBC investigation finds BBC News (World) (Tue Jan 30)
Taliban threaten 70% of Afghanistan, BBC finds BBC News (World) (Tue Jan 30)
The Afghan Taliban, whom US-led forces spent billions of dollars trying to defeat, are now openly active in 70% of… BBC Breaking News (Tue Jan 30)
The Taliban strengthened its hold over Afghanistan in the second half of last year, according to new US military da… CNN International (Tue Jan 30)
At least 95 people killed and 158 injured in Taliban bomb blast in Kabul Al Jazeera English (Sat Jan 27)
UPDATE: Death toll from Taliban suicide blast in Kabul rises to at least 95 Al Jazeera English (Sat Jan 27)
Four Americans were killed and two wounded in a Taliban attack at a hotel in Kabul over the weekend. The Associated Press (Wed Jan 24)
At least 3 people with American citizenship were among the victims of the Taliban attack on a hotel in Kabul over t… The New York Times (Tue Jan 23)
Survivors of the Taliban's weekend attack on Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel recount the ordeal of the deadly stando… The Associated Press (Mon Jan 22)
Taliban's 13-hour attack on Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel ends with 18 dead National Post (Sun Jan 21)
At least 18 dead as Taliban siege at Kabul's International Hotel ends CTV News (Sun Jan 21)
Civilian death toll rises to 18 as Afghan security forces end Taliban siege of Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel Al Jazeera News (Sun Jan 21)
Analysis: Russia is looking to engage with the Taliban. Here’s why. Washington Post (Mon Jan 15)
"They keep girls in total darkness ...They keep them illiterate" The Girls of the Taliban Al Jazeera English (Sat Jan 13)
FOCUS - Video: Afghanistan's first all-female orchestra braves Taliban threat FRANCE 24 English (Wed Jan 10)
US suspends national security assistance to Pakistan. Demands Islamabad act against Afghan Taliban, and Haqqani net… CBC News Alerts (Thu Jan 04)
Former Taliban hostage Joshua Boyle charged with sexual TIME (Wed Jan 03)
A man held hostage by the Taliban for five years has been charged with sexual assault and false imprisonment… Newsweek (Wed Jan 03)
Former Taliban hostage Joshua Boyle jailed after arrest on assault charges in Canada. ABC News (Wed Jan 03)
"If you tie a Taliban fighter to the trunk of this tree, and then you tell him ISIS is coming, he will run so hard… The New York Times (Tue Dec 26)
A district in southern Afghanistan that is largely controlled by the Taliban has the sad distinction of being the p… The New York Times (Tue Dec 19)
Taliban militants disguised as women attacked a university dormitory in Pakistan, killing at least nine people The New York Times (Fri Dec 01)
The Taliban executes one of its own commanders for colluding with ISIS Newsweek (Mon Nov 27)
Afghan leaders in Helmand criticize U.S. airstrikes on Taliban drug labs Washington Post (Wed Nov 22)
A spokesman for the Taliban says Trump's new Afghanistan policies are helping the extremist group… Newsweek (Tue Nov 21)
American mom held hostage by the Taliban for 5 years says she was beaten as she tried to protect her children.… ABC News (Tue Nov 21)
Canadian American family on surviving Taliban captivity: 'We tried to make it fun' The Guardian (Mon Nov 20)
American hostage mom describes brutal treatment by Taliban captors: ABC News (Mon Nov 20)
Top Afghan government official says Taliban should be included in peace talks From… The Globe and Mail (Sat Nov 18)
Legal experts: Bergdahl's captivity by Taliban allies carried weight in judge's decision to spare him prison. The Associated Press (Sun Nov 05)
Hoping to avoid prison, Bowe Bergdahl recounts his treatment as a Taliban prisoner Washington Post (Tue Oct 31)
Tillerson is open to talking with the Taliban. Foreign Policy (Tue Oct 24)
Bowe Bergdahl says Taliban treated him better than U.S. Army CBS News (Tue Oct 24)
CIA reportedly expands campaign to hunt, kill Taliban in Afghanistan Fox News (Mon Oct 23)
Pakistan Taliban leader 'killed by drone' in Afghanistan BBC News (World) (Thu Oct 19)
BREAKING: More than 40 Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack on an army base in southern Kandahar province… Al Jazeera English (Thu Oct 19)
BREAKING: More than 40 Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack in southern Kandahar province… Al Jazeera News (Thu Oct 19)
The recently released Taliban hostage Caitlan Boyle has been rushed to hospital TIME (Wed Oct 18)
Wednesday's Brief: Kenya rerun vote Afghans mourn after 71 killed in Taliban attacks UK hate crime on the rise… Al Jazeera News (Wed Oct 18)
Man rescued from Taliban couldn't believe Donald Trump is actually president Newsweek (Wed Oct 18)
Man held by Taliban for five years thought his captors were joking about Trump being president Washington Post (Tue Oct 17)
Taliban attacks kill at least 69 across Afghanistan Reuters Top News (Tue Oct 17)
Taliban attack on Afghan police compound at least 15, including local police chief Washington Post (Tue Oct 17)
Bowe Bergdahl, US soldier held by Afghan Taliban for five years, pleads guilty to desertion BBC Breaking News (Mon Oct 16)
Taliban murdered daughter, raped wife: freed Canadian hostage FRANCE 24 English (Sat Oct 14)
Freed hostage arrived in Canada Fri. night, said Taliban-linked captors killed infant daughter, raped American wife… ABC News (Sat Oct 14)
BREAKING news: Canadian-American family freed from Taliban leaves Pakistan CTV News (Fri Oct 13)
N. American family kidnapped by Afghan Taliban freed: Pakistan army FRANCE 24 English (Thu Oct 12)
Canadian man, family held by Taliban for years rescued: "All okay" The Globe and Mail (Thu Oct 12)
FULL STORY: Caitlan Coleman and her family have been released by the Taliban NBC News (Thu Oct 12)
Anti-Taliban leader Ahmed Zeb escapes deadly blast in northern Pakistani Swat Valley Al Jazeera News (Mon Oct 02)
"How can they say it was mistake?" Anger in Kabul after US air raid, meant to hit the Taliban, wounded six civilians Al Jazeera News (Thu Sep 28)
Taliban targets US defence secretary with rocket attack on Kabul airport after he arrived on an unannounced visit… Al Jazeera English (Wed Sep 27)
US lacked 'whole government approach' to Afghanistan as security forces struggle to prevent Taliban advances, repor… Al Jazeera English (Fri Sep 22)
Russia's 'Orthodox Taliban' sows fear over racy tsar biopic FRANCE 24 English (Thu Sep 14)
Officials: Afghanistan's intel chief speaks by phone with Taliban leaders every day about country's political futur… ABC News (Wed Aug 30)
The Latest: Overnight airstrike by Afghan forces against Taliban kills 13 civilians. The Associated Press (Tue Aug 29)
In Kabul, top U.S. officials stress Taliban peace talks as part of Trump policy Washington Post (Thu Aug 24)
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that Pres. Trump’s Afghanistan plan is also about getting the Taliban to the… CBS News (Wed Aug 23)
US could cut aid to Pakistan, wants more help in fighting Taliban – Tillerson RT (Wed Aug 23)
Tillerson: Trump's newly unveiled Afghanistan strategy is meant to pressure the Taliban to the negotiating table… CNN (Tue Aug 22)
Tillerson: Trump's newly unveiled Afghanistan strategy is meant to pressure the Taliban to the negotiating table… CNN International (Tue Aug 22)
After nearly 16 years of war, America’s longest, the Taliban are not only far from defeated, they are gaining ground The New York Times (Tue Aug 22)
Taliban responds: "If America doesn't withdraw its troops...soon Afghanistan will become another graveyard for [US]" Al Jazeera English (Tue Aug 22)
Pres. Trump: “We can no longer be silent about Pakistan’s safe havens for terrorist organizations, the Taliban, and… ABC News (Tue Aug 22)
[email protected]: "We can no longer be silent about Pakistan's safe havens for terrorist organizations, the Taliban, and oth… Fox News (Tue Aug 22)
"We can no longer be silent about Pakistan's safe haven's for terrorist organizations, the Taliban," @POTUS says… CBS News (Tue Aug 22)
Joint Taliban, Islamic State raid killed disarmed Afghan fighters, civilians: U.N. Reuters Top News (Sun Aug 20)
The Pakistani girl the Taliban tried to silence — Malala Yousafzai — to study at Oxford National Post (Thu Aug 17)
Taliban releases an "open letter" to Pres. Trump, reiterating calls for withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan:… CBS News (Tue Aug 15)
Taliban urge Trump to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by @joshjonsmith Reuters Top News (Tue Aug 15)
Taliban have sent an “open letter” to Trump, reiterating their calls for America to leave Afghanistan. USA TODAY (Tue Aug 15)
Taliban urge Trump to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan Reuters Top News (Tue Aug 15)
Saudi Arabia and UAE 'tried to host' Taliban first Al Jazeera News (Sat Aug 12)
Taliban free 235 villagers in northern Afghanistan Al Jazeera English (Wed Aug 09)
The Pakistani Taliban has released a women's magazine Newsweek (Tue Aug 08)
From poppy to heroin: Taliban move into Afghan drug production FRANCE 24 English (Tue Aug 08)
The Taliban and ISIL jointly kill scores of civilians in an Afghan village, officials claimed… Al Jazeera English (Mon Aug 07)
Taliban and ISIS forces launch joint attack on Afghan village, killing 50 people, officials say.… CNN Breaking News (Mon Aug 07)
Taliban suicide bomber attacks NATO convoy in south Afghanistan FRANCE 24 English (Wed Aug 02)
BREAKING: Taliban official says peace talks would not have progressed without Doha hosting group's office. More soo… Al Jazeera News (Tue Aug 01)
Leaked emails show that the United Arab Emirates tried to get the Taliban to open an embassy in the country The New York Times (Tue Aug 01)
Can the US defeat the Taliban in Afghanistan? via @AJInsideStory Al Jazeera English (Tue Aug 01)
Taliban attack kills at least 26 Afghan soldiers, official says Fox News (Wed Jul 26)
'CNN report claiming that Russia is arming Taliban is part of American disinformation campaign' - Zakharova RT (Tue Jul 25)
Videos obtained by CNN suggest the Russian government may be arming the Taliban in Afghanistan… CNN (Tue Jul 25)
The Kremlin denies arming Taliban but two groups say "the Russians" sent their guns Newsweek (Tue Jul 25)
A Seed Sown By the West: Afghanistan's Young Liberal Elites Challenge the Taliban SPIEGEL English (Mon Jul 24)
Marines in Afghanistan are grappling with depleted numbers, the Taliban and ISIS, and a war with no end in sight… CNN (Mon Jul 24)
Taliban claims responsibility for Kabul suicide bombing that killed 24, injured 42: ABC News (Mon Jul 24)
Taliban claims responsibility for bombing that in Kabul that killed 24 TIME (Mon Jul 24)
Marines in Afghanistan are grappling with depleted numbers, the Taliban and ISIS, and a war with no end in sight… CNN International (Mon Jul 24)
Marines in Afghanistan are grappling with depleted numbers, the Taliban and ISIS, and a war with no end in sight… CNN (Mon Jul 24)
UPDATE: Taliban claim responsibility for Kabul bombing that killed at least 24 Fox News (Mon Jul 24)
Taywara and Kohistan were overrun by the Taliban after days of clashes with security Al Jazeera News (Sun Jul 23)
Among Taliban fighters in the field, word of the suicide mission of their leader’s son seemed to be traveling fast The New York Times (Sun Jul 23)
The son of Taliban leader died after driving a vehicle laden with explosives into an Afghan military base in Helman… Al Jazeera News (Sat Jul 22)
Ruthless Taliban branch is center stage in U.S.-Pakistan tensions Washington Post (Wed Jul 19)
Pentagon identifies soldier killed in Taliban mortar attack Pfc. Hansen Kirkpatrick SpecialReport… Fox News (Wed Jul 05)
The "American Taliban" is about to be released from prison. He hasn't renounced extremism. What's the U.S. to do? Foreign Policy (Wed Jul 05)
The Taliban indoctrinates kids with jihadist textbooks paid for by the U.S. WikiLeaks (Sun Jul 02)
The "American Taliban" is about to be released from prison. He hasn't renounced extremism. What's the U.S. to do? Foreign Policy (Sat Jul 01)
The "American Taliban" is about to be released from prison. He hasn't renounced extremism. What's the U.S. to do? Foreign Policy (Thu Jun 29)
The "American Taliban" is about to be released from prison. He hasn't renounced extremism. What's the U.S. to do? Foreign Policy (Wed Jun 28)
The "American Taliban" is about to walk free, and U.S. officials fear he'll return to the extremist fold. Foreign Policy (Wed Jun 28)
The "American Taliban" is about to be released from prison. He hasn't renounced extremism. What's the U.S. to do? Foreign Policy (Tue Jun 27)
The "American Taliban" is about to walk free, and U.S. officials fear he'll return to the extremist fold. Foreign Policy (Tue Jun 27)
The "American Taliban" is about to go free, and U.S. officials fear he'll return to the extremist fold. Foreign Policy (Mon Jun 26)
The "American Taliban" is about to be released from prison. He hasn't renounced extremism. What's the U.S. to do? Foreign Policy (Mon Jun 26)
The "American Taliban" is about to walk free, and U.S. officials fear he'll return to the extremist fold. Foreign Policy (Mon Jun 26)
The "American Taliban" is about to walk free, and U.S. officials fear he'll return to the extremist fold. Foreign Policy (Mon Jun 26)
The "American Taliban" is about to walk free, and U.S. officials fear he'll return to the extremist fold. Foreign Policy (Mon Jun 26)
Taliban militants kill 10 police officers near dam in Afghanistan RT (Sun Jun 25)
Taliban attack targets police in Afghanistan's Herat Al Jazeera English (Sun Jun 25)
The "American Taliban" is about to walk free, and U.S. officials fear he'll return to the extremist fold. Foreign Policy (Sat Jun 24)
The "American Taliban" is about to go free, and U.S. officials fear he'll return to the extremist fold. Foreign Policy (Sat Jun 24)
The "American Taliban" is about to be released from prison. He hasn't renounced extremism. What's the U.S. to do? Foreign Policy (Sat Jun 24)
‘Occupation main obstacle to peace’ – Taliban leader on NATO troops in Afghanistan RT (Fri Jun 23)
In leaked prison correspondence, the ‘American Taliban’ won't renounce terrorism, says he wants to move to Ireland. Foreign Policy (Fri Jun 23)
EXCLUSIVE: The "American Taliban" is about to walk free, and U.S. officials fear he'll return to the extremist fold. Foreign Policy (Fri Jun 23)
The "American Taliban" is about to be released from prison. He hasn't renounced extremism. What's the U.S. to do? Foreign Policy (Fri Jun 23)
War in Afghanistan will only end when NATO leaves, Taliban leader says CTV News (Fri Jun 23)
Taliban release video purportedly showing American, Australian captives Fox News (Thu Jun 22)
The Taliban has released new video purporting to show US and Australian hostages kidnapped in Afghanistan last year… CNN (Thu Jun 22)
The Taliban has released new video purporting to show US and Australian hostages kidnapped in Afghanistan last year… CNN International (Thu Jun 22)
Taliban releases video purporting to show a US and an Australian citizen who were kidnapped in Afghanistan last yea… CNN Breaking News (Thu Jun 22)
Taliban releases hostage video of U.S. and Australian professors pleading with Trump and Turnbull… Newsweek (Thu Jun 22)
The Taliban released a new video showing an American and an Australian captive they abducted last August… CBS News (Wed Jun 21)
Taliban releases new video of Australian and US hostage pair captured last year The Guardian (Wed Jun 21)
Taliban releases hostage video of U.S. and Australian professors pleading with Trump and Turnbull… Newsweek (Wed Jun 21)
The Afghan government is supporting a breakaway faction of the Taliban as Syrian troops push to the Iraqi border. Foreign Policy (Wed Jun 21)
At least eight people killed after Taliban gunmen opened fire on Afghan security guards in Parwan province… Al Jazeera News (Tue Jun 20)
Taliban claims multiple suicide bombs in eastern Afghanistan euronews (Mon Jun 19)
Taliban storms Afghanistan police compound after striking it with two suicide car bombs, killing at least 5 police… CBS News (Sun Jun 18)
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Taliban storm Afghan police compound, kill 5 Fox News (Sun Jun 18)
BREAKING: At least 5 police officers killed after the Taliban stormed a special forces building in Afghanistan… Al Jazeera English (Sun Jun 18)
UPDATE: At least five Afghan police officers killed, dozens of civilians wounded in Taliban attack in Gardez city… Al Jazeera News (Sun Jun 18)
Taliban storm police HQ in Afghanistan, at least 5 killed, dozens wounded RT (Sun Jun 18)