# taliban - Today’s News
Tis the season…
# taliban - Friday 1 January, 2016
Three people were wounded by the attack, which the Taliban claimed responsibility for.
# taliban - Tuesday 29 December, 2015
The man crashed a motorcycle into the main gate of a government office.
# taliban - Sunday 20 December, 2015
More than 130 students were killed in their school by Taliban gunmen.
# taliban - Thursday 10 December, 2015
At least 50 people, mainly civilians, were killed in the attack.
# taliban - Wednesday 2 December, 2015
Mustafa al-Aziz al-Shamiri has been detained at the camp without charge.
# taliban - Tuesday 3 November, 2015
The killing happened in a Taliban-controlled area of Afghanistan.
# taliban - Saturday 3 October, 2015
The charity says Washington was fully appraised of the hospital’s location in advance of the strike.
# taliban - Wednesday 29 July, 2015
Mullah Omar died in 2013 but the Taliban have recently released quotes in his name.
# taliban - Friday 5 June, 2015
Public prosecutor Sayed Naeem had said they were all sentenced to life in prison – now he claims he was misquoted.
# taliban - Sunday 10 May, 2015
It’s the cash crop for the Taliban – and it’s about to get even scarier.
# taliban - Saturday 18 April, 2015
More than 100 people were wounded.
# taliban - Saturday 11 April, 2015
The Taliban had demanded the release of some of their colleagues in government custody.
# taliban - Friday 16 January, 2015
“Friends uplift the soul.”
# taliban - Thursday 1 January, 2015
WARNING: Some people may find the images in this post distressing.
# taliban - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
There has been worldwide condemnation of the attack, that killed 141 people in total.
# taliban - Tuesday 16 December, 2014
The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation has described it as an “outrage that beggars belief”.
# taliban - Monday 1 December, 2014
A new report has detailed incidents across the world.
# taliban - Sunday 23 November, 2014
WARNING: This article contains a graphic image of those killed in the blast.
# taliban - Monday 20 October, 2014
The shocking footage is included in a BBC documentary to be broadcast tonight.
# taliban - Tuesday 16 September, 2014
NATO hasn’t yet released the nationalities of the victims.
# taliban - Saturday 23 August, 2014
Western powers were growing increasingly weary of military engagements in the Middle East – but this provocation will ensure a sustained, focused campaign to eliminate Isis.
# taliban - Friday 13 June, 2014
It comes as new letters emerge, suggesting he was in a troubled state of mind before and during his deployment with the military.
# taliban - Monday 9 June, 2014
The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for the assault on the airport, which began last night.
# taliban - Saturday 7 June, 2014
Plus: What percentage of Labour TDs are running for deputy leader of the party?
# taliban - Thursday 5 June, 2014
Bowe Bergdahl’s release has sparked a national debate in the US: was he an American prisoner of war? Or a deserter who abandoned his unit?
# taliban - Wednesday 4 June, 2014
Everyone’s talking about the mass grave in Tuam, the Leaving Cert and a spat between a Dublin Bus driver and a cyclist.
In the video, one of the Taliban militants is heard telling the soldier: “Don’t come to Afghanistan again. Next time, nobody will release you”.
# taliban - Saturday 31 May, 2014
Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl was freed in exchange for the release of five Afghan prisoners from Guantanamo Bay.
# taliban - Saturday 5 April, 2014
Afghanistan’s third presidential election brings an end to 13 years of rule by Karzai, who has held power since the Taliban were ousted in 2001.
# taliban - Thursday 3 April, 2014
Pervez Musharraf is on trial for treason and could face the death penalty but some are unconvinced the government will complete the trial.
# taliban - Thursday 6 February, 2014
A video shows “Colonel” wearing a black vest with pouches for equipment and perking his ears when the militants begin chanting.
# taliban - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know as we begin another stormy day…
# taliban - Sunday 19 January, 2014
The attack is one of the deadliest to hit Pakistani security forces in recent years.
# taliban - Monday 25 November, 2013
The penalty for married adulterers, as well as 100 lashes by whip for unmarried offenders, appears in a draft revision of the country’s penal code.
# taliban - Saturday 23 November, 2013
Good morning, it’s the weekend. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.
# taliban - Monday 18 November, 2013
A UN report has revealed some of the tactics of Taliban fighters in Afghanistan.
# taliban - Sunday 3 November, 2013
Asmatullah Shaheen Bhittani will take over a temporary head of the Taliban group.
# taliban - Saturday 2 November, 2013
Hakimullah Mehsud’s death comes as a major blow to the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) network, which was behind some of the most high-profile attacks in Pakistan in recent years
# taliban - Thursday 10 October, 2013
Listen to the 16 year old’s answer to how she felt when she learned she was on a Taliban hitlist.