Mullah Omar

  • Taliban chief Mullah Omar talking peace with US 06-01-2012 06:20 PM

    Kabul: The elusive Afghan Taliban supreme leader Mullah Mohammad Omar, who had called on his warriors last November to continue the war against NATO-led forces in Afghanistan, has now confirmed having opened peace talks with the US authorities, Geo News reported. The one-eyed Omar, who has escaped the US manhunt...
  • Mullah Omar is beyond Pak control: Musharraf 29-09-2011 07:07 PM

    London: Taliban supreme leader Mullah Omar is beyond Pakistani control, former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has claimed, describing him as "absolutely obstinate" and semi-literate. Claiming that Pakistan should tell US that it has compulsions of "national interest" in not cracking down on the Haqqani network, Musharraf told Telegraph that Omar...
  • ISI sheltering Mullah Omar: ex-Afghan spy chief 04-08-2011 01:32 AM

    Washington: Pakistan's powerful ISI is providing safe haven to the Taliban leadership and the West need not mount a military operation to capture Mullah Omar as the elusive insurgent chief "is with them," according to Afghanistan's former spy chief. The former head of Afghanistan's National Directorate Amrullah Saleh, who quit...
  • US establishes contacts with Mullah Omar: report 14-06-2011 02:47 PM

    Islamabad: The US has established contacts with Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Muhammad Omar to negotiate an end to the conflict in Afghanistan, a media report on Tuesday said. Abdul Haqiq, a former Afghan Taliban spokesman who used the alias Mohammad Hanif, played a key role in helping Washington reach out...
  • Capture Kashmiri, Omar by July: US warns Pak 02-06-2011 08:09 AM

    New Delhi: The US getting tough on Pakistan. It has given the country a deadline till July to capture five most wanted al Qaeda and Taliban terrorists. Pakistani security forces have been asked to capture al-Zawahiri, Mullah Omar, Illyas Kashmiri, Sirajuddin Haqqani and Atia Abdur Rehman either in a unilateral...
  • 'No confirmation about Mullah Omar's death' 24-05-2011 05:45 PM

    New Delhi: Afghanistan on Tuesday said it has received reports of reclusive Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar being killed, but they have not been confirmed. "As spokesperson of our security office announced, we received that kind of reports but they are not confirmed," Afghanistan's Minister for Information and Culture Sayeed...
  • Taliban leader Mullah Omar: Who is he? 23-05-2011 03:07 PM

    Kabul: The Taliban in Afghanistan rejected on Monday unsourced media reports that its leader, Mullah Mohammad Omar, had been killed in Pakistan, saying he is alive and in Afghanistan. Following are some questions and answers about the reclusive, one-eyed Mullah Omar, his background and motives. Who is he? Most reports...
  • Mullah Omar alive and in Afghanistan: Taliban 23-05-2011 01:48 PM

    Kabul: The Taliban in Afghanistan rejected on Monday as "propaganda" unsourced media reports that its reclusive leader, Mullah Mohammad Omar, had been killed in Pakistan, saying he is alive and in Afghanistan. Security officials in Pakistan and diplomats, US military commanders and government officials in Afghanistan all cast doubt on...
  • Taliban leader Mullah Omar killed: report 23-05-2011 11:19 AM

    Kabul: Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar has reportedly been killed in Pakistan. Afghan news channel Tolo TV claimed that Mullah Omar was killed in a NATO attack as he was being moved from Quetta to North Waziristan two days ago. According to Afghan National Directorate of Security spokesperson Lutfullah...
  • Ex Egyptian policeman is Qaeda's interim CEO 18-05-2011 07:02 AM

    New York: An Egyptian who was once a Special Forces officer has been chosen "caretaker" leader of al Qaeda in the wake of Osama bin Laden's death, according to a source with detailed knowledge of the group's inner workings. Al Qaeda's interim leader is Saif al-Adel, who has long played...
  • Wary of US action, ISI hunts for Mullah Omar 10-05-2011 08:22 PM

    New Delhi: The Inter-Services Intelligence Directorate (ISI), Pakistani's intelligence agency, is soon going to launch a massive operation to hunt down Taliban leader Mullah Omar. The agency, left red-faced after a team of US Navy SEALs killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in the garrison town of Abbottabad, has...
  • Pak should decide on conducting joint ops: US 09-05-2011 02:27 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan will have to decide on the issue of conducting a joint operation with the US against Taliban and al-Qaeda leaders like Mullah Omar and Ayman al-Zawahiri if they are found in the country, American Ambassador Cameron Munter said on Monday. The future of Pakistan-US relations is closely linked...
  • Taliban close to victory, says Mullah Omar 09-09-2010 04:04 PM

    London: The victory of the Taliban over US-led forces in Afghanistan is imminent, the group's elusive chief Mullah Omar has said in a rare statement. BBC on Thursday quoted the one-eyed guerrilla leader as saying that the Taliban was winning because the Western military campaign aimed at snuffing out the...
  • Prove that Osama, Mullah Omar are in Pak: Gilani 21-07-2010 09:51 AM

    Islamabad: Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani said on Tuesday that neither Osama bin Laden nor Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Omar were present in Pakistan, a day after the US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton asserted that the al-Qaeda chief is still in the country. Gilani said the US should provide...
  • Pakistan's ISI: A common enemy of India, Afghanistan 20-07-2008 01:11 AM

    Dhaka: ICC President Alan Isaac on Saturday said Bangladesh's proposed tour of Pakistan next month was a matter between the two nations and the governing body's role was limited to deploying match officials for the series. "The matter of Bangladesh touring Pakistan is a matter for the two competing nations....
  • Osama directing attacks on Afghanistan from Pak: US 09-02-2008 10:38 AM

    St. Kitts: Caricom (Caribbean Community) heads of government will accede to former West Indies captain Chris Gayle's request to intervene in the festering dispute between him and the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), it was announced here. New Caricom chairman Denzil Douglas, the prime minister of St. Kitts and Nevis,...
  • Special: Taliban land rising again 12-02-2007 10:07 PM

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  • Mullah Omar in Pak, says Afghan agency 18-01-2007 01:18 AM

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  • 'I don't know where Osama is!' 05-01-2007 03:12 PM

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  • Mullah Omar last saw bin Laden in '01 04-01-2007 03:47 PM

    Peshawar (Pakistan): Taliban chief Mullah Mohammad Omar has added to the mystery over Osama bin Laden, saying he had not seen his ally and fellow fugitive since US-backed forces ousted the Taliban from Afghanistan in late 2001. "No, I have neither seen him, nor have I made any effort to...
  • Mush suggests terrorist for Honda ad 01-10-2006 12:30 PM

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