Taliban Militants

  • Afghan Taliban attack US Consulate, kill 2 Afghans 13-09-2013 04:36 PM

    Kabul: Taliban militants unleashed car bombs at the U.S. Consulate in western Afghanistan on Friday morning, triggering a firefight with security forces in an attack that killed at least two Afghans. The U.S. said all its personnel from the mission were safe and that American forces later secured the site....
  • 12 pro-Taliban militants killed in Pakistan 06-12-2011 10:07 PM

    Islamabad: Twelve pro-Taliban militants were killed and five security personnel injured in two separate incidents in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday, officials said. Security forces killed 12 militants associated with a banned group during a clash in Kurram region near the Afghan border, officials said. Several militants and two security personnel...
  • Taliban members get $ 150/month to stop fighting 27-11-2011 09:57 PM

    London: Taliban militants, who have shunned violence, are being provided monthly cash incentive of 100 pounds, besides being given amnesty for all crimes such as murdering children, beheadings and hanging women. "Members of the Taliban who give up their fight are being paid 100 pounds a month and will be...
  • One killed, seven injured in Pak suicide attack 24-07-2011 12:24 PM

    Islamabad: At least one soldier was killed and seven others were injured on Sunday when a suicide bomber blew himself up near a security check post in Pakistan's restive tribal belt, where 11 militants were also gunned down by troops. The bomber targeted the Chak Malai check post manned by...