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Afghan airstrike kills Taliban commander, 5 family members in Kapisa province

Afghan airstrike kills Taliban commander, 5 family members in Kapisa province

An Afghan official says a government airstrike has killed a Taliban commander and five of his family members in the northeastern Kapisa province.

Nov 24, 2017, 20:44 PM IST
Taliban commander killed in Afghanistan airstrike

Taliban commander killed in Afghanistan airstrike

A Taliban commander was killed and four others were injured as government aircraft targeted militant-positions in eastern Afghanistan, the police said on Sunday.

Dec 25, 2016, 19:01 PM IST

Taliban commander killed in Afghanistan's Kunduz province

A Taliban group commander was killed and three others were injured on Tuesday as security forces ambushed a group of militants in Afghanistan's Kunduz province, provincial police chief said.

Sep 08, 2015, 19:02 PM IST

Militant linked to assassinate attempt on Bhutto killed in Pakistan

A key Taliban commander responsible for masterminding a 2007 bomb attack that killed 140 people in a botched attempt to assassinate Pakistan's former premier Benazir Bhutto was killed here on Tuesday by police.

Dec 10, 2014, 01:34 AM IST

Afghan Taliban condemn killing of Haqqani

Afghan Taliban condemned killing of a senior Haqqani network leader but said his death would not have any impact on militants` campaign of violence.

Nov 12, 2013, 20:25 PM IST

Key Taliban commander, policeman killed

A clash between Taliban militants and police claimed the lives of a key Taliban commander and a policeman in southern Afghanistan Thursday, an official said.

Oct 31, 2013, 15:50 PM IST

Afghan peace team to visit Taliban commander: Officials

Afghan negotiators seeking peace with the Taliban will soon travel to Pakistan for their first meeting with key militant commander Mullah Baradar, officials said today.

Oct 30, 2013, 19:52 PM IST

London-bound Karzai to push Pakistan on Taliban commander

Afghan President Hamid Karzai will push Pakistan to reveal the location of key Taliban commander Mullah Baradar during trilateral talks to be held in Britain on Tuesday, officials in Kabul said.

Oct 27, 2013, 17:18 PM IST

Pak Taliban commander killed in infighting

A top Taliban commander has been killed in clashes with a rival group in Pakistan`s Sindh province.

Sep 28, 2013, 15:14 PM IST

Kabul welcomes imminent release of Taliban commander

The Afghan government today welcomed Pakistan`s announcement that Taliban prisoner Abdul Ghani Baradar would be freed shortly, saying the move would help peace efforts after 12 years of war.

Sep 21, 2013, 08:39 AM IST

Pakistan seeks Taliban commander from Afghanistan

Malik said Interpol would be approached for getting the custody of Maulvi Faqir, who was was behind a series of terror attacks in Pakistan.

Feb 24, 2013, 13:44 PM IST

Key Taliban commander among 5 killed in Pak blast

A top Taliban commander was among five people killed in a powerful blast in a market in Pakistan`s restive South Waziristan tribal region.

Dec 21, 2012, 17:59 PM IST

Ex-Taliban commander `shot dead by colleague`

A former Taliban commander and two of
his fighters were shot dead by his own bodyguard in northern
Afghanistan, local officials said.

Apr 05, 2012, 10:38 AM IST

Top Pakistani Taliban commander shot dead

Maulvi Muhammad Iftikhar, a top Pakistani Taliban commander, has been shot dead while he was travelling in a car in northwest Pakistan.

Oct 15, 2011, 00:09 AM IST

Taliban commander held in Islamabad

Bakht Farzandi belongs to Pakistani Taliban`s Qari Zia ur Rehman group.

Aug 15, 2011, 10:16 AM IST

Three cops killed in Pak, Taliban commander flees

The attack took place at University of Peshawar, where police were taking suspects from jail.

Aug 12, 2011, 20:34 PM IST

Karachi violence: Taliban commander arrested

Pak police announced the arrest of a key Taliban commander in connection with the
violence in Karachi city that has been hit by gang warfare.

Jul 13, 2011, 00:32 AM IST

Taliban commander ends truce with Pakistan Army after Osama killing

A group loyal to a Taliban commander in Pakistan`s South Waziristan has launched an attack on an Army camp.

May 05, 2011, 16:10 PM IST

Pak: Taliban commander believed killed in drone strikes

Ibne Amin was linked to the Jaish-e-Mohammed and the Pakistani Taliban.

Dec 20, 2010, 15:46 PM IST

Top Taliban commander held in Karachi: Official

Pakistani authorities Wednesday claimed to have arrested a top commander of the banned
terrorist outfit Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in an early
morning raid in the country`s financial capital.

Nov 03, 2010, 22:03 PM IST