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ISIS captures Tora Bora from Taliban, once Osama Bin Laden's stronghold in Afghanistan

ISIS captures Tora Bora from Taliban, once Osama Bin Laden's stronghold in Afghanistan

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) said its fighters had captured Osama bin Laden's infamous Tora Bora mountain hideout in eastern Afghanistan, but the Taliban on Thursday dismissed the claim, saying they were still in control of the cave complex that once housed the former al Qaeda leader.

Jun 15, 2017, 21:49 PM IST
Pakistan's ISI plotting to launch terror attacks against India from Myanmar-Thailand border: Report

Pakistan's ISI plotting to launch terror attacks against India from Myanmar-Thailand border: Report

ISI is planning to open new front in eastern India to launch attacks in India.

Dec 27, 2016, 21:05 PM IST
Afghan forces encircled by Taliban in provincial capital

Afghan forces encircled by Taliban in provincial capital

The Taliban attack, in one of the country's top opium-producing areas, has exposed how thinly stretched Afghan security forces have become as they try to contain Islamist insurgents in other areas of the country.

Sep 09, 2016, 18:04 PM IST