Pakistan frees nine Taliban leaders

The Pakistani government has released nine leading members of the Taliban at the request of the Afghanistan government and the Afghan High Peace Council.

Two Taliban leaders killed in east Afghanistan: NATO

NATO`s air strikes kill two local Taliban leaders in eastern Afghanistan.

Afghanistan to offer Taliban leaders exile for peace: Report

Afghanistan is proposing to offer top Taliban leaders exile if they agree to stop fighting against govt under a peace deal being drawn up.

LHC asks ministry to submit report on Taliban leaders` arrest

A Pakistani court on Friday asked the
Defence Ministry to submit a report on the arrest of 10
high-profile Afghan-Taliban leaders, including the outfit`s
number two Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, by April 12.

`Top Taliban leaders among 30 militants killed`

Several top Taliban leaders were believed to be among 30 militants killed when Pak gunship choppers bombed militants hideouts in Mohmand tribal region.

Pak court urged to bar handing over of Taliban leaders to US

An ISI official-turned rights activist on Friday filed an application in a Pakistani court to bar authorities from handing over 10 top Taliban leaders, including Mullah Baradar, to the US or Afghanistan.

US encouraged by recent arrests in Pakistan

The Obama administration on Thursday praised Pakistan for the high-profile arrests it has made in the recent past, in particular those of the top Taliban leaders.

Pakistan posts $5 mn rewards for Taliban leaders

Pakistan on Monday offered rewards worth USD 5 million for information leading to the capture, dead or alive, of the country`s Taliban warlord Hakimullah Mehsud and 18 lieutenants.