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News Topic - Taliban

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Russia says Taliban plan to attend Afghan talks in Moscow Russia said Tuesday that the Taliban have accepted an invitation for talks next month, in what promises to be one of the insurgent groups biggest diplomatic forays since the 2001 U.S.-led invasion.
Washington Post | 7 hours, 53 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Russia says Taliban have accepted invitation to talks MOSCOW (AP) Russia's foreign minister says the Taliban have accepted an invitation to attend talks on Afghanistan in Moscow.
Journal Review | 9 hours, 51 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Crawfordsville, Indiana
Mortar Fire Punctures Afghan President's Speech on Peace As Ashraf Ghani addressed the nation about another cease-fire offer to the Taliban, more than two dozen shells landed, many around his palace.
New York Times | 12 hours, 38 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Blasts heard in Kabul during Afghan president's Eid speech - video The Taliban have been blamed for a pair of rockets fired towards the presidential palace during a live broadcast byAshraf Ghanito mark the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha. Blasts were heard as the president spoke. He interrupted his message to s
The Guardian | 14 hours, 34 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Rocket attack thunders through the Kabul sky as president marks Eid holiday start The assault is likely a rejection by Taliban insurgents of the presidents offer for a three-month truce.
Washington Post | 15 hours, 41 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
UN: Ghazni still dangerous for all after Taliban pushed out Civilian casualties continue to fill up hospitals days after fighters defeated by Afghan troops.
Al Jazeera | 15 hours, 45 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Taliban rockets hit near Kabul presidency; no injuries The Taliban fired a pair of rockets Tuesday toward the presidential palace in Kabul as the Afghan president was delivering his holiday message for the Muslim celebrations of Eid al-Adha, police said, prompting a ferocious aerial response with helicopter g
Washington Post | 15 hours, 58 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Taliban Rockets Hit Kabul The Taliban fired a pair of rockets toward the presidential palace in Kabul as the Afghan president was delivering his holiday message for Eid al-Adha, police said. No injuries were reported in the attack.
Wall Street Journal | 16 hours, 20 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Taliban Fires Rockets at Kabul Diplomatic District Afghan police say several rockets hit the diplomatic district in the capital, Kabul, Tuesday as President Ashraf Ghani was delivering a message for the Muslim holiday celebrations of Eid. Police say the rockets were fired from outside the city, with some
Voice of America | 16 hours, 51 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Taliban release 160 civilians but keep at least 20 others captive, official says The Taliban released more than 160 civilian passengers a day after they were kidnapped from three buses in northern Afghanistan but kept at least 20 soldiers and policemen as captives, an official said on Tuesday.
Reuters | 16 hours, 58 minutes ago | comment? | recommend