Wednesday 17 August 2022
August 17, 2022
As Fighters Return, Pakistanis Fear A Repeat Of Taliban Carnage
For many Pakistanis, the return of hundreds of armed Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan (TTP) militants is a terrible sign. They are worried about once again having to live under the oppressive rule of the TTP, whose violence killed tens of thousands and displaced millions.
August 15, 2022
One Year After Seizing Power, Is The Taliban Here To Stay?
The Taliban toppled the Western-backed Afghan government and seized power one year ago. Since then, the militant group has solidified its grip on power and crushed domestic opposition to its harsh rule. Experts say the biggest threat to the Taliban comes from within as internal divisions intensify.
August 09, 2022
Killing Of Senior TTP Commanders In Afghanistan Strikes Blow To Militants, Possible Peace With Pakistan
The killing of four senior commanders of the Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in Afghanistan has dealt a significant blow to the militant group and exposed a possible internal rift.
August 07, 2022
Three Senior Pakistani Taliban Commanders Killed In Blast In Afghanistan
Three senior commanders of the Tehrik-e Taliban (TTP) -- also known as the Pakistani Taliban -- have been killed in a blast in southeastern Afghanistan, dealing a heavy blow to the militant group, sources told RFE/RL's Radio Mashaal on August 7.
August 06, 2022
New Blast Shakes Kabul, Killing At Least Two And Injuring 22
An explosion has ripped through a mostly Shi’ite area of Kabul, killing at least two people and injuring 22 others in the second blast in two days in the Afghan capital that has been claimed by Sunni-led Islamic State (IS) militants.
'Everyone Is Anxious': Pakistan's Mass Arrests Of Afghan Refugees Fuel Fear Of New Crackdown2
Border Clash Between Taliban, Pakistani Military Leaves One Dead3
Afghans Increasingly Marrying Off Young Daughters To Avoid Forced Unions With Taliban4
At Least Nine Reportedly Killed In Taliban Attack On Village In Ethnic Hazara Province5
Taliban Takes Lamb Testicles Off The Menu As Bigger Issues Loom6
'Beaten And Humiliated': Taliban Cracks Down On Afghan Universities In Bid To Curb Women's Protests7
Khan Cancels March To Islamabad, Ends Demand For Early Elections, But Vows To Fight On8
Banned From Public Parks And Bathhouses, Afghan Women Say Life Under Taliban Is Like A 'Prison'9
Four Killed, 26 Wounded In Quetta Suicide Attack Claimed By Pakistani Taliban10
Afghans Question Taliban's Authority To Impose Strict Shari'a Punishments