1. knight

    Russia arming Taliban. ..

    To those who see the source and call it fake news, bite me. To the rest, interesting story to watch... https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.cnn.com/cnn/2017/07/25/asia/taliban-weapons-afghanistan/index.html
  2. The Man

    160 dead in Taliban attack on Afghan army base

    More: At least 160 dead after Taliban attack on major Afghan army base, official says
  3. Blueneck

    Russia supporting Taliban

    Interesting. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-03-31/russia-backs-afghan-taliban-demand-to-withdraw-foreign-troops Strange bedfellows, to say the least. Not that I don't want to see our troops come home, but why on earth would the Russians side with the Taliban? :think:
  4. HCProf

    Taliban Hostages....

    This has been on CNN all day. The Couple has been held hostage since 2012 and is pleading to Obama... Pennsylvania Woman, Children Seen in Taliban Hostage Video | News | Philadelphia Magazine
  5. The Man

    Afghan troops surrender to Taliban

    Taliban gain ground in Afghanistan as soldiers surrender their posts: NYT Not good, though not unexpected either.
  6. G

    Taliban leader Mullah Mansour likely killed in airstrike, U.S. official says

    Washington (CNN) — Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour was likely killed in an airstrike in Pakistan on Saturday, a U.S. official told CNN. The official said the strike occurred around 6 a.m. ET Saturday morning in a remote area of the Pakistan-Afghanistan border, southwest of the...
  7. BAZINGA DrumpF

    Google knocks out Taliban app 'Alemarah' from Play Store

    Google removes Afghan Taliban smartphone app April 4, 2016 A Taliban-developed application set to spread the militant group’s message across the world has been taken off Google’s virtual market for the Android platform. It comes a few days after the app called Alemarah was launched in Play...
  8. PACE

    Women of Afganistan attack the Taliban, Afgan government and Pakistan

    over the beheading of a nine year old girl. Now........., You see a change, the moral compass has shifted, no longer are women "compliant" in the harsher attributes of "junk religion". They rise up. Will they make the change necessary? The men, have failed so far. I would put my...
  9. meridian5455

    Taliban calls for aid in areas ravaged by quake

    The Taliban urged aid agencies on Tuesday to push ahead in delivering emergency relief supplies after a major earthquake hit remote mountainous regions of northern Afghanistan and Pakistan, killing at least 300 people.Relief groups' efforts to assess the damage were hindered by an unstable...
  10. 1

    have you noticed how similar the Republican party is to the Taliban?

    Republicans - Opposed to Gay Marriage Like to inject religion into politics Are in love with guns Will use their religion to justify infringing on the rights of others and war. Not fond of minorities, borderline xenophobic and racist. Hate other cultures and think all immigrants...
  11. Loki

    The Christian Taliban

    We hear a lot about Islamic terrorists, in our news everyday, everyday. We seldom hear about the Christian Taliban because is just isn't in the news. However, this doesn't mean it doesn't exist ( right ? Christians ? ) Let's look at one that somehow missed the limelight. AMERICA SNORES WHEN...
  12. GordonGecko

    American Religious Right....or the Taliban?

    1). This group wants to dominate women and tell them how to act. Taliban? Or Religious Right? 2). This group wants there to be a national religion, barring other religions from the country. Taliban? Or Religious Right? 3). This group wants prayer to be a prominent part of education...
  13. meridian5455

    WTF? Taliban Are Not Terrorists, or So Says the White House

    They act like terrorists, they regularly kill civilians like terrorists, but the White House does not consider the Afghan Taliban to be a terrorist group. “They do carry out tactics that are akin to terrorism. They do pursue terror attacks in an effort to try to advance their agenda,” White...
  14. jackalope

    126 Dead, Most Of Them Children, After Taliban Gunmen Storm Pakistani School

    :( @Mineva, what's your comment on this awful situation?
  15. mrmike

    Taliban forgoes Turkey for a Bird Bomb?

    Talk about Angry Birds? I'm surprised someone didn't try to eat it... Bird Bomb? Afghan Police Kill Bird Bearing Antenna, Explosives KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghan police said they are investigating how a wild bird came to bear an antenna, electronic devices and explosives. Police came...
  16. Use Caution

    Afghanistan: Taliban Behead 15 After Seizing Ajrestan District. Gee. US do not care!

    Afghanistan: Taliban Behead 15 People After Seizing Ajrestan District. Hundreds of Taliban fighters have stormed and seized a key district in the Afghani Ghazni province, beheading 15 people suspected of collaborating with authorities, including women. Islamist insurgents attacked the...
  17. K

    We are fighting terros by droning Al Qaeda and the Taliban - why not ISIS?

    We are sending drones into Pakistan and Afganistan all along looking to take them out - why is Obama so hesitant to use them on ISIS - the worst of all?
  18. Sassy

    Do you care what happened to Afghanistan? (falling under Taliban rule)

    This is a serious question. I wonder if I am freaking out over ISIS more than some others because I see more people (millions) who will end up under them (worse than Taliban) because what happened in Afghanistan and maybe others just don't?
  19. Spookycolt

    Dem rep compares Taliban to soldiers in American Revolution

    Although technically correct, who the hell says stupid shit like this to make a point? Does he hate Americans or something? Even fellow democrats are going WTF? How did this guy get through politics being this ignorant? Dem rep compares Taliban to soldiers in American Revolution |...
  20. Babba

    Most of 5 freed Taliban prisoners have less than hard-core pasts

    More information that shows how too many people have jumped to conclusions in relation to this incident and don't really know what they're talking about. ​Most of 5 freed Taliban prisoners have less than hard-core pasts*-*Los Angeles Times