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Yes, there was bin Laden to deal with and the Taliban and Afghanistan, too, but that was small change, almost instantly taken care of with some air power, CIA dollars delivered to Afghan warlords, and a modest number of American troops. Within months ...
Despite the Bush administration's claims at the time that the international drug trade helped finance terrorism, a blind eye was turned to the activities of the Afghan warlords and the Pashtun mafia. The U.S. and our NATO partners ignored the re ...
Yes, there was bin Laden to deal with and the Taliban and Afghanistan, too, but that was small change, almost instantly taken care of with some air power, CIA dollars delivered to Afghan warlords, and a modest number of American troops. Within months ...
We must overthrow the Afghan warlords who are profiteering off the war. Every time we tried to remove one of them from power, [Secretary John] Kerry would say "no" because it would potentially make it unstable and require more troops be brought in.
This popular tale is related to the brave, loyal but simple Maharaja of Jodhpur Maharaja Jaswant Singh, his nine faithful ranis and the deceitful Mughal emperor Aurangzeb.
We must overthrow the Afghan warlords who are profiteering off the war. Every time we tried to remove one of them from power, [Secretary John] Kerry would say "no" because it would potentially make it unstable and require more troops be brought in.
None of the Afghan warlords from the 1990s has been held accountable. The failed disarmament of abusive militias, have crippled reforms needed to build effective government institutions crucial for a lasting peace.
information technology, SpeCIAl Forces, CIA dollars (to Afghan warlords) and smart bombs triggered victory with few conventional foot soldiers needed.
Ebrat retains a large following from his days as an actor in Afghanistan and Pakistan, but he may be better known to Western audiences by his stage name Haroon Nawabi, which he used when he played an Afghan warlord in the 2013 film The secret Life of ...
information technology, SpeCIAl Forces, CIA dollars (to Afghan warlords), and smart bombs triggered victory with few conventional foot soldiers needed.
information technology, SpeCIAl Forces, CIA dollars (to Afghan warlords), and smart bombs triggered victory with few conventional foot soldiers needed.
... a well-known interview on Pakistan's Dunya TV in October 2015 and argued that Pakistan had "brought Mujahideen from around the world" and "trained the Taliban" at a time when Afghan warlord Jalaluddin Haqqani and Osama bin Laden were heroes for ...
Just last week the UN removed a notorious Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, once known as the Butcher of Kabul, from its ISIL/al-Qaida sanctions blacklist.
Peshawar, Pakistan - In a scathing indictment of Pakistan's treatment of Afghan refugees, a human rights group charged Monday that the country is forcing hundreds of thousands of Afghan refugees back to their homeland, which is still beset by war and ...
The return of Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, perhaps, the most notorious Afghan warlord, may significantly influence power dynamics in war-torn Afghanistan, initiating a new alignment of political forces and provoking old rivalries.
Kabul -- A suicide bomber struck an entrance to Afghanistan's Supreme Court on Tuesday, killing at least 19 people in the latest in a series of attacks on the country's judiciary.
The UN political chief is urging the world's nations to share information about airline passengers as part of a stepped up response to the growth of "transnational terrorism" sparked by the Islamic State group's expanding areas of attack.
THE return of Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, perhaps, the most notorious Afghan warlord, may significantly influence power dynamics in war-torn Afghanistan, initiating a new alignment of political forces and provoking old rivalries.
The UN Security Council lifted sanctions on Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar after Russia stopped blocking the move, paving the way for a US-backed peace deal with a group under Hekmatyar's command, Habib Khan Totakhil reports at the Wall Street ...
Sanaa, Yemen -- The leader of al Qaeda's affiliate in Yemen has released an audio recording in which he describes President Donald Trump as the "White House's new fool" and says a recent U.S.
Kabul, Afghanistan (AP) - The United Nations has removed the name of a former Afghan warlord from its Islamic State group and al-Qaida sanctions list.
Gulbuddin Hekmatyar: UN lifts sanctions on notorious Afghan warlord paving way for return. Updated 5 February 2017, 6:50 AEDT.
The UN Security Council has lifted sanctions on the notorious Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, previously branded "a global terrorist" and accused of war crimes.
The UN Security Council has lifted sanctions on the notorious Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, previously branded "a global terrorist" and accused of war crimes.
The UN Security Council has lifted sanctions on the notorious Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, previously branded "a global terrorist" and accused of war crimes.
The UN Security Council has lifted sanctions on the notorious Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, previously branded "a global terrorist" and accused of war crimes.
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It is not difficult to determine who serves whose interests among the influential Afghan warlords and politicians. Internal division and external influence have made Ghani's administration toothless in ensuring effective governance.
2002: Fighters loyal to Afghan warlord Bacha Khan retreat from the city of Gardez, the capital of Paktia Province, after several days of heavy fighting between his forces and the local council, which rejects his leadership.
US president Donald Trump says he will appeal against a federal judgement which overturns his temporary travel ban against passengers from seven mainly-Muslim countries.
Kabul: The only insurgent leader to sign a peace pact with Afghanistan's government will return to the country within weeks, his chief negotiator says, in a move that could shake up Afghan politics and complicate the much wider war against the Taliban.
Usman SHARIFI - "I cannot do it without Viagra," the anonymous Afghan caller whispered into the phone, wary of being overheard by his family.
The controversy has once again drawn attention to how Afghan warlords and strongmen operate with impunity, hobbling Western-backed efforts to restore peace and rebuild the nation after decades of conflict.
The controversy has once again drawn attention to how Afghan warlords and strongmen operate with impunity, hobbling Western-backed efforts to restore peace and rebuild the nation after decades of conflict.
We find that the last mention of him, equally isolated, was on page 43 as an Afghan warlord. Similarly, the reader is told that Feroz Hassan Khan "is no ordinary author" but nowhere is his book or article cited.
He called them "bounty babies," men handed over by Afghan warlords or Pakistani security forces and sent to Guantanamo "on the sketchiest bit of intelligence with nothing to corroborate.
We're the survivors of the change of ROE that the Obama administration killed all of our brothers with. And the gay political appointees the Obama Administration sent over to party with the Afghan warlords and indulge in Bacha Bazi parties while they ...
Soon after, Nader Shah was assassinated and the diamond came into the possession of Ahmed Shah Abdali, an Afghan warlord and the victor of the 1761 battle of Panipat, where he crushed the Maratha Confederacy, creating a formidable Muslim Empire ...
"Daesh did not invent cultural looting. It has been happening for centuries. In more recent history, the IRA stole old master paintings.
The non-Taliban and non-ISIS (or non-'Daesh') based Afghan warlords, who are part of the loose confederation of the ruling dispensation in Kabul are struggling to adjust to the mandated civility, cohesiveness, and transparency of the democratic processes.
The UK Crown Prosecution Service has prosecuted two persons: Faryadi Zardad, an Afghan warlord, who was convicted in 2005, and Colonel Kumar Lama, who was represented by Kingsley Napley and acquitted of torture charges in September 2016.
As a result of the war, first against the invading Soviet forces and later between the many Afghan warlords themselves, a lot of young Afghans born in the late 1980s and early '90s were not registered at birth, due to lack of government infrastructure ...
The group, led by Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, agreed under the peace deal to quit violence and join mainstream politics once the delisting happens, paving the way for the warlord to return to Afghanistan from years of hiding.
New York [United States], Dec.21 (ANI): Urging Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani to protect witnesses who are at risk of being victimised by one time warlord Farvadi Sarwar Zardad, Patricia Gossman, one of the witnesses who testified against him 15 ...
Fifteen years ago, I stood in the witness box in a courtroom at the Old Bailey, London's historic Central Criminal Court, to testify in the case of Faryadi Sarwar Zardad, an archetypal Afghan warlord who in the 1990s abducted and tortured travelers on ...
The Taliban, on the basis of their past glories against a host of Afghan warlords, see themselves as the unchallenged force on the Afghan front.
The recently-concluded peace deal with the former Afghan warlord and head of the Hezb-e-Islami, Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, can serve as a general template.
Afghan police shot and killed two people including a foreigner at a security checkpoint outside Kabul airport today, where security was stepped up in anticipation of the arrival of Afghan warlord Faryadi Zardad deported from Britain following a jail ...
police stepped up security at Kabul airport on Wednesday for the arrival of Afghan warlord Faryadi Zardad, deported from Britain after serving a prison sentence for torture.
Authorities were investigating the incident but declined to comment on the nationalities of the individuals. police stepped up security at Kabul airport on Wednesday for the arrival of Afghan warlord Faryadi Zardad. (Photo: Representational Image/AFP).


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