US House condemns Obama for releasing 'Taliban 5'

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US House condemns Obama for releasing 'Taliban 5'

US lawmakers slammed President Barack Obama Tuesday (Sep 9) for failing to notify Congress before releasing five Taliban operatives from Guantanamo in exchange for an American POW.

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After Syria and Iraq, Islamic State makes inroads in South Asia

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After Syria and Iraq, Islamic State makes inroads in South Asia

Islamic State pamphlets and flags have appeared in parts of Pakistan and India, alongside signs that the ultra-radical group is inspiring militants even in the strongholds of the Taliban and al Qaeda.

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Taliban fighters detonate truck bombs in Afghanistan, killing 18, wounding 150

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Taliban insurgents detonated two powerful truck bombs outside the office of Afghanistan's spy agency and a police compound in the central town of Ghazni on Thursday, killing 18 people and wounding around 150, the provincial governor said.

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New Taliban group vows attacks in Pakistan

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New Taliban group vows attacks in Pakistan

A new bloc of the Pakistani Taliban has vowed to carry on the movement's campaign of bombings and shootings, in the militants' first video message since a major army assault on their strongholds.

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Islamic State now resembles the Taliban with oil fields

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Islamic State now resembles the Taliban with oil fields

With its reign of terror over a large population and ability to self-finance on a staggering scale, the extremist group that beheaded American journalist James Foley resembles the Taliban with oil wells.

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U.S. watchdog finds Pentagon broke law in Bergdahl transfer

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U.S. watchdog finds Pentagon broke law in Bergdahl transfer

The Defense Department violated U.S. law by failing to alert Congress before releasing five Taliban members held at Guantanamo Bay military prison in exchange for a captured U.S. soldier, a government watchdog agency said on Thursday.

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Pakistan attacks kill 48 militants, six civilians die in bombing

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Pakistan attacks kill 48 militants, six civilians die in bombing

KHAR, August 19 - Air strikes targeting suspected Tailban hideouts in a restive tribal district of northwest Pakistan killed 48 militants on Tuesday, the military said, as six civilians died in a roadside bomb attack.

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Two Afghan children beheaded in separate incidents

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An adolescent boy and a young girl have been beheaded in two separate incidents in Afghanistan, local officials and police said on Friday, in the latest brazen attacks that have raised fresh questions about a splintering Taliban.

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U.S. general dead, German general wounded in Afghan attack

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U.S. general dead, German general wounded in Afghan attack

KABUL, Aug 5 - A U.S. general was killed and more than a dozen people were wounded on Tuesday, including a German general, in the latest insider attack by a man believed to be an Afghan soldier, U.S., German and Afghan officials said.

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Afghan market car bomb kills 42 in Paktika province

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Afghan market car bomb kills 42 in Paktika province

At least 42 people have been killed and dozens injured in a suicide attack at a busy market in eastern Afghanistan's Paktika province, local officials say.

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Afghan crisis: Nato troops among 16 dead in Bagram bombing

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Afghan crisis: Nato troops among 16 dead in Bagram bombing

A suicide bomber has killed 16 people - including four Nato soldiers - in an attack on the outskirts of Bagram air base in north-eastern Afghanistan.

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Ghani's Afghan election win engulfed in fraud dispute

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Former World Bank economist Ashraf Ghani has won Afghanistan's presidential election, according to preliminary results, but his poll rival Abdullah Abdullah rejected the outcome as "a coup against the will of the people".

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Firing on passenger jet kills 1, wounds 2 in NW Pakistan

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Firing on passenger jet kills 1, wounds 2 in NW Pakistan

Unidentified gunmen opened fire on a passenger plane as it landed at the main airport in Peshawar in Pakistan's troubled northwest, killing one passenger and wounding two crew members, police and airline officials said Wednesday.

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Pakistan army Waziristan offensive: 350,000 displaced

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Pakistan army Waziristan offensive: 350,000 displaced

Some 350,000 people have been displaced since the start of an army offensive against militants in Pakistan's North Waziristan a week ago, officials say.

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First US drone strikes this year kill 16 militants in Pakistan

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First US drone strikes this year kill 16 militants in Pakistan

The first two US drone strikes in Pakistan this year killed at least 16 militants Wednesday, as Washington resumed the controversial programme after a brazen Taliban attack on Karachi airport earlier this week.

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