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Stories with person: Mullah Mohammad Omar
  • Afghan Taliban announce spring offensive story has photos
    Updated: Apr-12-16 7:10 am

    KABUL, Afghanistan - The Taliban announced the start of their warm-weather fighting season on Tuesday, vowing "large-scale attacks" in the 15th year of their war against the U.S.-backed Afghan government.

  • Afghan Taliban appoint Mullah Omar relatives to senior jobs 
    Updated: Apr-05-16 11:21 am

    KANDAHAR, Afghanistan - A senior figure in the Afghan Taliban said on Tuesday that a brother and son of their late founder, the one-eyed Mullah Mohammad Omar, have been appointed to leadership positions in the insurgency.