Taliban and ISIS: Passing the Baton of Women’s Oppression

Taliban and ISIS: Passing the Baton of Women’s Oppression

Taliban militants, although they have called for the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) to tone down their extreme views and agenda, are looking to create a  council that could potentially be a mere passing of the baton of women’s oppression in Iraq . Although they have been disbanded and removed from power […]

Released Pakistani Prisoner Named Taliban Military Commander

Released Pakistani Prisoner Named Taliban Military Commander

A Taliban leader who had been jailed in Pakistan and released at the request of Afghan officials in a bid for peace negotiations has been named the Taliban’s new military commander. While little is known about Ibrahim Sadar, the man who succeeds Mullah Abdul Qaum Zakir as Taliban’s top military commander, officials say he has […]

Taliban Attacks Afghan Independence

Taliban Attacks Afghan Independence

The Taliban has unleashed a string of attacks across Afghanistan this week, with the total number of dead now sitting at 21. Annual records show that attacks by militant insurgents in the troubled nation increase as the weather improves and areas bogged down in snow during the winter months open up, but this year the […]

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