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29 May 2019
Islamic State group fighters beheaded three of Niaz Bibi's sons and shot three grandsons dead in a remote part of Afghanistan's Nangarhar province which is home to both the Taliban and a growing IS affiliate. Now Bibi, 70, is left taking care of the surviving grandchildren -- about 40 orphans in total.
13 Apr 2019
Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan have announced the start of their spring fighting season despite ongoing peace pushes. The declaration is largely symbolic, as their deadly attacks have continued through the winter.
7 Apr 2019
Afghan women soldiers fear the Taliban's return to politics
27 Mar 2019
Tracking Mullah Omar: How the US failed to catch the former Taliban leader.
13 Mar 2019
The US and Taliban have made progress on the issue of foreign troop withdrawal and counterterrorism. The US negotiator said once those issues are finalized, intra-Afghan talks and a ceasefire will be on the table.
24 Feb 2019
Nadia Ghulam: Being a man was 'the only way to survive' under the Taliban.
7 Feb 2019
Over 90 prominent opponents of Afghan President Ghani are meeting Taliban representatives in Moscow to discuss peace. The move has further sidelined the president and could pave the way for US exit from Afghanistan.
27 Jan 2019
The US and the Taliban have made substantial headway in peace talks, representatives from both sides have said. President Donald Trump has been eager to end the 17-year US conflict in Afghanistan, America's longest war.
3 Sep 2018
Earlier this month, Taliban fighters launched an attack on the Afghan city of Ghazni. After a five-day siege, government forces regained control. DW spoke to one family that fled to the capital Kabul to avoid the fighting.
30 Mar 2018
The Nobel laureate and education activist returned to her native Pakistan, six years after she was shot by Taliban gunmen over her advocacy for schooling for girls.
1 Dec 2017
Taliban militants disguised in women's burqas have stormed an agricultural training institute in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar. At least nine people have reportedly been killed and more than 30 wounded.
18 Oct 2017
Taliban militants strike government targets in many provinces of Afghanistan, killing at least 69 people, including a senior police commander, and wounding many.

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