China is engaging the Taliban to both deter security threats from Afghanistan and challenge Western influence in the Muslim world.
The drug trade and mining make up the largest share of Taliban revenue.
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The Afghan president wants to stay in power, even if that means putting a peace deal with the Taliban in jeopardy.
Many have their eyes on Donald Trump’s Twitter feed anticipating an announcement of a deal with the Taliban.
A bomb blast in western Pakistan may have targeted the Afghan Taliban leader Haibatullah Akhundzada.
U.S. and Taliban officials are sticking to the same script, offering little information on the state of their peace negotiations.
Surprisingly, the Afghan Taliban did not take Pakistan’s side in the ongoing crisis in Kashmir.
Something curious is happening. Al-Qaeda leaders are being reported as dead or dying by U.S. officials as Washington closes in on a deal with the Afghan Taliban.
Hamza bin Laden, the son of al-Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden, is reportedly dead.