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  1. What a Taliban in disarray could mean for Afghanistan and PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    THE CHALLENGE to the Taliban created by the death of leader Mohammad Omar was manifest in last week's startling revelation that the movement had covered up his death for two years. When his death did become public, there was no consensus in the Taliban about who should succeed the reclusive cleric, or what strategy it should now pursue.

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  2. 'Pakistan to eradicate polio virus by 2016' : August 03, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD State Minister for National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination Saira Afzal Tarar has said that sincere efforts are being made to eradicate polio virus from Pakistan by year 2016. As a result of steps being taken by the government, situation is getting better day by day as only 26 cases of polio have been reported so far in this year, she said while talking to a private news channel.

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  3. Omar's family refuses to back successorRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    The family of late Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar has not backed his announced successor, it said on Sunday, and wants the new chief to be chosen by leading Islamic scholars and veterans of the movement. An audio statement, which four Taliban sources said was by Omar's younger brother Abdul Manan, said the family had not given its baiyat, or pledge of allegiance, to Akhtar Mohammad Mansour and did not want to make a choice amid differences.

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  4. The Khalistanis are gearing upRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    On May 3, less than a month after PM Modi touched down in three cities in Canada the first bilateral visit by an Indian PM after 42 years a gathering of more than 1,50,000 Canadian Sikhs unanimously passed the Punjab Referendum Resolution in Toronto. They called for global support to Referendum 2020: demand for a separate country of Khalistan.

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  5. PUC launches drive against extremism, terrorism : August 03, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    LAHORE: The Pakistan Ulema Council announced to launch a campaign named "Nida-e-Pakistan" during ongoing month of August 2015 against social attitudes of intolerance, extremism, terrorism and to promote women rights, Child education and Ideology of Pakistan. It was announced unanimously during the meeting of Pakistan Ulema Council's 'Central Body' that held here on Sunday in the chair of Central Chairman of Pakistan Ulema Council Hafiz Muhammad Tahir Mehmood Ashrafi.

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  6. Al Qaeda chief of South Punjab, Balochistan, killed in Chaghai : August 03, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    QUETTA/NASEERABAD: Balochistan Home Minister Mir Sarfaraz Bugti on Sunday said law enforcers killed an al Qaeda terrorist and arrested his wife in Chaghai. Addressing a news conference, Bugti said Balochistan and Southern Punjab Al Qaeda chief Omar Abdul Latif alias Luqman has been killed in the operation.

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  7. New Afghan Taliban leader promises to continue insurgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NewsOK.com

    Political uncertainty inside the Taliban has cast doubt on the prospects for an end to the war in Afghanistan. On Saturday the Taliban's controversial new leader vowed to continue fighting while urging unity among his followers in a message aimed at preventing a split in the group between those who want peace and those who still believe they can win.

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  8. After Mullah Omar's Death, the Taliban Could Fracture FurtherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Wall Street Journal

    A member of the Taliban at the site of the execution of three men in Ghazni Province, Afghanistan, in April. After initially denying reports of the death of its founder, Mullah Mohammad Omar , the Taliban has shifted gears to give the appearance of a smooth leadership transition.

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  9. Cracks emerge in Taliban leadership in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Los Angeles Times

    Signs of a divide in the Taliban emerged Sunday when the apparent brother of former leader Mullah Mohammad Omar said he and others have yet to swear allegiance to the new head of the group. Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor was named as the new leader following reports last week that Omar had died in 2013.

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  10. Jalaluddin Haqqani supports new Taliban emir, calls for unityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Long War Journal

    The Afghan Taliban continues to react to the controversy over the timing of the death of its founder and emir, Mullah Omar, and the appointment of Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour to succeed him . Two days ago, the Taliban issued a letter it claimed was written by Mullah Zakir that said he supports Mansour .

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  11. Mullah Omar's family does not endorse new Taliban leader, statement saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | DNA India

    An audio statement said the family had not given its baiyat, or pledge of allegiance, to Akhtar Mohammad Mansour and did not want to make a choice amid differences. The family of late Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar has not backed his announced successor, it said on Sunday, and wants the new chief to be chosen by leading Islamic scholars and veterans of the movement.

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  12. Senior Al Qaida - commander' killed near Pak-Afghan border : August 02, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Times

    QUETTA The Balochistan government announced on Sunday that the security forces have killed Omar Abdul Latif chief of al Qaeda in Balochistan and South Punjab in Chaghi district near the Pak-Afghan border. Addressing a press conference, Home Affairs Minister Sarfaraz Bugti said that Omar Abdul Latif alias Luqman was striving to establish al Qaeda Sub-Continent Centre in the district.

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  13. New Taliban leader purportedly rejects peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WPTV Local News

    The reported new leader of the Taliban denies that the Sunni Islamist group is attempting to work toward a peace process with the Afghan government. "When we hear about different processes including the peace process, they are all the propaganda campaigns by the enemy," an audio message from the apparent new leader says.

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  14. Pak claims killing of major al-Qaida commanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Times of India

    Pakistani security forces have killed a senior al-Qaida commander and detained his wife in an overnight raid on his hideout in the southwestern province of Baluchistan. QUETTA: Pakistani security forces have killed a senior al-Qaida commander and detained his wife in an overnight raid on his hideout in the southwestern province of Baluchistan, a provincial minister said Sunday.

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  15. Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor: Taliban's new leader vows to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Independent

    Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansoor was recently elected as leader of the group, following the death of long serving leader Mullah Mohammad Omar Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The Taliban's new leader has vowed to continue fighting and urged for unity within the group, in his first statement since becoming the head of the organisation.

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  16. Divided Taliban clings to war in wake of leader's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | HeraldNet

    Less than a week ago, Afghanistan seemed to be edging toward peace. Taliban insurgent leaders were preparing to attend a second round of negotiations with Afghan officials, prodded by Pakistani authorities amid a thaw in their long-chilly relations with Kabul, and reinforced by a supportive recent statement from the supreme Taliban leader, Mohammed Omar.

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  17. New Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Muhammad Mansour oversaw IC-814 ops at KandaharRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Indian Express

    Mansour's appointment as Taliban chief is expected to give momentum to a Pakistan-brokered deal between the Islamist insurgent group and the Afghan government. Mullah Akhtar Muhammad Mansour, the newly-appointed chief of the Afghan Taliban, may have played a key role in the 1999 hijacking of Indian Airlines flight IC-814, officials involved with the case have told The Sunday Express.

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  18. A divided Taliban clings to war in wake of leader's deathRead the original story

    Saturday | Stars and Stripes

    Less than a week ago, Afghanistan seemed to be edging toward peace. Taliban insurgent leaders were preparing to attend a second round of negotiations with Afghan officials, prodded by Pakistani authorities amid a thaw in their long-chilly relations with Kabul, and reinforced by a supportive recent statement from the supreme Taliban leader, Mohammed Omar.

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  19. New Taliban leader could take peace talks to next crucial stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Sunday Herald

    In the hall of mirrors that represents policy in Afghanistan it was difficult to make sense of the reflections accompanying the announcement that Mullah Mansour is now the head of the Taliban. Although he is known as a moderate who is allegedly keen on pursuing a peace process with the Afghan government, albeit with the support of neighbouring Pakistan, his deputies are two hardliners drawn from the ultra-violent Haqqani network - Maulavi Haibatullah Akhunzada, the Taliban's former legal minister and Mullah Sirajuddin Haqqani, the leader of the Haqqani network and the son of its founder, Jalaluddin Haqqani.

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  20. New Afghan Taleban leader calls for unityRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 1 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. THE new leader of the Afghan Taleban has vowed to continue his group's 13-year insurgency, urging his fighters to remain unified after the death of their longtime leader.

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