Tagged: Taliban

The Taliban closing on Afghan cities

The Taliban have been infringing on key cities around Afghanistan for quite a long time, taking steps to drive the country to its limit and drive the Biden administration into a no-win situation similar...

Afghanistan forces kill 50 Taliban terrorists

More than 50 Taliban terrorists were killed and a few others endured severe injuries in operations conducted the Afghanistan forces, the country’s Defence Ministry said on Thursday. The operations were directed in the areas...

India’s Afghan Challenge

Background Relations between India and Afghanistan dates back to the Indus Valley civilization. Following Alexander’s brief occupation, the successor state of the Seleucid Empire controlled the region today known as Afghanistan. In 305 BCE, much of...

The Afghan Conundrum

In light of the stark warning by NATO Secretary-General Mr Jens Stoltenberg, warns of the high price if troops leave Afghanistan. “We now face a difficult decision. We have been in Afghanistan for close...