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Taliban, al-Qaeda maintain 'close ties' despite peace deal promises
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Taliban, al-Qaeda maintain 'close ties' despite peace deal promises
Afghan religious scholars condemn Taliban's 'illegitimate' war
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Afghan religious scholars condemn Taliban's 'illegitimate' war
Taliban continue torrent of attacks as 23 civilians killed in Helmand
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Taliban continue torrent of attacks as 23 civilians killed in Helmand
Empty promises: Taliban's refusal to disavow al-Qaeda reflects non-commitment to peace
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Empty promises: Taliban's refusal to disavow al-Qaeda reflects non-commitment to peace
Though concerns remain, Afghans welcome Taliban peace talks with open arms
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Though concerns remain, Afghans welcome Taliban peace talks with open arms
Specialised military training has led to creation of independent Afghan force
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Specialised military training has led to creation of independent Afghan force
Taliban continue wave of deadly violence with strikes on Kunduz checkpoints
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Taliban continue wave of deadly violence with strikes on Kunduz checkpoints
Taliban kill nearly 300 Afghan security personnel in deadliest week in decades
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Taliban kill nearly 300 Afghan security personnel in deadliest week in decades
US fulfills troop reduction promises as concerns over Taliban–al-Qaeda ties remain
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US fulfills troop reduction promises as concerns over Taliban–al-Qaeda ties remain
US announces new sanctions against Fatemiyoun Division, Syrian president
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US announces new sanctions against Fatemiyoun Division, Syrian president