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Hakeemullah Mehsud: dead, or alive?




After Years of Decline, Polio Cases in Afghanistan Triple in a Year




As US-Pakistani relations sink, nations try to figure out 'a new normal'




Afghanistan - Regional powers seen behind escalating unrest




Afghan Taliban proclaim 'victory,' explain Qatar choice




Afghan War Reflects Changes in Air War




Afghan militant leader 'ready for talks'




Hakeemullah Mehsud rumored killed in recent drone strike

Hakeemullah-Mehsud-3-thumb.jpgThe report is unconfirmed. Pakistani officials said radio chatter among Taliban fighters indicates he is dead.


Nuristan Governor Urges Operation against Insurgents




Taliban sincere about talks with US: Zaeef




Pakistan seeks Afghan talks over Taliban: official




Pakistan Taliban leader reported dead in US strike




There's more to peace than Taliban




US intelligence report on Afghanistan sees stalemate




UN adds 2 Haqqani Network leaders to terrorist list

Ahmed Jan Wazir and Fazl Rabi serve as key commanders in the Haqqani Network and have ties to the Taliban. Wazir was appointed by Taliban and al Qaeda fighters to command operations in Ghazni province.


Opium Revenue Rises 133% in 2011




Afghan boy suicide bombers tell how they are brainwashed into believing they will survive




From Prison To Kabul's Presidential Palace




Pakistan - Women in tribal areas still live in fear




NATO Envoy Calls for Afghan-led Peace Talks