Najmuddin Faraj Ahmad, a.k.a. Mullah Krekar, was sentenced to five years in prison for making death threats; he immediately appealed the sentence. Krekar founded Ansar al Islam in Iraq, but humanitarian reasons prevent Norway from deporting him there.
The ANSF Order of Battle
A breakdown of the structure and units in the Afghan National Security Forces.
The Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan
A look at the Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan's top leaders.
The Quetta Shura
A look at the Afghan Taliban's top leaders, military councils, and committees.