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EXCLUSIVE Top Republican slams Biden administration after American weapons left to the Taliban during disastrous ...

The Daily Mail 31 Jan 2023
'House Republicans warned this would happen yet there was zero oversight or investigation into Biden's disastrous withdrawal from Afghanistan under Nancy Pelosi,' he told DailyMail.com ... Emron Musavi, an Indian army spokesperson in Srinagar, the capital of Indian Kashmir, said the two groups had used Afghanistan for training.
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The Taliban requires that all mannequins' heads be covered or cut off. Interviews with locals ...

Business Insider 31 Jan 2023
A mannequin's head is covered in a dress shop in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Dec ... AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi Veiled and headless mannequins are a ubiquitous sight in fashion shops across Afghanistan ... Being a woman in Afghanistan means being invisible ... In Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, mannequins were once a symbol of fashion and culture.
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What's behind the Pakistani Taliban's deadly insurgency?

Journal Review 31 Jan 2023
Before Monday’s bombing, the TTP had repeatedly warned police not to take part in operations against its fighters in Peshawar, the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering Afghanistan ... TTP fighters used to hide in Pakistan's tribal northwest and also had sanctuary in Afghanistan, but they mostly lived a fugitive existence.
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Death toll in Pakistan mosque bombing rises to 59

La Prensa Latina 31 Jan 2023
No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack in the capital of the restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering Afghanistan ... Pakistan has witnessed a surge in militant attacks since the Taliban seized power in neighboring Afghanistan.
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Pakistan mosque blast death toll rises to 92 as country faces ‘national security crisis’

Egypt Independent 31 Jan 2023
The blast Monday is the latest sign of the deteriorating security situation in Peshawar, capital of the restive Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province that borders Afghanistan and the site of frequent attacks by the Pakistani Taliban, known as Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) ... Afghanistan.”.
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Pakistan mosque blast death toll rises to 88 as militants reverse claim of responsibility

CNN 31 Jan 2023
Conflicting claims The blast Monday is the latest sign of the deteriorating security situation in Peshawar, capital of the restive Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province that borders Afghanistan and the site of frequent attacks by the Pakistani Taliban, known as Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP).
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Death toll from Pakistan mosque bombing rises to 90 as rescue op. continues

Press TV 31 Jan 2023
According to officials, at least 170 people were wounded in the high-intensity explosion and many others were still stuck under the debris of the mosque in Peshawar, the capital of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering Afghanistan. Up to 400 people were praying at the time of the explosion ... A powerful bomb explosion at a busy mosque in Pakistan.
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Tony Sanders to become Illinois superintendent of education

Dispatch Argus 31 Jan 2023
A 9-year-old girl works in a brick factory on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Aug ... A Taliban fighter stands guard at the site of an explosion in front of a school in Kabul, Afghanistan, on April 19, 2022. It was one of several deadly explosions that have targeted educational institutions in Afghanistan's capital.
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Illinois appellate court upholds restraining order on gun ban

Dispatch Argus 31 Jan 2023
A 9-year-old girl works in a brick factory on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Aug ... A Taliban fighter stands guard at the site of an explosion in front of a school in Kabul, Afghanistan, on April 19, 2022. It was one of several deadly explosions that have targeted educational institutions in Afghanistan's capital.
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Blast rips through police mosque in northwest Pakistan, killing at least 44

The Spokesman-Review 30 Jan 2023
... in Afghanistan last August ... The Capital City Police compound in Peshawar is a high-security zone in this provincial capital near the border with Afghanistan and is close to the courts, provincial assembly, army barracks, governor’s house and chief minister’s residence.
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17 killed, 90 injured in Pakistan mosque bombing

La Prensa Latina 30 Jan 2023
No group immediately claimed the responsibility for the attack in the capital of the restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering Afghanistan ... Pakistan has witnessed a surge in militant attacks since the Taliban seized power in neighboring Afghanistan ... The Pakistani government has been claiming TTP leadership is hiding in Afghanistan.
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Suicide bomber kills 32 police officers in crowded Pakistani mosque

La Prensa Latina 30 Jan 2023
No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack in the capital of the restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering Afghanistan ... Pakistan has witnessed a surge in militant attacks since the Taliban seized power in neighboring Afghanistan ... The Pakistani government has been claiming TTP leadership is hiding in Afghanistan.
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Suicide bomber kills 44 worshipers in crowded Pakistani mosque

La Prensa Latina 30 Jan 2023
No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack in the capital of the restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering Afghanistan ... Pakistan has witnessed a surge in militant attacks since the Taliban seized power in neighboring Afghanistan ... The Pakistani government has been claiming TTP leadership is hiding in Afghanistan.
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What is behind the Pakistani Taliban’s deadly insurgency?

Irish Independent 30 Jan 2023
The bombing is likely to strain relations further between Pakistan and neighbouring Afghanistan’s Taliban rulers, who are sheltering the TTP leadership and fighters.Angered by Pakistan’s co-operation with Washington in the war on terrorism, the TTP was ...
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What’s behind the Pakistani Taliban’s deadly insurgency?

Artesia Daily Press 30 Jan 2023
Before Monday’s bombing, the TTP had repeatedly warned police not to take part in operations against its fighters in Peshawar, the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering Afghanistan ... TTP fighters used to hide in Pakistan’s tribal northwest and also had sanctuary in Afghanistan, but they mostly lived a fugitive existence.

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