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American officials are welcoming a Taliban statement that the Afghan insurgents will set up an office in the Persian Gulf state of Qatar. The move is being seen as a first step toward peace talks aimed at reconciling the Taliban and the Western-backed...
From Staff And Wire ReportsWASHINGTON - As the United States pounded targets in Afghanistan for a fourth day, U.S. forces launched their heaviest attack against the capital, Kabul, igniting explosions around a Taliban military academy, artillery units and suspected terrorist camps....
Associated PressKABUL, Afghanistan -- Pushing to snatch the elusive leader of Afghanistan's deposed Taliban, American forces have launched a mission to capture Mullah Mohammed Omar, probably in the rugged mountains northwest of Kandahar, the interim prime minister said....
Tags: Defense, George W. Bush, Hamid Karzai, Al-Qaeda, Pakistan
Tribune staff reporterThe commander of the American war effort in Afghanistan said troops will leave the mountainous region of Tora Bora by midweek without finding clues to the whereabouts of Osama bin Laden. Gen. Tommy Franks said the weekslong search of the eastern region...
Tags: Indonesia, Defense, Hamid Karzai, Al-Qaeda, Afghanistan
Associated PressKABUL, Afghanistan - U.S. jets pounded a Taliban mountain hide-out yesterday, killing at least 14 insurgents in the deadliest air assault since rebels launched a series of strikes against Afghan government targets, U.S. and Afghan officials said....
From Wire ReportsKABUL, Afghanistan - U.S. bombs killed the Taliban's intelligence chief, the new Afghan government confirmed yesterday, and a tribal commander reported that negotiations were under way for the surrender of the ousted Taliban supreme leader, Mullah...
From Wire ReportsWASHINGTON - U.S. bombers struck a military compound yesterday in eastern Afghanistan where members of Osama bin Laden's terrorist network were regrouping, the Pentagon said. It was the first American airstrike in almost a week. The strike reflected a U....
Sun National StaffWASHINGTON - Two Navy F-14 Tomcat warplanes attacked an armored convoy yesterday that had been spotted near an airstrip where U.S. Marines had just landed, according to a Navy spokesman. The Tomcats destroyed some of the 15 vehicles, which included tanks...
Tags: George W. Bush, Vehicles, Afghanistan, Prisons, Osama bin Laden
Knight Ridder/tribuneWASHINGTON - While President Bush marshals congressional and international support for invading Iraq, a growing number of military officers, intelligence professionals and diplomats in his own government privately have deep misgivings about the...
Tags: Iraq, Defense, George W. Bush, Saddam Hussein, Condoleezza Rice
From Wire ReportsWASHINGTON -- Osama bin Laden was shown on television yesterday afternoon declaring that "America is full of fear" and would never be safe and secure until Palestinians feel safe and secure. "America was hit by God in one of its softest spots. America is...
Associated PressKANDAHAR, Afghanistan - Afghanistan's interim leader promised yesterday that fugitive Taliban leader Mullah Mohammed Omar will be tracked down, even as reports said the cleric may have eluded capture and fled to another province. Meanwhile, two members...
Sun National StaffWASHINGTON - The United States bombed a building in a residential neighborhood of Baghdad yesterday where Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, his two sons and senior members of his government were believed to be meeting, U.S. officials said last night. "We...
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